Penn-Mar Castings, Inc. - The Best Kept Secret in the Gray and Ductile Iron Industry.

Whether you are new to the industry or have been here for years, Penn-Mar Castings would like to take this opportunity to introduce our company - "The Best Kept Secret" in the Gray and Ductile Iron Castings Industry.

Penn-Mar Castings is a privately owned gray and ductile iron foundry which provides quality ductile iron and gray iron castings to a wide variety of industries worldwide at competitive prices. A foundry has been located on the current site for over 100 years, and Penn-Mar Castings has been under the current ownership for over 25 years. The management staff at our PA office has over 200 years of combined foundry experience, giving you the confidence that they know how to meet or exceed your current expectations.

As mentioned, Penn-Mar Castings is "The Best Kept Secret:, with production lead times of 3-6 weeks. We have been casting parts in the 150-3000 pound range since the 1960s. Penn-Mar Castings is a complete no-bake flaskless facility that specializes in highly complex cored iron castings. We currently employ approximately 100 people and we have the resources and capacity to meet the growing needs within the industry.

 

Expansion and Improvements

2015

Purchased 7500 sq. ft. warehouse for pattern storage

2006 - Penn-Mar Castings of Hanover PA - Gray/Ductile Cast Iron Foundry

2010

New Full service state of the art Metallographic Lab

2006 - Penn-Mar Castings of Hanover PA - Gray/Ductile Cast Iron Foundry

2010

Completion of Phase One- Mold Line Expansion. By relocating the molding line to a new 16,000 square foot building, this will improve the material flow and efficiency of the plant.

2006 - Penn-Mar Castings of Hanover PA - Gray/Ductile Cast Iron Foundry

2008 and beyond

Penn-Mar Castings is expanding their manufacturing complex in Hanover, PA by over 22,000 square feet. The additional square footage will be utilized in a four phase expansion over the coming years.

2008 and beyond - Penn-Mar Castings of Hanover PA - Gray/Ductile Cast Iron Foundry

2006

Renovated the cleaning room. GK sand cooler at reclaim sand tanks was installed.

2006 - Penn-Mar Castings of Hanover PA - Gray/Ductile Cast Iron Foundry

2005

Installed new Castec 300/500 Sand Mixer.

2005 - Penn-Mar Castings of Hanover PA - Gray/Ductile Cast Iron Foundry

2004

Upgraded furnace 1 & 2 control cabinet to 900 KW Tri-Line and replaced cooling system to closed loop system.

2004 - Penn-Mar Castings of Hanover PA - Gray/Ductile Cast Iron Foundry

2003

Installed double walled binder tank in climate controlled area. Replaced acid & binder supply tanks.

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2002

Upgraded Roll-A-Draw with new 7500 lb. model. A 3rd Pangborn 12LK1S Blast Machine was installed for reblast. A new overhead crane for 3rd Pangborn Machine was installed. A dust collection system, for Pangborn reblast machine and air filtration system for Cleaning area was installed.

2002 - Penn-Mar Castings of Hanover PA - Gray/Ductile Cast Iron Foundry

2000

Extended Cleaning Room by 1,000 square feet. Adjacent warehouse was purchased, which added 8,000 square feet.

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1997

Installed a new Ingersoll-Rand 300 HP Air Compressor. A new overhead crane was installed in the Paint Booth area. Four adjacent homes were purchased for future expansion.

1997Penn-Mar Castings of Hanover PA - Gray/Ductile Cast Iron Foundry

1996

Purchased an adjacent 4,000 square foot building. Part of this building was remodeled to house a laboratory complete with spectrometer. The remainder of this building is being used to improve our Maintenance Facility. The Mold assembly and Pouring building was expanded by 5,000 square feet to increase production area. This addition also included an additional overhead crane.

1996 - Penn-Mar Castings of Hanover PA - Gray/Ductile Cast Iron Foundry

1995

Added a 6,000 square foot building to contain the second Pangborn 12LK1S Blast and Sand Reclamation System complete with two 300 ton sand silos, sand transporting system, and dust collector. Loading dock facilities were also included in this addition along with a new overhead crane. A new Ingersoll-Rand 350 HP Air Compressor was installed.

1995 - Penn-Mar Castings of Hanover PA - Gray/Ductile Cast Iron Foundry

1994

Installed a second overhead crane in the Core Department. A second Pangborn 12LK1S Blast and Sand Reclamation System was added to the blast area.

1994 - Penn-Mar Castings of Hanover PA - Gray/Ductile Cast Iron Foundry

1993

Added an 8,000 square foot building for mold storage and mold cooling. Sand heater added to the Molding Department. Overhead charging crane with magnet and scale installed in the Melting Department. The overhead crane in the Cleaning Department was replaced.

1993 - Penn-Mar Castings of Hanover PA - Gray/Ductile Cast Iron Foundry

1992

Expanded the Melting Department by installing another Induction Furnace with power pack.

1992 - Penn-Mar Castings of Hanover PA - Gray/Ductile Cast Iron Foundry

Our company goal for each customer:

Engineering cost out of castingsEngineering the costs
out of your castings.

Assure lowest scrap rate.Assure the lowest scrap rate before costly machining is applied.

Reduce your on-site inventory quantities using PMC's casting bank.Reduce your on-site inventory quantities
with PMC’s just in time
delivery.

Reduce machining timeReduce machining time.

About Us - Penn-Mar Castings of Hanover PA - Manufacturing Casting Products for Multiple Markets

 

RefrigeratorRefrigerator
Air ConditioningAir Conditioning
Air ConditioningPumps and Compressors
Electric MotorElectric Motor
Mechanical Power Mechanical Power
Mechanical Power Transmission
Mechanical Power Marine
TransmissionBlacksmithing

 

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