Ravenna Ductile Iron

Metal Technologies Ravenna Ductile Iron (RDI) facility is a ductile iron foundry specializing in high volume and high requirement castings. The quality and production system at this plant is set up to meet the requirements of castings for safety and braking applications.  A significant portion of the product at RDI is processed through automated trim cells or CNC grinders.   This contributes to a safer work environment for our employees and provides our customers with a consistent level of quality.

Facility Information

Capacity: 55,000 tons
Material: All standard grades of Ductile Iron including 100-70-03, 80-55-06, and 65-45-12
Melt: 3 Induction furnaces with 20 tons per hour capacity
Molding: One Disa 230-B molding line
One Disa 231-B molding line
Finishing: One 28 ft3 Tumble Blast
Two 34 ft3 Tumble Blasts
Four Automated Barinder CNC Grinding Units
One AFS High Capacity Flexible Fully Automated Trim & Inspection Cell
Two Neff Trim Processing Cells
Optical Brinell Tester
Sonic and Ultrasonic NDT Capability
Real Time X-Ray Unit
Quality: TS-16949 Registered

RDIPartsIndustries Served

Automotive, Commercial Vehicles, Rail, and Small Engine

Casting Type and Size

1 to 40 lbs. Small high volume castings

Product Expertise

Brake Anchor Brackets and Calipers, Bearing Caps, Crankshafts, Damper Hubs, End Yokes, Engine/Transmission Support Brackets, Idler Arms, Knuckles, Pinion Flanges, and Rear Drum in Hat Adaptors



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