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Strategic Business Unit

Superalloys


Description

Production of high-performance vacuum-refined alloys for use in aerospace and industrial gas turbine engines and other demanding commercial and industrial applications.


Materials

Nickel and cobalt based superalloys and ferrous alloys for investment casting


Principal markets

Industrial gas turbine - Airfoils and structural parts
Aerospace - Aeroengine rotating/non-rotating and structural parts
Automotive - Hot end wheels for turbochargers
Medical prostheses


Capacity

Vacuum induction melting up to 5500kg
Barstock diameters from 32mm to 175mm
Airmelting up to 2000kg
Air induction melting


Technology

Continuous casting of vacuum melted alloys
Fully equipped NAMAS approved analysis laboratory


Facilities

Vacuum induction furnaces: 1 x 500kg, 3 x 2800kg, 1 x 5500kg
Barstock grinding and cutting
Airmelting furnaces: 1 x 1000kg, 1 x 2000kg with degas hood
Metal mould ingot machine


Accreditations

BS EN ISO9001:2000, QS9000, ISO14001, UKAS/NAMAS, NADCAP
Rolls-Royce RR9000 SABRe, AETC, Howmet, Honeywell Engines & Systems, Allied Signal


Products

Superalloys (Cast) for the Aerospace market
Superalloys (Cast) for the Industrial gas turbine market
Superalloys (Cast) for the Petrochemical market
Superalloys (Cast) for the Specialist automotive market
Superalloys (Vacuum Induction Melted) for the Aerospace market
Superalloys (Vacuum Induction Melted) for the Industrial gas turbine market
Superalloys (Vacuum Induction Melted) for the Petrochemical market
Superalloys (Vacuum Induction Melted) for the Specialist automotive market

Location

Ross & Catherall Limited
Forge Lane
Killamarsh
Sheffield
S21 1BA
UK

Tel 44 (0)114 2486404
Fax 44 (0)114 2475999

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