Lead Engineering

Calder is the leading European manufacturer of engineered lead components.

The group has lead engineering facilities in three European countries (UK, Germany and France), each with a full range of process capabilities.

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The group's largest application for lead engineering products is radiation shielding in nuclear energy, healthcare, security, defence, R&D and non-destructive testing  markets.  Calder subsidiaries have the skills to deliver turnkey radiation shielding solutions (including design, project management, fabrication and installation services).

Calder is also active in other markets where the particular properties of lead (density, weight, corrosion resistance, insulation, anti-vibration ...) are required. Industries supplied include steel & alloy production, battery making, automotive, chemicals, marine, electronics and munitions.