About AFS and Metalcasting

Engineering Services

  • Our technical staff includes foundry-trained personnel with practical hands-on experience in all metals and molding methods. Ready to serve your needs are specialists in:

Aluminum casting

Iron casting

Steel casting

Copper-base alloy casting

Investment casting

Lost foam casting

Gating and risering

Casting defects

Metallurgy/metallography

Sand (preparation and testing)

Quality control (SPC/ISO 9000)

Industrial hygiene and safety

Environmental issues

Management/marketing services

Human resources, labor relations

 Whether you need someone to come to your plant or simply have a question to be answered over the phone or fax, technical assistance is available through AFS.

AFS Technical and Engineering Services can benefit your foundry with:
  • Confidentiality - All test results are strictly between client and our staff. No state or federal agencies have access to our records without the client's permission.
  • Experience - Our staff has experience in all metals, methods and regulations. Nobody knows the needs of metalcasters better than American Foundry Society.
  • Service - Telephone support. Call 800/537-4237 for easy access to all lab and technical personnel.
  • Metalcasting focus - We are true metalcasting specialists; we serve only the metalcasting industry.
  • Competitive pricing - We guarantee work at a fair price.