2015 Casting of the Year Competition Submissions

View a selection of entries to the 2015 casting competition.


Just Thinking (Stuff) Up

Yes, I will admit it. I love big, expensive, Hollywood blockbuster movies. You know, the ones that debut Memorial Day and 4th of July and often involve aliens and/or end of the world destruction.

One such movie, Armageddon, starred Bruce W...

Industry News

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    04.08.15: Eck Industries Inc. Names New CEO

    The board of directors of Eck Industries Inc., Manitowoc, Wis., has announced Ben Grigg as the company’s executive vice president and CEO, effective March 2.

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    04.06.15: Clinkenbeard Named Quality Plant of the Year by Quality Magazine

    Clinkenbeard, Rockford, Ill., was recently selected “Quality Plant of the Year” by Quality Magazine, an annual award that recognizes reduced scrap, rework, warranty, and manufacturing costs; improved productivity or cycle time; increased capacity; and/or improved adherence to quality standards.

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    04.07.15: Water-Based Refractory Coatings

    With two newly released Solitec Drying Technology products, ASK Chemicals, Hilden, Germany, provides innovative methods to improve refractory drying in medium- to large-scale casting requirements.

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