Drache USA

In excellent shape: innovative casthouse and foundry technology

Drache USA, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Drache Umwelttechnik, Germany.

Drache is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of ceramic foam filters for molten metal filtration, Boron Nitride coatings for Aluminum casting application as well as preshaped parts for Aluminum casthouse refractories.

Drache USA services the North American Aluminum and Foundry industries by supplying Drache’s full product range.

Take advantage of Drache´s services and products – all in excellent shape.


Drache's products include

  • the genuine Ceralu Al2O3 ceramic foam filter for Aluminum casthouses
  • Cerazirk ZrO2 ceramic foam filters for steel and superalloy casting as well as large iron castings
  • DBN - Drache Boron Nitride coating, one of the most efficient coatings for Aluminum casthouse use
  • fully enginereed filter boxes for Aluminum DC casting and continuous casting, including Drache's world-leading preheating system
  • fully engineered launder systems for Aluminum DC casting and continuous casting
  • Drache Fused Silica preacast refractory shapes for filterboxes, launder segments, degasser inliners, downspouts, control pins etc.

For a complete overview of Drache's products, please visit the Drache homepage.

A burning desire for quality made in Germany.

Drache USA was founded in 2003 to service the North American Aluminum casthouse and foundry industries.

Drache USA’s focus is to provide technical as well as commercial support to all users of Drache products in North America.

In addition to the corporate office of Drache USA located in Gibsonville, North Carolina, a network of local warehouses throughout North America is maintained in order to rapidly respond to the needs of Drache’s customers.

Contact information

Drache USA Inc.
1001 Springwood Ave.
Unit 4B
Gibsonville, NC 27249
Tel: 336.446.0100
Fax: 336.446.0108

Branch Manager:
Karen Shaw-Holmes
Email: karen.holmes (at) drache-usa.com

Terms and Conditions

Drache USA Terms and Conditions as PDF file: Download

Drache Germany

Drache's headquarter is located in Diez, Germany. All ceramic foam filters, precast refractory shapes as well as engineering parts are manufactrued here as well.

The postal address is:

Drache Umwelttechnik GmbH
Werner-von-Siemens-Str. 24-26
65582 Diez

Email: mail (at) drache-gmbh.de
Homepage: www.drache-gmbh.de