09 Sep Architectural Design Company joins the Cast Metals Federation
The newest foundry member for the Cast Metals Federation is Leander Architectural. The company manufactures and designs bespoke structures (including canopies & bandstands), street furniture, architectural castings, interpretation and wayfinding solutions and commercial signage.
The range of products made by the company is extensive and relies on in-house skills in design, pattern making, casting, structural and decorative fabrication, painting and finishing, blacksmithing, metal work restoration/repair & restoration consultancy. With their origins tracing back to 1874, the primary materials used by the company are aluminium, steel, bronze and iron.
“As an Architectural Metalwork business, with a small team in our foundry, we are looking forward to benefiting from the specific industry support and networks that are offered by being part of an organisation like the Cast Metals Federation,” says Gareth Roberts, CEO of Leander Architectural.
Pam Murrell, CMF Chief Executive welcomed the new company into membership, saying, “Leander Architectural are involved in some lovely projects and, whilst having a long heritage, they are clearly keen to develop into the future by bringing in a new generation of casting technicians to maintain the proud history of casting as a sustainable route to manufacture. This is just the kind of company we are pleased to welcome into membership”.