NMC operates a foundry plant for steel, ferrous and non-ferrous.
NMC has two sections;
(i) Coke fired cast iron cupola furnaces with a total nominal capacity of 6 tonnes per hour
- 1000kg induction furnace
- 250kg per hr
Induction furnace can do both steel and cast iron.
- 3 ton cupola oil fired
250kg induction – capable of casting both aluminum and bronzes.
To enable us be sure of the materials we are using, we have a metallurgical laboratory which is equipped with modern machines namely;
- Mass spectrometer
- Carbon analyser
- Hardness tester
- Crack detection