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Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from ISL

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from ISL

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from Impregnation Services Limited. Thank you to all our customers and suppliers for their continued support over the past 12 months. We look forward to working with you in what will be a prosperous 2024! We're closing for Christmas...

Busy Summer at ISL

Busy Summer at ISL

It has been a busy summer for Impregnation Services Limited! For over 50 years, we have been the go-to vacuum impregnation specialists, able to impregnate your castings using our on-site twin impregnation lines, which ensures 100% uptime.  Do you work regularly...

Forklift Driver Recertification Success

Forklift Driver Recertification Success

Congratulations to our very own Mario Shaw, who has passed his forklift driver recertification test earlier this month. Mario, who has been a member of our team since 2011, is our Workshop Manager, and is instrumental to the smooth running of our casting impregnation...

Q&A with Justin Benson

Q&A with Justin Benson

We recently sat down with Justin Benson, Managing Director of Impregnation Services Limited, to discuss his history at the company, what sets Impregnation apart from its competitors, and their new investment in pressure testing services.  Tell us about...

Impregnation Services Limited: A Year in Review

Impregnation Services Limited: A Year in Review

The past 12 months saw Impregnation Services Limited grow from strength to strength. Some key events for Impregnation Services Limited in 2022 include: Acquisition – Impregnation Services Limited demonstrated its commitment to continued growth and investment in its...

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from Impregnation Services Limited

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from Impregnation Services Limited

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from Impregnation Services Limited. We would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your continued support during 2022, and look forward to working with you in the New Year! We will be closed for the festive break from 10am...

Vacuum Impregnation: The Cost Effective Solution

Vacuum Impregnation: The Cost Effective Solution

When casting a part out of metal, defects known as porosity can be obtained due to a variety of reasons. “Mainly, the porosity in castings seems to be entrained air bubbles, although sometimes it is a more uniform dispersion of biofilms partly or fully inflated with a...

What is porosity in Pressure Die Casting and how can this be fixed

What is porosity in Pressure Die Casting and how can this be fixed

Pressure die casting is the quickest and most cost-effective way to make high volumes of parts, normally in nonferrous metals such as aluminium, zinc or magnesium. Die cast parts are consistently dimensionally accurate, have excellent surface finishes which in turn...

Equipment Design & Development

Equipment Design & Development

Do you know that we have experience in designing, developing and refurbishing vacuum impregnation and other aligned machinery.  If  have a project in mind we can help, just give us a call on 0161 344 1004. Click here to browse our latest innovations....

The casting process explained

The casting process explained

Casting is a fundamental technique in the metalworking process and is at the heart of many industries and products throughout the world. Not to be confused with other techniques such as forging or moulding, a casting is achieved by pouring hot molten metal into a...

Bespoke Component Fixtures

Bespoke Component Fixtures

Are you worried about in process damage to your components? Holding and securing components during transportation and treatment is crucial.  Impregnation Services offers a bespoke solution designed to the customer’s exact requirements. Our latest metal fixture...

New Innovation from Impregnation Services

New Innovation from Impregnation Services

Small footprint Vertical Transfer Autoclave for in-cell Impregnation A Vacuum Impregnation Vessel for any media… The Challenge Impregnation Services was recently approached by a leading supplier of complex Aerospace quality cast parts. Our customer had developed a...

Aluminium Castings

Aluminium Castings

Previously rejected in favour of cheaper steel, aluminium use in Electric Vehicles (EV) is expected to increase over the next few years as COVID-19 has accelerated the move to a green economic recovery. Despite being three times more expensive than steel, EV makers...

ISL Introduces Dot Peen Marking

ISL Introduces Dot Peen Marking

ISL has recently added a ‘SIC Marking’ P63c Portable DOT PEEN Marker to its toolbox. The marker will mainly support our growing pressure test offering, but it will also be available for Impregnation ‘Process Confirmation’ as well as in-house and onsite sub-contract...

How Vacuum Impregnation Can Help With Lean Manufacturing

How Vacuum Impregnation Can Help With Lean Manufacturing

The concept of Lean Manufacturing is essentially to eliminate waste from the manufacturing process.  Waste is defined as any activity that does not add value from the customer’s perspective. Porosity in castings refers to any voids or holes in a metal component that...