Goodwin Refractory Services Ltd (GRS) and its sister companies are the global market leader in the manufacture and supply of moulding materials to the lost wax and reclaimable pattern industries selling in excess of 40,000 MT per annum. Examples of the industry sectors served include Aerospace, Defence, Automotive, Jewellery, Rapid Prototyping, Tyre Moulding, Art Casting, Crystal Casting and Shoe Moulding.


Our product portfolio includes Non-Foamed & Foamed Casting Plasters, Ceramic Shell Casting materials, Injection Waxes, Moulding Rubbers, Processing Equipment, 3D Rapid Prototype Printers and associated products .


GRS has its manufacturing and R&D headquarters located in Staffordshire, England, and is a wholly owned subsidiary of Goodwin PLC a premium listed company on the London stock exchange with over 130 years history on moulding and casting metal. GRS has manufacturing facilities located in the UK, China, Thailand, India and Brazil enabling a truly global supply network offering locally manufactured, competitively priced high quality products.


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Over the years GRS has made strategic investments and acquisitions to strengthen its place in the market. One Acquisition was the purchase of SRS Holdings Ltd in 2008 a UK based competitor with additional manufacturing capability in Asia. An investment has included the purchase of a licence to use a patent from UCPI in 2015 providing further products & technology related to the Tyre Moulding and Crystal Casting industries.


GRS is ISO9001 accredited company that continually invests in R&D and understands the requirement of close customer relationships combined with a world class technical support network. In each of our five manufacturing locations we have locally based highly trained quality control and technical sales teams which offer a bespoke service to our customers backed up by the UK headquarters.

For further information on our history and to explain our brand structure in more detail please see our GRS History Time Line.

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