About Our Trusted Illinois Foundry
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Cast Technologies History

Cast Technologies is one of the oldest machining shops in the country and a leading Illinois foundry. Founded In 1887 by E.B. Hazen, the company was originally called The Brass Foundry and Furnace Co.

In the last 134 years, the company has grown to one of the foremost and most experienced non-ferrous foundries in the country. We’re a third-generation family-owned business, with capabilities to service Fortune 500 companies nationwide. Our company is known for having a personal touch, family traditions, and an eye on the future

With over 250,000 Sq. Ft. of shop and office space, we are headquartered in Peoria, Illinois – a prime location for shipping to all of our customers. We are proud of our quality record and will happily share it with you at any time. We feel that in order for quality to be “a given”, it first needs to be a priority. At Cast Technologies we make supplying a quality casting our #1 priority.

Why Work With Us On Your Next Project?

Cast Technologies has the manufacturing expertise to take on your most challenging project from prototype to production. Take advantage of our in-house machine shop and foundry, which allows for full control of the production from ingot to completed part. We offer:

  • Improved quality control – No worrying about lost time machining a bad casting or machining a good casting wrong
  • Quick response – The vertical integration between our foundry and machining teams allows for immediate, real-time response to an ever-changing production environment. This strategic advantage allows Cast Technologies instantaneous flexibility to meet changes in our customer’s requirements.
  • One source control – We cast it, we machined it, we are responsible for it!
Cast Technologies focuses on providing cost-effective, quality castings, on-time, and on budget. Our in-house machine shop is fully equipped to get the job done right…the first time!

Contact Cast Technologies Today

Cast Technologies is the Illinois foundry that is here to meet your needs. Please review our capabilitiesprevious projects and contact us with any questions you may have via our estimate form or by calling our office. We would love to work with you on a quote for your next project.

Management and Staff

When you choose Cast Technologies to cast your products, you will be getting the combined knowledge, experience and expertise that comes from 134 years of continuous business. Please meet the people that provide the quality products and services we offer:
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Tara Mehlenbeck


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Kathy Elwell

Phil Zerwer

Operations Manager

Human Resources/Safety

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Mike Blank

Machine Shop Manager

Drew Howell

IT Administrator

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Mary Tribbett


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Kristin Wilson

Sales / Cost Analysis

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Customer Operations

Awards & Qualifications

Cast Technologies is committed to developing and maintaining the company by focusing on utilizing continuous improvement and innovation to provide the highest attainable level of excellence and value to the customer. We are honored to be the recipient of the following awards and designations.
DNV Cerification
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