MarsMetal News

  • Marshield Launches Daffodil Month Campaign in support of Canadian Cancer Society !

    We are pleased to announce that our MarShield Medical Shielding division will be sponsoring a very special fund raiser in support of the Canadian Cancer Society’s Daffodil Month. Money raised during Daffodil Month helps people living with cancer and their families. Donations fund life-saving research, information and support services. We will be donating $10 for […]

  • 25,000 lb Custom All Steel Test Weight Solution Delivered

    MarsMetal Specialty Casting has just delivered 3 sets of Stackable Steel Crane Test Weights (25,000 lbs in total) to a heavy-duty custom winch manufacturer in Ontario. These winches are used in heavy industial, commercial marine and theatre applications, where continuous-duty and adverse conditions are constant considerations and where rigorous testing is required to certify product […]

  • 2016 Customer Satisfaction Survey Results – 99.4% !

    As part of our ongoing commitment to quality and ISO 9000 certification, we recently conducted our annual 2016 Customer Satisfaction Survey and sent out a questionnaire to our customers. We asked the following questions … 1. How would you rate the Quality of our products ? 2. How would you rate the TIMELINESS of our […]

  • Bridge Counterweights

    “…Custom Bridge Counterweights made to your Exact Specifications” MarsMetal designs and manufactures Bridge Counterweights to satisfy your architectural requirements. We can provided valuable input to architects and engineers in solving the complicated problems associated with the counterweights necessary to counterbalance lift and swing bridges. Sometimes these solutions require large production runs of individual weights that […]

  • Forklift Counterweights

    “…Custom / OEM Forklift Counterweights made to your Exact Specifications” MarsMetal designs and manufactures Forklift Counterweights to satisfy your specific requirements. Counterweights are used to secure a proper weight distribution and maintain stability, to prevent the vehicle from tipping over and to ensure the safety performance of the vehicle. There are two main groups of […]

  • Crane & Hoist Custom Test Weight Systems

    “…Crane & Hoist Test Weights for Certifying a Safe Work Environment” MarsMetal designs and manufactures configurable test weight systems that are an important component of being able to certify a safe working for those operating the crane / hoist equipment and those that may be in the general vicinity. Of equal importance is the periodic […]

  • MarsMetal Implements Secure Socket Layer (SSL) Protocol For Your Protection !

    In order to provide a secure safe computing environment for you (our customers) we have recently implemented the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol on our website. You will now notice “Trust Indicators” such as a lock icon with the word “Secure” plus “HTTPS://” associated with our URL in your browser which means that you can […]

  • Lead Brick Shielding Solutions

    “… Lead brick shielding solutions for Maximum Protection” MarsMetal stocks the largest inventory of lead bricks and because we ARE the manufacturer we can offer you the best prices in the industry. Cast from 99.94% minimum pure virgin high quality lead our bricks are ideal for applications where maximum protection is required from X-Ray and Gamma […]

  • Elevator Test Carts

    “… test weight carts used in elevator testing and certification.” MarsMetal engineers and manufactures elevator test weight carts which are a critical component in the testing and certification of elevators by specialized elevator service and repair companies. Elevator testing to North American standards (CSA B44.1/ASME A17.5) is crucial in ensuring the safety of the elevators […]

  • Marshield Sponsors Judi Smith in the 2016 Ride To Conquer Cancer

    Marshield Custom Radiation Shielding Products is proud to be sponsoring Judi Smith in the 2016 Enbridge® Ride to Conquer Cancer® on June 11-12, 2016. This fundraising effort, in support of the Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation, is an epic two-day cycling event spanning over 200 kilometres throughout Ontario’s picturesque countryside. The Princess Margaret Cancer Centre is […]

  • One Stop Shop For Lead Construction Materials

    MarsMetal is your one stop shop for leaded materials used for radiation shielding, roofing, waterproofing, and sound barriers. We are the experts in the application of sheet lead, lead glass, lead bricks, lead drywall, lead lined doors, and lead barriers used in the construction or renovation of medical clinics, dental offices, and healthcare / industrial […]