o.d.t. Engineering offers a wide range of vertical direct chill (DC) casting equipment suitable for semi-continuous casting of aluminium extrusion billets, rolling ingots and T-bars.


Vertical DC casting machine in conjunction with our AirCAST mould systems can produce most aluminium billet and/or rolling ingot sizes and alloys.


Various equipment layouts are available with a casting capacity range from 2 tonnes to in excess of 100 tonnes per cast. We have completed projects with cast length variations from 3 to 12 meters.

Key Benefits:


  • easy and safe cast operation
  • automatic cast control system
  • reliable and accurate equipment
  • quality end product
  • high casting pit recovery efficiency
  • high degree of repeatability