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October 2017

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Editorial: Conversions, Reshoring and Public Policy
D. Kurkul

Washington Alert: Comments Received on EPA’s Proposal to Repeal the 2015 Clean Water Rule

Novel Solutions: #ASKGARYVEE Is One Massive Right Hook
R. Jefferson

Smart Energy: The Melting Triangle
C. Belt and R. Eppich

From AFS: Paradigm Shift Ahead for AFS Online Library
M. Lakas

By The Law: Patent Protection Pointers
D. Resser

Building for the Future, B. Sandalow
Companies are overcoming challenges to build new plants and add to their existing foundries to better serve their customers.

The Process of Bringing Back a Foundry, A Modern Casting Staff Report
Shuttered by its previous owners, Keokuk Steel Castings was bought by a company that has been welcomed and embraced by its community.

Cutting Through the Challenges, B. Sandalow
AAM’s Columbiana lost foam casting facility tackled a difficult project thanks to ingenuity and teamwork with its customer.

OSHA’s Crystalline Silica Rule: What Should Your Foundry Be Doing Now? AFS Environmental Health and Safety Committee, Chaired by T. Slavin
28 important questions about the crystalline silica rule are answered.

Searching for the Low-Cost, Power-Dense, Aluminum Engine, J. Blackburn and J. Thrasher
Can a new method for tooling high-pressure diecasting pave the way to closed-deck engine blocks?

Robotic Additive Manufacturing Viridis 3D