About Elmacast

The foundry was established in 1956 and predominantly served the electrical motor industry suppling castings for motor casings. Over the years the foundry shifted its focus to supply products for the mining, agriculture, automobile and cement industries.

ELMACAST ENGINEERING (PTY) LTD, a proud level 2 BBBEE company, now specialises in high precision chrome alloy castings focusing specifically on grinding media, ground engaging tools and high wear products such as slurry pump casings and valves. We serve a wide and demanding customer spectrum within the Mining, Cement and Power Generation Industries. With our vast knowledge and experience in the casting of high chrome white irons, we are able to offer custom fit solutions to our clients.

With the latest upgrades to our facilities the foundry can now produce 2000 tons of grinding media per month in numerous sizes and chrome contents. The metallurgical laboratory on site offers a full range of testing and analysis to guarantee the quality of our final products, according to customer specifications. All heat treatment, tempering and final finishing is done on site to ensure we personally manage the full value chain from casting to final packaging.


To become the supplier of choice by leading the way in the chrome casting industry.


Establishing strategic partnerships with our customers to ensure our research and development is aligned to continuously exceed industry requirements and to offer the best value-in-use products.


Protecting and maintaining the health and safety of all persons working for and on behalf of the organisation and the community that surrounds us. Protecting the surrounding environment in which we operate from any impact that may arise from our operation and applying the principles of sustainable management. Producing a quality product that consistently meets the requirements of our customers.