Mining is a highly complex industry with intensive, risk-prone and unpredictable operations.
Parts for greater cost savings, shorter lead times
To help you address your greatest challenges and remain competitive, Elyria Foundry offers high-quality casting solutions designed to reduce your costs and deliver parts faster.
From new installations to replacement parts, we cast to near net shape for substantial cost savings and shorter lead times. We produce large castings for vertical roller mills and other grinding installations. Specific castings include grinding tables and associated components, which can weigh as much as 200,000 pounds.
The Elyria Foundry Difference
Our team is well versed to meet the complex needs of the mining industry.
We manufacture ball and SAG (semiautogenous) mill castings ranging from one piece full-head (integral) units to trunnions and multiple-section head segments. We produce large castings for vertical roller mills and other grinding installations, including grinding tables and associated components, which can weigh as much as 200,000 pounds.
As an alternative to traditional steel-fabricated gears, we have developed expertise in producing large ductile iron gear blanks for mining and mineral processing applications.
- Ductile iron gears with a minimum hardness up to 285 Brinell hardness
- Gear blanks up to 26 feet in diameter, and rated from 400 to 3,750 horsepower
- Bearing bases, caps, gears, trunnion liners, and many other castings used in ore and minerals grinding equipment