Decatur Foundry, Inc.

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Decatur, IL  |  217-429-5261

Decatur Foundry is a premier provider of high-quality castings in Decatur, Illinois. The company specializes in the production of Grey Iron Castings, which are widely used in a variety of industries, including agriculture, construction, energy, and transportation. Decatur Foundry has been in business for over 70 years and has built a reputation for its commitment to quality, innovation, and customer service.

Grey Iron Castings are known for their excellent strength, durability, and resistance to wear and tear. They are used in applications that require high-strength components, such as engine blocks, transmission cases, brake drums, and suspension parts. Decatur Foundry has the expertise and capabilities to produce Grey Iron Castings in a wide range of sizes, shapes, and complexities. The company has a team of highly skilled engineers and technicians who use the latest technologies and tools to design and manufacture castings that meet the specific requirements of its customers.

Decatur Foundry's Grey Iron Castings are made using a highly efficient and cost-effective process known as green sand casting. This process involves creating a mold made of sand, clay, water, and other additives, into which molten iron is poured. The molten iron solidifies within the mold, creating a casting that is then removed and cleaned. Decatur Foundry has invested heavily in state-of-the-art equipment and processes to ensure that its Grey Iron Castings are of the highest quality and consistency.

In addition to its Grey Iron Castings, Decatur Foundry offers a wide range of value-added services, including machining, assembly, and testing. The company has a fully equipped machine shop with the latest CNC machines and tools, which enables it to provide precision machining services to its customers. Decatur Foundry's assembly and testing capabilities include painting, plating, heat treatment, and non-destructive testing, ensuring that its castings meet the highest quality standards.

Decatur Foundry is committed to sustainability and environmental responsibility. The company has implemented various initiatives to reduce its environmental footprint, including recycling and waste reduction programs, energy-efficient equipment, and environmentally friendly materials.

In summary, Decatur Foundry is a leading provider of Grey Iron Castings with a long history of quality, innovation, and customer service. The company's commitment to excellence is reflected in its state-of-the-art equipment and processes, highly skilled workforce, and broad range of value-added services. Whether you need a small or large Grey Iron Casting, Decatur Foundry has the capabilities and expertise to meet your needs.

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Iron Castings

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