The Hill and Griffith Company encompasses five manufacturing facilities that support the metal casting industry of North America. Hill and Griffith s acquisition of the Gene Conreaux Company gave it access to new products and markets. The new areas included the die-casting, permanent mold-casting and general industrial markets. Hill and Griffith is a member of the Ductile Iron Society, American Foundrymen's Society, Cast Metals Institute, Foundry Education Foundation, Casting Industry Suppliers Association and the North America Die Casting Association. John Hill and Tom Griffith founded the Hill and Griffith Company in Birmingham, Ala., in 1896.