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27 New Corporate Members to Reap Benefits of Joining AFS

April 4, 2017

The American Foundry Society, the largest metalcasting trade association and professional society serving the $30.3 billion metalcasting industry, today announced the names of new corporate members in the organization from the last two quarters.  Since October 2016, AFS has added 27 additional corporate members who will now reap the benefits of joining AFS.

The new members will see how AFS membership strengthens their brands and heightens awareness in the market place. Joining also offers new corporate members the chance to contribute to the common voice championing metalcasting interests in Washington, DC. AFS is well-known for its metalcasting networking events in North America, and offers advanced industry research and committee involvement in the development of industry guidelines.

“We welcome these new corporate members, who are advancing their business interests by investing in AFS,” said AFS CEO Doug Kurkul. “Companies join AFS because they recognize the high value of the benefits we offer them.”

The new Corporate Members are as follows:

  • ID Castings LLC, Noblesville, IN
  • Ermak Foundry & Machining Inc., Chaska, MN       
  • LeSueur Inc., LeSueur, MN
  • Appleton Group/Emerson, South Milwaukee, WI
  • CITNM, Águeda, Portugal             
  • Wisconsin Oven Corp., East Troy, MI
  • Century Foundry Inc., Muskegon Heights, MI
  • Weir Minerals-Lewis Pumps, St. Louis, MO
  • SYSCON Sensors, South Bend, IN
  • Perfect Patterns Inc., Appleton, WI
  • Customized Energy Solutions Ltd., Philadelphia, PA                               
  • DeWys Engineering, Coopersville, MI
  • AnyCasting Software, Seoul, South Korea
  • solidThinking Inc., Troy, MI
  • Tooling & Equipment International, Livonia, MI
  • High Temperature Systems Inc., Chagrin Falls, OH
  • Wear-Tek Inc., Spokane, WA                                 
  • Flow Science Inc., Santa Fe, NM
  • Green Packaging Inc., Harleysville, PA
  • StrikoWestofen America, Zeeland, MI
  • Michigan Pneumatic Tool Inc., Romulus, MI
  • Webster Industries Inc., Tiffin, OH
  • Lou-Rich Inc., Albert Lea, MN
  • Oxford Instruments, Concord, MA                                  
  • Calderys, Jacksonville, AL
  • Elyria Foundry Co. LLC/Hodge Foundry Inc., Elyria, OH/Greenville, PA
  • Jenkins Electric Co., Charlotte, NC

For membership information for the American Foundry Society, please contact Leo Baran at, or 800-537-4237, or 847-824-0181, ext. 201.

Membership applications can be found here.