GF Casting Solutions Leipzig GmbH

Iron sandcasting

Leipzig

Since 1995, GF Casting Solutions runs the foundry that is home to Europe’s largest moulding box for machine-moulded castings. However, the foundry was founded in 1887 as Meier & Weichelt company. Nowadays, there are about 255 employees producing large and heavy castings components with a production capacity of 65,000 tons/ year.

Materials

Cast iron with nodular graphite to DIN EN 1963 e.g.

  • EN-GJS-400-18-LT
  • EN-GJS-400-15
  • EN-GJS-450-10
  • EN-GJS-500-7
  • EN-GJS-600-3

Certification

  • EN ISO 9001
  • ISO TS 16949
  • DIN EN ISO 14001
  • OHSAS 18001
  • DIN EN ISO 50001

Quality Assurance

  • Material analysis laboratory
  • Three-coordinate measuring instruments
  • Laser scanner with evaluation software
  • Testing devices for ultrasound and hardness testing, and for magnetic particle testing

Production program

Machine-moulded cast components for commercial vehicles, construction equipment, agricultural and forestry machinery, wind power stations, engines, industrial robots, textile and printing machines.

Special Features

  • Computer-aided design (CAD) and manufacturing (CAM)
  • Supplier of ready-to-fit subassemblies weighing between 100 and 1,000 kg
  • Iron foundry with Europe’s largest moulding box for machine-moulded casting Dimensions:
    2,500 x 1,600 x 500
  • Machinery and assembly of certain product families
  • Great experience with change-over from welding to iron casting construction

Address

GF Casting Solutions Leipzig GmbH
Georg-Fischer-Strasse 2
04249 Leipzig
Germany

info dot le dot cs #at# georgfischer dot com

Matthias Heinrich
Managing Director
GF Casting Solutions Leipzig GmbH