DO YOU KNOW THE DIFFERENT TYPES OF CAST IRON ?
And yes, there is not just one grade of cast iron!
Some of our customers want specific mechanical characteristics. Do you know the difference between flake graphite cast iron (FGL / grey iron) and spheroidal graphite cast iron (FGS)? ➡ Do you want to know a little more? Answer right here
🙃 BLUE MONDAY 🙃 It's Monday, sometimes you feel depressed and don't want to go to work... At FONTREY, we leave all that behind and we SMILE like our CE Wii Smile! 😁 Always in a good mood, our teams are ready for 2022 with the objective of satisfying you.
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🟤 EPIPHANY 🟤 Did you know that? We very regularly find fleur-de-lis as a motif on wreaths during the Epiphany. This motif was often made in cast iron on "fers-de-lance" to decorate portals in particular. Happy Epiphany to all!
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LONG LIVE THE FOUNDRY! The foundry sector is alive! Regularly, the foundrymen of the South-East sector meet and this time, it is at our place. It is essential to obtain an attractive field to exchange between colleagues in the general interest. Exchanges, advice, questioning are the keys to this type of gathering. Obviously, it is the moment to show one's equipment and know-how with a...
FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS LYON Do you know the festival of lights? We are lucky enough to be in the region of the capital city of this festival! A magical moment in the run-up to the holiday season when the whole city of Lyon is illuminated and animated by colourful shows. FONTREY is only 1 hour from Lyon, which is convenient for the airport or train stations when our clients come to visit us. What...
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SAINT ELOI - 1 DEC Yesterday, the 1st of December, was celebrated the Saint Eloi, patron saint of metalwork. We wish all our colleagues a happy St. Eloi. Warm regards, The FONTREY team
OUPS Our reindeer got stuck in our string of lights when we were putting up our Christmas decorations. Luckily, he got out. OUF! The festive season is officially underway on 1 December. Our reindeer wishes you a very nice holiday season while waiting for the presents PS: He has already started his advent calendar, hoping that he won't finish it before the 24th.