Shakespeare Foundry Limited

Established in 1982, Shakespeare Foundry is a specialist in the manufacture of Heat and Wear Resistant castings for the Cement Manufacturing and Mineral Processing industries.

The company also produces high and low alloy steel castings, to internationally recognised specifications, for General Engineering applications including Defence, Rail, Petrochemical, Mining, Power Generation, Waste Recycling and Fluid Control.

Shakespeare Foundry operates manufacturing facilities in Bolton, UK and Alexandria, Egypt. Both plants use the latest materials and technology, providing the quality and flexibility to satisfy both long term supply agreements and urgent breakdowns.

The experienced and highly skilled staff at both plants, together with a network of agents, are supported by the head office in UK and a satellite office in Cairo. Together they successfully export to

Shakespeare Foundry produces steel alloy castings up to 500kgs to all international standards. The flexible approach to scheduling allows, in the case of a customer break down, the introduction of short lead time runs without affecting planned production runs. The aim is to satisfy every eventuality faced by customers.


Castings are produced in chemically bonded boxless sand moulds. The resin binders ensure rigid high quality moulds, giving excellent surface finish and faithful reproduction of the pattern dimensions.

The process is very carefully controlled and conformity to specification is maintained with the use of a spectrometer prior to pouring of each melt.

in excess of 30 countries worldwide.


Shakespeare have the facilities to provide all the peripheral activities needed to give a one stop shop approach to the supply of components.

  • Machining
  • Fabrication
  • NDT
  • Heat Treatment
  • Stress Analysis
  • 3D Modelling
  • Facility Audits
  • Installation Supervision
  • Consignment Stocking

Shakespeare Foundry is committed to finding solutions to the ever increasing demands encountered by their customers. With over thirty years experience, Shakespeare’s focus on quality, cost and delivery guarantees an unrivalled service.


Shakespeare Foundry Limited
Shakespeare House
Salop Street

Tel: + 44 (0)1204 396888
Fax: +44 (0)1204 382441

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