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  • May 3, 2016 : Aluminum 101: An introduction to Aluminum & Aluminum Casting Processes #27-16

    An introductory course, being held at Western Michigan University, covering the characteristics and properties of aluminum, alloying elements and their general applications and considerations for w

  • May 4 – 5, 2016 : Aluminum Melting 201 #28-16

    This 2 day laboratory course, held at Western Michigan University, introduces the basic principles and practices of aluminum melting for use in castings. The course will examine furnace charging, f

  • May 10 – 11, 2016 : Nobake Molding & Coremaking 201 #29-16

    This 2 day laboratory course, held at University of Northern Iowa, is the second course in the nobake series, providing participants with the next level of knowledge related to the nobake molding a

  • May 12, 2016 : Chemically Bonded Sand Testing #30-16

    This 1 day laboratory course, held at the campus of University of Northern Iowa This course provides detailed instruction on the need for and how to correctly perform widely used Chemically Bonded

  • May 12, 2016 : Foundry Sand Beneficial Use

    A webinar covering EPA's recent study on the beneficial use of foundry sand.

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  • 09/30/2015: Environmental, Health and Safety Manager - Bremen Castings, Inc. - Bremen, IN

    Environmental, Health and Safety ManagerBremen Castings, a gray and ductile iron foundry, serving customer needs since 1939. We place a high priority on our Environmental, Health and Safety Programs.We are looking for a highly motivated, detail oriented individual who possesses strong verbal ...

  • 09/25/2015: Foundry Engineer - Confidential - , WI

    An established Wisconsin steel foundry is seeking an experienced foundry engineer to perform technical assignments using proprietary manufacturing engineering practices and principles.  This position will aid in the design and implementation of manufacturing methods and processes that support the ...

  • 09/25/2015: Foundry Engineer - Accurate Specialties Inc - Waukesha, WI

    Casting/Foundry EngineerCompany OverviewAccurate Specialties Inc, a Fisher Barton Company, is North America's leading bronze gear blank manufacturer. Our innovative, integrated manufacturing plant supports our specialties in chill casting, centrifugal casting, and spuncast gear blanks. As a full-service ...

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