Franklin Iron Works News

Published Wednesday, January 8, 2014

Franklin Iron Works is proud to announce the launch of their newly redesigned website to better serve new and existing customers.

At Franklin Iron Works, we manufacture ductile iron castings which are utilized in many different forms: farm implement, trucking, piping, valves, tools, constructions, and more. The manufacturing process takes place in two-on-site plants which slightly differ due to plant equipment.

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Industry Links

American Foundry Society, Inc.
A Membership Based Metalcasting Society

Modern Casting
The Magazine for Foundries and Diecasters

Ductile Iron Society 
Promotes Production & Application of Ductile Iron

Welcome to
Franklin Iron Works
Thorsby, Alabama, USA


Franklin Iron Works Thorsby Alabama Aerial PhotoWe take pride in striving for customer satisfaction by offering QUALITY products with a QUICK turnaround!

When it comes to running our business, you might say we have an iron will. Quality control, competitive prices and prompt deliveries are not just goals; they are everyday realities.

Necessary steps, such as rigorous testing, are taken daily to ensure that solid products meet our customers' needs.

Behind all of the testing and routine processing stands a work force second to none. Our employees share our work ethic and have years of experience in the field.

Through the years, we have found that customer satisfaction is the cornerstone to building ironclad business relationships. Nurturing one-on-one relationships with our clients by personally reviewing all incoming orders builds confidence and loyalty. This explains why most of our customers have been with us for over 35 years.

What We Offer

At Franklin Iron Works, we manufacture ductile iron castings which are utilized in many different forms: farm implement, trucking, piping, valves, tools, constructions, and more.

The manufacturing process takes place in two-on-site plants which slightly differ due to plant equipment.

Our History - Founded in 1975

clientuploads/photos/franklin_tommie_400w.jpgA family owned business founded by the late Manly Tommie, Franklin Iron Works first opened its doors in Thorsby, Alabama in 1975 as Tommie Corporation.

As we have grown over the past 40 years, one building has soon led to the need for another. At present, the Franklin Iron Works facility encompasses over 67,000 square feet.

We are proud to be located in the Thorsby, Alabama community that continues to support our growth.

While we definitely enjoy the results our past success, Franklin Iron Works is constantly looking for ways to improve our efficiencies which in turn, reduce our long term costs.

We are committed to providing a safe working environment coupled with a desire to provide our associates with a family-oriented, career focused workplace.

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