Omega Foundry Machinery based in Peterborough, UK is very pleased to announce that a deal has been struck with the owners/directors of Warill Engineering Sales (Aust) Pty Ltd (WES) for the formation of a new company to service the foundry industry in Australia, New Zealand and parts of S E Asia.
The new company called WES Omega Foundry Machinery Pty, will be based out of the existing WES premises located in Dandenong, Australia. The company will be headed by Les Craig (Managing Director) and Peter Dimopoulos (Technical Director)
The new company will be in a position to manufacture the Omega product range along with the continuation of the existing WES equipment.
Products such as mould handling and reclamation will be significantly bolstered by this formation and it is planned to erect a pilot plant for the testing of local foundries sand by both thermal and secondary attrition means.
Sales and servicing of Omega equipment will be conducted by Cast Metal Services as normal.
This is the latest in a line of JV’s and acquisitions in recent years by Omega that are intended to strengthen its global presence by providing locally manufactured equipment and support.