Authors Ted Schorn and David Neff will be featured during a pair of presentations at Metalcasting Congress, April 3-5 in Fort Worth, Texas.
One of the foremost experts in quality inspection has released a new book through the American Foundry Society.
On Thursday, March 8, President Trump officially signed two proclamations enacting tariffs of 25 percent on steel and 10 percent on aluminum.
AFS joined a coalition of groups led by the National Association of Manufacturers and the Associated General Contractors of America to tell Congress it’s time to stop punting on funding infrastructure needs: the importance of improving roads, bridges, ports, and water infrastructure.
02.28.18: Applied Process opening new plant
The 51,000 sq. ft. plant will house six furnaces and add at least 30 jobs. The plant is expected to be fully operational in the third quarter of 2018.
02.21.18: Oil City Iron Works honored
Oil City Iron Works (Corsicana, Texas) was named Large Business of the Year at the Corsicana & Navarro County Chamber of Commerce Gold & Silver Awards Luncheon.
02.14.18: TEI, voxeljet announce agreement
TEI has committed to purchase more than 500,000 liters of 3-D printed sand from voxeljet over an expected three-year period. In connection with the contract, voxeljet will install additional printing capacity in TEI’s Livonia facility as well as using its existing machines in its Canton, Michigan facility.
April 3 – 5, 2018 : AFS 122nd Metalcasting Congress
Go toÂ www.metalcastingcongress.orgÂ for more information on exhibits, program, special events, and travel/hotel information.
April 15 – 18, 2018 : Investment Casting Institute Spring Management Meeting
April 17 – 18, 2018 : Casting Defect Analysis
Promoted by the New England AFS Chapter. In order to determine the true root cause of a casting defect and select the proper corrective action, a systematic evaluation method must be app
May 15 – 16, 2018 : 2018 Government Affairs Fly-In
June 12 – 13, 2018 : Gating & Riser Design 101
Casting quality and yield are directly impacted by gating design. This course guides participants through the basic functions of gating and risers to provide clean, sound and functional castings. A
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03/14/2018: Annealing Foreman - Confidential - Syracuse, NY
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03/04/2018: Metals Lab Supervisor - Wirco - Champaign, IL
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