Production is based in two sites located at Krefeld and Ennepetal. At Krefeld the company specialises in sand casting from 2kg to 40 tonnes liquid weight. At Ennepetal the company manufactures investment casting and lost wax casting and can produce parts up to 70kg.
Schmolz + Bickenbach have also pioneered their own patented process of moulding using ceramic. (This process gives exceptional surface finish + resistance to corrosion)
The companies focus is on high end cast products and this is reflected in the materials offered. S+B core offering is in duplex, super duplex, stainless and chrome moly grades.
S+B can supply finish machines castings to customer drawings. With one of the most comprehensive machine shops of any foundry in Western Europe. The company’s capabilities include: boring, milling, turning welding.
As is to be expected from a company with emphasis on quality S+B’s NDT (non- destructive test) capability is among the best in the world. With the latest X-ray ultrasonic, dye-penetrant and CMM inspection, customers are assured of a quality product.
All casting can be heat treated with the company able to offer annealing and tempering and normalising.
Key markets are nuclear, oil and gas, rail, steelworks, turbines (steam and gas), renewables, pumps and valves, compressions.
SCHMOLZ + BICKENBACH GUSS PROVIDING QUALITY CASTING SOLUTIONS.