Wrekin Shell Group

The Wrekin Shell Group consists of three satellite companies each with its own
in-house activities.

Wrekin Shell Mouldings (incorporating William Eagles)

Established in April 1992 and is one of the UK's premier foundries for the production of complex castings using the highly specialised shell moulding process.


Formed in May 1988 and is one of the world’s leading suppliers of steam and water mixing valves with all of the ancillary water guns, hose reels, and complete washdown stations for a wide range of cleaning and process applications.

Gresswell Valves (incorporating Empire Engineering)

Founded in Birmingham in the 1930’s by the Hayes family and built a reputation for a wide range of quality valves and related products manufactured in bronze and stainless steel.