Division 1 Engineering

Executive/Program Committee 1-AB

The mission of the executive/program committee is to organize, administer and implement the necessary committees with the technical engineering disciplines required in the advancement of the engineering sciences related to manufacturing and plant facilities, application, utilization and maintenance of equipment and processes, and energy management through research, education, and dissemination of technology. It is responsible for the preparation of the technical program for the Engineering Division for the annual meeting of the Society. It secures papers and speakers with the responsibility for the review and acceptance as prescribed by the rules and regulations of the committee.


Design & Development 1-X

The mission of 1X committee is to work with designers, buyers and producers of castings to advance collaboration and new technology tools to optimize the casting design and development from initial concept to first article validation with minimal time and costs.


Process & System Improvement 1-Y

The mission of the Process and System Improvement Committee is to equip foundries with the knowledge and techniques to enable them to utilize quality principles to plan, integrate, and continually improve, thus optimizing the company's business practices.


Facility & Operations 1-Z

The mission of the 1Z is to continually update, innovate and maintain our equipment, infrastructure, utilities, environment and people by utilizing current best practices in ergonomics, energy and waste reduction, efficiency improvements.



Frank Headington