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Construction Equipment

Goldens has had long lasting supplier relationships with the most recognized brands in the industry where our commitment to consistent quality, on time delivery and cost control has made us the supplier of choice. We utilize horizontally parted tight flask technology which allows us to make deep drawn molds and manufacture larger parts like transmission housings avoiding the use of cores in many cases.

Heavy Duty Trucks

We make some of the hardest working parts on the truck, where the suspension meets the frame. If your interest is in reducing cost and removing weight from the vehicle, we can help with the development of lightweight high strength Austempered Ductile Iron (ADI) components. Our vertically integrated machine shops also allow for a reduction in additional handling and shipping while giving us the flexibility to react to high volume truck production schedule changes.

Farm Machinery and Equipment

At Goldens’ we have the ability to perform horizontal machining up to 800mm, this allows us to cast and machine larger suspension pieces for tractors. Our 18″ deep flasks on the 48″X48″ 18″/18″ Sinto allows us to make large track wheels without the need for any core where others have to employ a lost foam process. We can also Austemper and Paint parts to our customers’ specifications. Goldens has been producing machined castings for America’s agriculture industry since 1882, our long experience and deep production capabilities provide the leaders of the industry the components they need to be competitive and successful.

Pumps Compressors and Valves

Built to withstand the demands of a wide range of pump applications, Goldens’ casts and machines components that ensure reliability. With over a hundred years of experience making components for installations around the world we are an excellent choice for all your machined casting needs. Our components are used for pumps in Fire Protection, Power Generation, Industrial or Commercial Applications, Agriculture, Food Processing or for Municipal use and many more.

Materials Handling Equipment

High quality material handling products are the result of applying advanced product development practices while making use of the latest materials, including Ductile Iron Castings. Apart from obvious ease of assembly advantages, the stiffness and weight of solid cast steer axles also help to reduce overall noise and vibration levels enhancing operator comfort. The excellent durability of cast assemblies versus welded fabrications has also been proven over a long time period. Our forklift axle components, wheels and suspension parts are cast and precision machined to withstand the most demanding applications.

Railroad Rolling Stock

Our brake components are used on virtually every major intercity passenger transit system in North America. We pour Ductile Iron to our customer’s exact material specifications following very strict porosity control processes, we then precision machine the components while continuously checking for consistency. The components we manufacture deliver safety, efficiency and passenger comfort time and again. Each product is developed following a arduous process that meticulously eliminates all possibility for mistakes ensuring flawless long term production. Our long experience in dealing with complicated castings in industries with very high quality demands helps us to meet and exceed our customer’s strictest quality requirements.

Oil and Gas Field Equipment

The Oil and Gas Field components we cast and machine are used in a large variety of applications from high-temperature shale-gas drilling machinery to remote deepwater rigging sites. Our parts help to deliver the complex solutions our customers are striving for, after more than 100 years of supplying cast iron components to this industry you can rely on us for the precision cast and machined Ductile Iron parts you need.

Industrial Power Drives and Gear

We make various Machined Ductile Iron parts used in specialty transmissions for off and on-road vehicles, such as military vehicles, airport rescue and fire fighting equipment, mobile drilling rigs, railroad support and maintenance equipment and drives for the steel and mining industries. Our customers also  manufacture power drives and machinery requiring top quality sheaves and bushings for oilfield and mud pumps applications.  These parts are cast and machined to the high standards required in the oil field and industrial production environment.

Highway Street and Bridge Construction

Our construction customers use our Ductile Iron casting  for linear drainage and utility trench systems with grating systems. We also make parts for traveling water screens, bar screens, fish screens, and many other intake products.