Nuova Fonderia di Castenedolo production takes place in the company plant of 280,000 m2 - of which 20,000 m2 covered - located in an area very close to Brescia.
Large and diversified, the foundry’s production is made of: ingot moulds, slag pots, plates, counter plates, tundish covers, sprues, hot tops, grounds, hematite cast iron fly-wheels up to 100 T/each and spheroidal cast iron up to 30 T.
Cores and sand and resin patterns are made thanks to the production capacity of three mixers.
Nuova Fonderia di Castenedolo casting plants can reach a yearly output of 25,000 tons overall, with the use of three electric furnaces of 50 tons, 65 tons and 22 tons.
Casting is made with pneumatic reversing ladles, with capacities varying from 10 to 55 tons.
Workings are made with 2 vertical lathes, 4 boring machines of which 2 CNC, 1 2000x2000 hacksaw and 1 GF 100 T sandblast.
Thanks to the quality of work carried out in each department and in the different production phases taking place in patterns and cores, casting plants and tapping and in other workings departments, the foundry got EN ISO 9001:2008 quality certification.