Sand Casting has been a key process in manufacturing for thousands of years and still accounts for approximately 70% of all castings. Whether Sand Casting is the best option for the production of a particular component will be dictated by considerations such as the required geometry, performance, alloy choice, production run, tolerance within specification and … Read more
Harsh Environments Castings
NovaCast has been providing harsh environment castings to the Offshore Petrochemical Industry for many years. As specialists in producing castings for safety-critical applications, NovaCast has manufactured components for products ranging from safety relief valves and explosion-proof enclosures to fracking pumps and safety couplings in Bronze and Aluminium. Our harsh environment credentials extent to castings for use in the nuclear and shipping/marine industries.
NovaCast operates a Quality Management System in accordance with its ISO9001:2008 certification and tests to international or customer specified standards, using a wide variety of mechanical, chemical and NDT techniques, including X-Ray, Ultrasound, Dye Penetration, Pressure testing and many others. Find out more about our Quality Assurance procedures here.