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  • AFS News

    09.08.17: Associations Urge Administration to Reopen the Silica Rule; OSHA Puts Jobs and Companies at Great Risk

    The American Foundry Society (AFS) and five other trade associations sent a letter to the Secretary of Labor strongly urging the re-opening of the rulemaking record on the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) final rule on Occupational Exposure to Respirable Crystalline Silica.

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    09.01.17: AFS Issues Final Call for Papers for the 122nd Metalcasting Congress

    AFS has issued a final call for papers for the 122nd Metalcasting Congress to be held April 3-5, 2018 in Fort Worth, Texas. AFS is seeking papers covering all issues relating to metalcasting, diecasting and foundry management and operations, including unique in-plant procedures, new technologies, equipment, products and other innovations that have contributed to enhanced metalcasting productivity and quality.

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    09.14.17: VanKirk Memorialized with Sculpture

    VanKirk died in August 2016 and was the CEO of Progressive Foundry.

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    09.01.17: Fairfield Castings Gets New Ownership

    The facility laid off almost all of its 221 employees in late June when the previous owner entered foreclosure. Some assets were purchased in July by Faircast, and production restarted in July.

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