In January 2018, AFS submitted 70 questions to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) to clarify various aspects of the Agency’s final crystalline silica rulemaking which is slated to go into effect for general industry on June 23, 2018.
02.13.18: AFS welcomes new Corporate Members
The American Foundry Society, North America’s largest metalcasting trade association and professional society, announced today it has welcomed 32 new Corporate Members from July 2017 to mid-February 2018.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency yesterday withdrew the “once in, always in" policy under the Clean Air Act.
Now that the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act has been signed by President Trump, what do you need to know right now? Find out with an AFS Members Only Webinar.
The event included guest speakers, corporate updates and interactive activities.
01.26.18: Victaulic to build new facility
The 400,000 sq. ft. facility is the result of increased domestic demand for the company’s products.
Seven Waupaca employees recently earned associate’s degrees from FVTC’s Quality Engineering Technology program. They studied for almost three years before earning their degrees.
March 5 – 7, 2018 : Foundry Process Improvement
Foundries today often struggle with problem solving, and have a need for training with a focus on metal casting issues. This 2.5 day course provides participants with basic root cause analysis trai
March 7 – 9, 2018 : AFS Southeast Regional Conference
March 8, 2018 : Permanent Mold Thermal Management #12-18
Permanent mold casting is a significant and major process used in the metalcasting industry today.Â Â It can produce high quality and consistent products when a variety of control parameters are us
March 13 – 14, 2018 : Casting Cost Estimating
Cost estimating is a critical factor in ensuring a manufacturing company continues to acquire customers and to be profitable. This course examines the various cost components and methods used to ar
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.
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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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Engineering Manager - Strato, Inc., Piscataway, New JerseyStrato, Inc. is a manufacturer of products for the Railroad and Transit Industry, and is seeking an experienced Engineer to oversee metallurgical needs and issues within our product lines. Strato, Inc. is growing as the result of new products ...
Responsible for the management of the steel and stainless steel foundry.Foundry plant manager to direct the daily operation of the foundry. To make daily production schedule including heat treatment. To provide support and training to foundry staff. To ensure safety in the workplace and improve ...
About the OrganizationLethbridge Iron Works Ltd. is one of the leading jobbing iron foundries supplying iron castings across North America. Founded in 1898, and headquartered in Lethbridge, Alberta, we have since grown into an 110,000 square foot, modern, production foundry managed on a 7-acre ...
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Oversee the AFS Technical Services Department and direct its activities to ensure that they are aligned with the goals of the AFS strategic plan. Administer the AFS research portfolio of internally and externally funded projects, managing the technology...Learn More
The American Foundry Society (AFS) seeks an individual for the position of Project Manager to manage the Institute’s classroom and e-learning course development activities and provide insight into future course development plans…Learn More
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The Technical Directors helps to position AFS as an indispensable technical resource to the metalcasting industry; provides administrative and technical assistance to the Technical Council committees to assist them in achieving the…Learn More
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