Founded in 1987 by Peter May, Research Casting International (RCI) is one of the world’s largest providers of Museum Technical Services, which include specimen restoration, casting, mounting, exhibit fabrication and transportation. We operate out of a newly renovated 45,000 square foot facility capable of accommodating museum exhibit projects and commissions of any size and complexity. Our experienced artists and craftsmen are dedicated to the restoration and preservation of the world’s most valuable paleontological specimens and artifacts.

Peter May


Amelia Madill

Head of Preparation

Matt Fair

Production Manager

Garth Dallman

Project Manager

Brett Crawford

Head of Mounting

Mike Thom

Head of Molding and Casting

Stephen Lee

Head of 3D Imaging

Jeff Haworth

Head of Cement Projects

Mike Pyette

Head of Special Projects

Erik Zorn - Wallentin

Web Designer

Below is a partial listing of our clients:

North America

American Museum of Natural History, New York, New York
Arkansas State University Museum, Jonesboro, Arkansas
Buffalo Museum of Science , Buffalo, New York
Burke Museum, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington
Canadian Museum of Nature, Ottawa, Ontario
Carnegie Museum of Natural History, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Chicago Children’s Museum, Chicago, Illinois
Cranbrook Institute of Science, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, New York
Dallas Museum of Natural History, Dallas, Texas
Field Museum, Chicago, Illinois
Fundy Geological Museum, Parsboro, Nova Scotia
Houston Museum of Natural Science, Houston, Texas
Indiana State Museum, Indianapolis, Indiana
La Habra Children’s Museum, La Habra, California
London Children’s Museum, London, Ontario
Metropolitan Transit Authority, New York, New York
Michigan State University, Michigan
Museum of the Rockies, Bozeman, Montana
Museum of Science and Industry, Tampa, Florida
Museum of Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas
Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, Los Angeles, California
New Brunswick Museum, Saint John, New Brunswick
North Carolina Museum of Sciences, Raleigh, North Carolina
Owensboro Area Museum of Science and History, Owensboro, Kentucky
Redpath Museum, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec
Ripley’s Believe It or Not, Mexico City, Mexico
Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto, Ontario
Royal Tyrrell Museum of Palaeontology, Drumheller, Alberta
Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History, Norman, Oklahoma
Smithsonian National Zoological Park, Washington D.C.
Universal Studios, Hollywood, California
University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
University of Michigan Exhibit Museum, Ann Arbor, Michigan
University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario
Walt Disney Imagineering, Glendale, California
Yukon Beringia Centre, Whitehorse, Yukon


Gifu Prefectural Museum, Gifu, Japan
Gunma Museum of Natural History, Maebashi City, Japan
Himeji City Museum, Himeji City, Japan
Ibaragi Education Association, Ibaragi, Japan
Iwaki City Coal and Fossil Museum, Iwaki City, Japan
King Abdulaziz Historical Centre, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
National Science Museum, Tokyo, Japan
Natural History Museum, Tokai University, Tokai, Japan
Science Museum, Kanazawa, Japan
Shimane Nature Museum, Shimane Prefecture, Shimane, Japan
Toyohashi City Museum, Toyohashi City, Japan


Forschungsinstitut und Naturmuseum, Senkenberg, Frankfurt, Germany
Museum für Naturkunde, Humboldt-Universität, Berlin, Germany
Natural History Museum, London, England
PaleoMuseum, Oslo, Norway
Übersee Museum, Bremen, Germany
Westfälisches Museum für Naturkunde, Münster, Germany


Auckland Museum, Auckland, New Zealand
Australian Museum, Sydney, Australia
National Dinosaur Museum, Kambera, Australia
New Zealand Museum, Wellington, New Zealand