Industrial Castings

The Besser foundry produces industrial and agricultural casting that exceed your expectations. 

The Besser foundry produces industrial and agricultural castings that exceed your expectations. Besser offers a loose or mounted cope and drag foundry with green sand and air set capabilities. Located in Boone, Iowa USA, Besser has produced castings for a wide range of industries including:

  • Concrete
  • Construction
  • Oil & Gas
  • Waterworks
  • Power Generation
  • Agriculture
  • Wind Energy
  • Transit
  • Gears
  • Electrical Motors
  • Power Transmissions
  • Pumps
  • Valves
  • Machinery
  • Truck

Products produced are varied and include water body and valve castings, pumps, housings, split casings and gear boxes. All industrial castings are competitively priced and delivered promptly. 

We offer a complete range of tongue and groove pallets and headers with diameters ranging from ID 12˝ – 156˝ (300 mm - 3900 mm) with round, arch and elliptical shapes. Our joint designs include O-ring, single offset, mortar or steel end ring. We produce Ni-Hard mixer blades, liners and trowel segments as well as joint rings for the entire concrete products industry.


Our highly skilled machinists operate a full line of vertical milling machines up to 156˝ and three-axis CNC machining centers along with a fully-equipped pattern shop dedicated to maintaining your patterns.


  • Gray iron Cl 25 to Cl 45 ASTM grade A 48; casting range: 75 – 10,000 lbs (34 - 4536 kg)
  • Ductile iron ASTM grade A 536 ranging from 60-40-18 to 100-70-03 as cast or heat treated; casting range: 50 – 5,000 lbs (23 - 2268 kg)
  • Slow-mold cooling and/or oven stress relieve castings

For more information, contact:

Besser at +1.989.354.4111
Denny Anderson (ext. 4115), 
Amanda Kramer (ext. 4152),