Shell CastingsOverview


Francis W. Birkett continues to supply precision shell-cast components in heat, wear and corrosion resistant alloys. Castings are produced at our sister company, J. T. Price; our customers can have confidence in the supply chain whilst benefitting from a single source of supply.

Shell castings are renowned for their close tolerances and tight grain structure, making them ideal for small to medium weight high-precision parts that require excellent dimensional accuracy and high productivity rate. Our automated process allows for short lead times and flexibility of volume for our customers.

FWB regularly supplies shell-cast components for the following:

  • Pumps
  • Valves
  • Gas & water fittings
  • Architectural
  • Medical equipment