FOUNDRY SERVICES

Lockbund

THE FOUNDRY

 

Our caring philosophy has meant high staff retention, now have a team of 17 staff who have accrued 140 years combined experience during our 23 years of trading.

This, we believe, makes for our higher standard of work, a superior quality product and happy, long-term clients.

FOUNDRY TEAM
SIMON ALLISON
Origination

ORIGINATION & RESCALING


We have all the traditional skills, combined with decades of knowledge covering all types of industrial process and aspect of rescaling, originisation & fabrication. Ideally located to take full advantage of Britain’s best motor sport and industrial manufacturing heritage, we are able to choose the most appropriate and affordable way to deal with the project in hand.

ORIGINISATION
Casting

LOST WAX CASTING
(in all non ferrous metals)

We pride ourselves on the quality of work achieved by consulting with the artist at key stages in the process. This ensures the originality of the artists work is upheld but also offers opportunity to alter aspects that might have been too difficult to achieve in the original medium.

LOST WAX CASTING
INDUCTION FURNACE
Fabrication

FABRICATION & PROJECT MANAGEMENT

Fabrication and project management when required is such an important part of the fine art casting process, not only structurally but aesthetically. Working alongside structural engineers we are able to what sometimes seems visually impossible. 

FABRICATION
PROJECT MANAGEMENT
Installation

DELIVERY & INSTALLATION

Our experienced team are able to handle any size of installation from temporary exhibition space to monumental public commissions. Being compliant with health and safety here in the UK has allowed us to work on many projects and to travel as far afield as Japan, Canada and New Zealand to oversee the installation of work by our clients. 

SITE INSTALLATION
DELIVERY UK & OVERSEAS
Restoration

RESTORATION & REPAIR

Whether working for artists, councils or private collectors we are able to offer our clients the highest standards of work.

 

Sympathetic restorations are completed by our experienced team of artisans and technicians. 

REPAIR
RESTORATION