Wisconsin's Fall River Foundry wanted to add a second automated pouring line but first needed to improve its sand system. Now, after a two-year, $4-million investment, the copper-based casting facility has revamped its sand and molding operations.
Italian disc brakes producer Brembo announced on September 29 that it had reached an agreement to buy a 66% stake in ASIMCO Meilian Braking Systems Co. Ltd., Langfang, China.
10.07.15: Alcoa Plans to Invest $60M in R&D
Aerospace manufacturer Alcoa, Pittsburgh, has announced plans to invest $60 million at its technical center in New Kensington, Pa., to expand its 3-D printing capabilities.
10.09.15: Hydraulic Cutter for Aluminum Castings
The AUC-20 cutter from Hirado Kinzoku Kogyo Inc., Fukuoka, Japan, has been developed for cutting aluminum, copper and bronze.