Eastwood & Partners have a long association with the steel industry and have a particular expertise in the design of heavy foundations and structures. We have designed casting pits and platforms, hammer foundations, furnace foundations, rolling mill bases, together with various specialist heavy machine foundations. We have also been involved with the superstructures and heavy craneage associated with heavy industry.

In the past, we have carried out the structural design for complete continuous casting plants at Llanwern, Ravenscraig and in Malaysia and Canada. More recently we have designed a new Primary Mill and Melting Shop extension in Rotherham. Our clients include Corus, Outokumpu, Sheffield Forgemasters, Allvac, William Cook Castings, Firth Rixson Forgings, Castings Technology International.