Various castings; Pump Bowls, Impellers, Guards, Bodies, etc.
Fully machined and tested Naval castings for valves, deck fittings and other components are produced in gunmetal and nickel aluminium bronze to Class 1 standards.
Cast & machined deck fittings
Large Valve body at pressure test

Aluminium Bronze valve body undergoing pressure test.

Many sculptors, artists and public authorities commission work from our foundry.

Shown is J.D. Fergussons's "Torse d'une Femme" outside the Fergusson Gallery in Perth.

Torse d'une femme

A wide variety of general and marine engineering castings are produced at Archibald Young Ltd. 


Francis runner cast & machined

Francis runner at machine shop inspection.

A wide range of artistic and architectural castings can be produced using craft techniques Cast window grilles These cast aluminium window grilles were supplied to the Sheriff Court Buildings in Edinburgh.
Castings are produced either from customers' tooling or from tooling manufactured in-house to customers' drawings.  We have the capability to cast most metals, with the exception of steel, in all grades to British standards including European or American equivalents.  Proof and finish-machined castings can be supplied from our machine shop which is fully equipped for turning, milling and drilling.
Product Summary
Railings Bowls Billets
Impellers Grates Statues
Guards Bodies Bushes
Casings Pumps Plaques
Bearing Flanges Adaptors
Gears Valves Vents
Covers T Pieces
Main Markets Served
Engineering General Lighting Marine/Offshore/Fishing
Mining/Quarrying  Ornamental/Architectural/Art Petrochemical
Power Generation  Shipbuilding Water/Fluid Handling


The above lists are not exhaustive but are merely a guidance to the types of products that we continuously make.

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