The Global Investment Casting Sector

Dean Group have been offering investment casting services for many years. This key manufacturing process allows for the production of parts for a wide range of industries and sectors, so it has a wealth of applications that makes it highly … Read more

Railway Castings: A Complete Investment Casting Service

The railway sector is a crucial transport and distribution network that requires the use of dependable, cost-effective and long-lasting equipment. After all, the parts used in the industry have to accommodate a range of applications, from freight to passenger railways, … Read more

The Benefits of Heat Treatment

During manufacturing, some materials might need to be involved in procedures that alter their grain structure. Heat treatments are a way of using controlled heating and cooling procedures to change metal’s physical properties and improve them to be used in … Read more

Dean Group Announces Brand Refresh

Dean Group are kicking 2020 off by refreshing our branding and marketing to maintain our growing position in the market. The current branding has been in place for 13 years, as it was first introduced in 2007. Over the years, … Read more

Raw Materials and the Top issues Concerning Them

Raw materials are incredibly important in metalwork. They need to be of the highest possible quality and it’s important to select the right metal for a particular casting, for instance. However, there are many other matters concerning them that we … Read more

A Guide to Surface Finishes

At Dean Group, we understand the importance of customer service and of adding value to our clients’ castings, be it through heat treatments, machining, assembly and surface treatments. Surface finishes and treatments are additional processes often used in die casting … Read more

Investment Casting in the Military and Defence Sector

The military and defence sector is key for the UK. According to the Ministry of Defence, the priorities of the sector from 2015 to 2020 are to protect its people, project its global influence, promote its prosperity, transform the way … Read more

2020 Vision: Upcoming Manufacturing Trends

Dean Group is looking ahead to what 2020 will bring and the future of manufacturing. We’re also looking to the trends that will define the next decade in the industry. After all, manufacturing is one of the key industries in … Read more

Investment Casting vs Die Casting

With so many metal casting processes used to produce parts and components for a variety of industries, it can be challenging to understand the differences between them. Dean Group specialises in investment casting, but this isn’t the only process we … Read more