Welcome to Andy Skeats, new Quality Manager for Haworth Castings, Romsey

Welcome to Andy Skeats, new Quality Manager for Haworth Castings, Romsey

Andy Skeats has been appointed Quality Manager for Haworth Castings, Romsey. Having spent over 40 years in engineering, manufacturing and care, as a fully committed Quality Manager, Andy has returned to the foundry industry with Haworth Castings.

Top interesting facts about gravity-die casting

Top interesting facts about gravity-die casting

In this blog, we’ll be looking at some key facts about gravity-die casting – otherwise known as permanent moulding or chill casting. This process is used to create intricately-shaped components for industrial applications in the defence, medical, energy and other sectors.

Choosing the right casting process

Choosing the right casting process

At Haworth Castings we use two main processess, namely sand casting and gravity die casting. The choice of casting process is generally determined by the production volume and the customers budget. There are some fundamental differences between these processes that also influence the decision. In this blog we take a look at each of these techniques in turn,

An Overview of Gravity Die Casting

An Overview of Gravity Die Casting

Gravity die casting is used to manufacture casting parts from non-ferrous materials such as aluminium or low-temperature alloys. The process is used to create intricately shaped components for a wide range of industrial applications in the defence, medical and energy sectors.