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Christmas 2019 Closure

Christmas 2019 Closure

Please be advised our sales office will be closed from Midday Friday 20th December 2019 and will re-open at 08:30 on Thursday 2nd January 2020. We wish you a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from all the staff at Castech (UK) Ltd. If you require any further information, then please do not … Continued


Datron CNC Machine Arrival

Datron CNC Machine Arrival

In collaboration with Sylatech Limited, we are pleased to announce the arrival of the new Datron MLCube CNC machine. This high precision 40,000 rpm CNC machine will be able to machine components in high volume batches. The Datron has a traverse path (X/Y/Z) of 1,520 mm x 1,150 mm x 245 mm, with an automatic … Continued


Summer Holiday Closure 2019

Summer Holiday Closure 2019

For Summer Shutdown 2019, we will close our sales office on Friday 16th August at 15:00. We will re-open our Sales Office Tuesday 27th August 2019 at 08:30. All enquires received during this time will be processed and replied after. We apologise in advance for any inconvenience this closure may cause.    


Casting Metal Parts for Prototyping From 3D Prints

Casting Metal Parts for Prototyping From 3D Prints

Castech (UK) Ltd in collaboration with Sylatech Ltd Integrates 3D Printing to produce sample metal prototype parts for its customers. This allows them to test their design without having to invest in tooling ahead of the investment casting process. Sylatech’s soluble investment casting plaster mould together with the Ultimaker 3D printer gives you complete rapid prototyping … Continued


Increased CNC Machining Capacity

Increased CNC Machining Capacity

At Castech (UK) Ltd, we are pleased to announce an increase in CNC Machining capacity within our manufacturing division. Due to the addition of our latest Dugard Fanuc 760e  vertical machining centre. This is a 4-axis milling machine which can achieve optimum design and determine dynamic accuracy while rapid cutting at high spindle speeds therefore … Continued


Investment Casting And CNC Machining Capabilities

Investment Casting And CNC Machining Capabilities

Due to Castech/Sylatech continuous investment strategy, we are pleased to announce an increase in lost wax investment casting and CNC machining capacity. For more information on that then please do not hesitate to contact us today. At Castech (UK) Ltd we specialise in the manufacture and supply of precision cast & machined components supplied complete … Continued


Summer Holiday 2018

Summer Holiday 2018

For Summer 2018 Holiday, we will close our Sales Office on Monday 20th August until Friday 24th August.   We will re-open our Sales Office Tuesday 28th August 2018 at 08:30. During this holiday period, you are welcome to leave a voicemail message or send your enquiries via email to [email protected] All enquiries received during this time will … Continued


Castech (UK) Ltd Supports Scotty’s Little Soldiers

Castech (UK) Ltd Supports Scotty’s Little Soldiers

Castech (UK) Ltd is pleased to support the ‘Charity World Record Longest Rugby Match Attempt’. Its for Scotty’s Little Soldiers because they support the children of our fallen servicemen.   ‘Scottys Worldy Team 2018’ and Al Barnes sponsor Scotty’s Little Soldiers.   Please click the links for more information.


Christmas Shutdown 2017

Christmas Shutdown 2017

Please be advised our sales office will be closed from Midday Friday 22nd December 2017 and will re-open at 08:30 on Tuesday 2nd January 2018.   We wish you a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from all staff at Castech UK. 


Prototyping Investment Casting Sample Parts to Reduce Costs

Prototyping Investment Casting Sample Parts to Reduce Costs

Sylatech combined with Ultimaker are able to prototype sample parts for its customers, allowing them to test designs without having to invest in tooling ahead of the lost wax investment casting manufacturing process. This improves time and cost savings significantly as fewer tooling modifications are necessary. Partnered with the Ultimaker brand, Sylatech can use a … Continued