40-875 Katowice, Poland
Phone +48 32 832 18 00
Polska Grupa Odlewnicza S.A. (Polish Foundry Group plc), the Group Parent Company develops strategic plans, oversees and directs its Operating Companies, Odlewnia Żeliwa Śrem S.A. (Śrem Iron Foundry plc), Pioma-Odlewnia Sp. z o.o. (Pioma Steel Foundry Ltd) and Kuźnia Glinik Sp. z o.o. (Glinik Forging Shop Ltd). It also provides shared support services such as advisory, administrative, accounting, HR and payroll and marketing.
Our Operating Companies focus on all casting and forging design and manufacturing related activities, including product design and alloy selection; in-house mold, die and tool design and fabrication; casting and forgings production, heat treatment, rough and finish machining and quality control and assurance. The Operating Companies have a strong culture of continuous improvement and utilize many progressive tools such as lean, six sigma, employee involvement and visual management systems.
Iron castings are made of the following material grades:
Iron castings are produced in sizes ranging from 0.5 kg to 30 MT and are supplied to many industries for applications such as brake drums, compressor bodies, engine blocks and housings, gearboxes, processing machines, counterweights, cylinders, pumps and valve flanges, industrial valves and turbine housings.
Total annual capacity is 60,000 MT of castings.
The steel castings are made of the following material grades:
Steel castings are produced in sizes ranging from 5 kg to 5 MT and are supplied for applications such as mining and construction machine components, industrial fixtures, gear wheels, gearboxes, track line gears, and other machine and equipment parts.
Total annual capacity is 11,000 MT.
Forgings are made of the following material grades:
Forgings are manufactured in a weight range from 0.20 kg to 150 kg (impression die), and from 0.50 kg to 8 MT (open die) and are supplied for applications such as mining equipment, ship engines, railway wagons, agriculture and automotive components, gearbox shafts and wheels, Oil & Gas drill bit bodies.
Total annual capacity is 15,000
Our castings and forgings can be supplied with a certificate of analysis stating their chemical composition, mechanical properties, as well as the results of non-destructive and metallographic tests as per customer requirements.
In addition to the production of castings and forgings, our range of services provided to external customers also includes:
Over the past 3 years PGO has invested €27 M to upgrade manufacturing equipment, safety and environmental controls and employee training programs to sustain our business, prepare for future growth and to better our employee base. These investments will all lead to PGO being a more reliable, long term, competitive partner for your casting and forging needs.
Our customers are manufacturing companies located across the Globe in diverse sectors and industries including:
The production processes performed at all Operating Companies are in compliance with Quality Management Systems which meets the requirements of ISO 9001. Our products comply with national and international quality standards ISO, DIN, PN-EN and ASTM as well a numerous industry quality certifications.
Our facilities are very attentive to the environment and are subject to comprehensive permits granted in accordance with EU Directive No 96/61/EC, also referred to as the IPPC (Integrated Pollution Prevention and Control) Directive. Furthermore, the Śrem Iron Foundry and Kuznia Glinik Forge Shop have been awarded ISO 14001 environmental certification.