Foundry industry

We supply the most commonly used raw materials, devices, and accessories for the foundry industry. Our selection consists of high-quality materials and we work with suppliers that enable flexible collaboration regardless of delivery volumes. We have decades of experience in smelting, molding and cleaning operations and their challenges and related solutions.

Products
Alloying and charging
Molt processing agents
Molding and core production
Machines and devices
Aluminum, copper, and brass
Fire-resistant materials

• Ferrochrome
• Ferromolybdenum
• Ferromanganese
• Ferroboron
• Ferric sulfate
• Ferrosilicon
• Ferroniobium
• Ferrovanadium
• Ferrophosphorus
• Ferrotitanium
• Silicon manganese
• Nickel
• Chrome
• Manganese
• Molybdenum
• Tin
• SiC
• CaSi
• CaSiMn
• Carbon-free iron
• Hydrogenated alloys (Cr, Mn, V)
• Etc.

High-quality, low-phosphorus pig iron for the production of spheroid graphite iron (nodular pig iron).

Jari Paulasuo
Deputy Executive Director
+358 40 016 1613
jari.paulasuo(at)mecatrade.fi
Alloys, metallurgy
Ville Paulasuo
Product Manager
+358 40 047 1830
ville.paulasuo(at)mecatrade.fi
Alloys, nickel

Elkem’s Nodularizers and inoculants for manufacturing all types of cast iron

Manufacturer: Elkem

High-quality, low-sulfur graphite and low-nitrogen calcined petroleum coke.
The grain size can be selected from amongst several options to suit the user’s needs.

Slag remover for cast iron and steel

Jari Paulasuo
Deputy Executive Director
+358 40 016 1613
jari.paulasuo(at)mecatrade.fi
Alloys, metallurgy

Furan and alkaline phenolic resins, Cold Box resins

Manufacturer:EUROTEK

Foam filters for steel, iron, and aluminum casting.

Manufacturer: LANIK

Casting frames for manual and automated molding lines

Manufacturer: e-form

Ceramic casting system components

Manufacturer: FAUCHON-BAUDOT

For molding and core production. Deliveries in large bags or as bulk goods.
Chromite can also be used for other applications.

Made in South Africa

High-quality water- and alcohol-soluble mold and core coatings for spraying, dipping and brushing of steel and iron.

An extensive selection of core supports with various dimensions and designs.
Tin, aluminum and stainless versions are available.

Durable, easy-to-apply core glue.

Manufacturer:VEMEK, SPEFORM

Exothermic and insulating feeders, small feeders, and powders for all foundry applications.
No harmful, carcinogenic fibers.

Manufacturer: JODOVIT, GTP SCHÄFER

Flexible gas removal tubes, ideal for use with cold-curing binders

Release agents for green sand, cold- and heat-setting sand and for precision casting.

Manufacturer: ACMOS, EUROTEK

Ready-to-use asbestos-free seal strips for molds Manufacturer: SPEFORM

Michael Forsblom
Product Manager
+358 40 139 7312
michael.forsblom(at)mecatrade.fi
Foundry raw materials and equipment

High-quality induction furnaces for foundries
Size range: 0.5–35 tons
Several systems, from a simple single converter system to melt-and-hold systems.
We can also upgrade your old furnace by installing new electrical systems, for example

Manufacturer: EGES

Casting, processing and converter ladles

Manufacturer: IDEAL MODEL

Sand mixers, sand reclaimer machines, filter systems…complete molding lines for no-bake resin molding
We can also upgrade your old machines, and we offer spare parts for a wide range of devices and machines

All blasting solutions

Manufacturer: LAMEF

Lining and bottom vibrators for melting furnaces
Automated vibrator-lifting devices

Manufacturer: KLEIN

Ari Arjala
Product Manager
+358 50 030 3691
ari.arjala(at)mecatrade.fi
Foundry raw materials and equipment
Michael Forsblom
Product Manager
+358 40 139 7312
michael.forsblom(at)mecatrade.fi
Foundry raw materials and equipment

Primary aluminum and primary alloy bars

Tin bronze TP-10
Brass
Copper, tin and zinc

Molt processing agents and coatings for aluminum and copper casting

Manufacturer: Schäfer Metallurgy

Ari Arjala
Product Manager
+358 50 030 3691
ari.arjala(at)mecatrade.fi
Foundry raw materials and equipment

Crucibles for the casting of aluminum and other metals

Bio-soluble and ceramic fiber sheets and boards

For lining induction furnaces. Standard thin micanite or mica laminates

Manufacturer: ELMELIN

High-quality fire-resistant pastes and coating materials for all foundry applications: melting furnaces, ladles, holding furnaces, chutes, heat-treatment kilns; for iron, steel, aluminum, copper and brass; dry pastes, casting pastes, core pastes, specialty pastes, and patches.

Manufacturer: EKW REFRACTORIES

Michael Forsblom
Product Manager
+358 40 139 7312
michael.forsblom(at)mecatrade.fi
Foundry raw materials and equipment