More than 2,100 metalcasters, suppliers, casting users, and students participated in the 121st Metalcasting Congress, April 25-27 in Milwaukee. The show was marked by brisk attendance, featuring more than 220 exhibitors – including 15 first-time exhibitors – and a standing-room-only keynote address that drew well over 400 attendees.
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OSHA announced that it will extend the July 1, 2017 filing date for the electronic submission of the OSHA 300A Recordkeeping Form. OSHA’s announcement did not state the expected extent of the delay.
On April 7, 2017 AFS CEO Doug Kurkul wrote to the U.S. Dept. of Commerce on the Presidential Memorandum regarding "Construction of Pipelines Using Domestic Steel and Iron".
This safety record at MetalTek's Waukesha site has extended well over two years.
A muller, furnace and safety equipment is being provided.
05.24.17: Waupaca Foundry Earns Patriot Award
Kyle Myszka, a metallurgist at the Marinette ductile iron foundry, nominated supervisor Joe Keske and Human Resources Manager Phil Eatherton for being supportive while he served in Army Reserves officer candidate school.
July 12 – 13, 2017 : American Metalcasting Consortium Technology Review
July 25 – 26, 2017 : Gating & Riser Design 201 #01-18
This course is a continuation of Gating & Riser Design 101 with an emphasis on application of sands, chill, sleeves, and other thermal control properties, fluid flow principles and filtration,
August 21 – 22, 2017 : AFS Volunteer Leadership Training Conference
September 13 – 14, 2017 : Casting Cost Estimating #01A-18
Cost estimating is a critical factor in ensuring a manufacturing company continues to acquire customers and to be profitable. This course examines the various cost components and methods used to ar
September 17 – 19, 2017 : 2017 Foundry Executive and Leadership Conference
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The AFS Healthy and Safety Committee (10-Q) created the newest edition of the guides to provide metalcasters with updated information necessary to determine, evaluate and control potential hazards. The committee members are all experts in health and safety, holding certifications in multiple areas.
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06/20/2017: Foundry Manager - Confidential - OH
A captive and stable aluminum sand foundry in the Cleveland, Ohio area is seeking its next long-term Foundry Manager.This opportunity includes primary responsibility for running our green-sand foundry with a Hunter molding machine, floor-molding, permanent-molding equipment and other aluminum casting ...
HELP WANTED FIELD SERVICE TECHNICIANHunter Foundry Machinery has an opening for a Field Service Technician. You will work with customers to repair existing machines or install new machines. This job requires the ability to read blueprints and schematic diagrams to determine installation procedures ...
Non-Ferrous Foundry SupervisorOur Chicago area Brass and Bronze Ingotmaker is seeking a skilledSupervisor with production experience in both gas fired and electricFurnaces. We are looking for a motivated individual who will do aThorough job while maintaining proper safety standards. This is anOutstanding ...
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The individual in this position analyzes and communicates technical information and regulatory policy positions on environmental, health, safety (EHS) and other matters to industry, to the U. S. Congress, to regulators and via AFS publications and media. This…Learn More
Seeking an experienced Quality Assurance Engineer with ISO/TS experience within a foundry metal casting facility. A four-year degree is preferred along with a minimum of five years QA engineering experience in a green sand or no-bake foundry.Excellent salary and benefits are available along with ...Learn More View All Available Jobs
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