The American Foundry Society (AFS) and five other trade associations sent a letter to the Secretary of Labor strongly urging the re-opening of the rulemaking record on the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) final rule on Occupational Exposure to Respirable Crystalline Silica.
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.
Bustos serves on the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, as well as the Agriculture Committee.
09.14.17: VanKirk Memorialized with Sculpture
VanKirk died in August 2016 and was the CEO of Progressive Foundry.
09.01.17: Fairfield Castings Gets New Ownership
The facility laid off almost all of its 221 employees in late June when the previous owner entered foreclosure. Some assets were purchased in July by Faircast, and production restarted in July.
08.15.17: Kimura Foundry to Open Indiana Facility
The project would add up to 20 jobs by 2020.
September 20 – 21, 2017 : Introduction to Metalcasting #02-18
This course introduces the process of metalcasting. It provides a broad picture of what happens in a casting production facility, while illustrating the technology, variables and complexity involve
September 21 – 23, 2017 : AFS Texas Regional 2017
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September 21, 2017 : Canadian Foundry Association 42nd Annual Conference
September 26 – 29, 2017 : 17th ABIFA Foundry Congress
October 4, 2017 : How to Compete More Effectively Vs. Imports
This webinar shares ways to show customers the benefits of reshoring.
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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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09/19/2017: Sales Manager - Prince Minerals LLC - WI
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Gray/Ductile Iron Foundry is looking for an off shift Maintenance Supervisor. Position will supervise up to 10 mechanics and electricians on 2nd Shift. Responsible for equipment repair, PM's, scheduling, safety, etc. Must be able to troubleshoot and debug PLC's. Programming of PLC's would be a ...Learn More View All Available Jobs
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