1970 - 1975

1970

Precicast was founded


Production of small textile machine components.

Indirect Arc Furnaces.

Production area

1200 m2

Employees

30

Products

- Texile machine components

1975 - 1980

 

Production of hip implants in Co based alloys.

Production of aeronautical components (cast in air).
Installed our first roll-over induction furnace.

Created our first Quality Department.

Production area

5200 m2

Employees

100

Products

- Implants (Hips and knees)
- Aeronautical parts (air melted)

1980 - 1990

Production of hip and knees implants.

Beagn casting Nickel based alloys under vacum, enabling us to become an important supplier to the aeronautical sector.

1986

Recived our first Quality System Qualification.

Production area

10'000 m2

Employees

200

Products

- Implants (Hips and Knees)
- Aeronautical parts (vacuum melted)

1990 - 1999

Huge expansion into high integrity castings for Industrial Gas Turbine.
Major Programs were GE's F404 and ABB's GT 11 & 13.
Major Customers were ABB, GE-NP, SIEMENS, FIAT AVIO and RR.

 

Recivied numerous Special Process and System Certifications from OEMs.

Focused on larger and more complex configuration structural components for land based gas turbines, such as GT 24/26, 94.3, GE7FA and W501F
and for aerospace turbines, such as CFM 56 and RR710.

1999

PCB SA was founded together with ITP

Production area

20'000 m2

Employees

320

Products

- Castings for industrial gas turbines
- Aeronautical parts (vacuum melted)

2000 - 2010

2005

Foundation of Engimics company for the productin of complex ceramic cores, necessary for manufacturing of gas turbine airfoils.

Started producing the latest generation of Turbine Blades and Vanes in SC, DS and Equiax grains.
Utilizing complex Ceramic cores became strategically important.

90% of our production is designated to the IGT market.
Major Customers include Alstom, Snecma, Siemens, Ansaldo Energia, and Sulzer.

Production area

25'000 m2

Employees

534

Products

- Castings for industrial gas turbines
- Aeronautical parts (vacuum melted)
- Blades in EQX, SX, DS

2010 - TODAY


50% of our production is designated to the IGT market and the other half to Aviation Gas turbine market.

2013

Foundation of Effetre srl – Romania
Post casting activity

2016

Fundation of Precicast Additive SA – Switzerland
3d metal printing

Production area

30'000 m2

Employees

800

Products

  • Structural components & airfoils per IGT & Aeroengine