Many aluminum casting operations struggle with two major impurity issues: inclusions and hydrogen gas-caused porosity, limiting aluminum alloy castings from achieving their full, consistent capability, casting after casting.
Recharge in sunny Scottsdale, Arizona, at the 2021 Foundry Leadership Summit, where leaders from all corners of the metalcasting industry will gather in an energizing setting for highly rated speakers, thought-provoking discussions, and rich networking opportunities.
The 2021 Casting Copper Alloys Workshop will provide details on commonly poured alloys and metallurgy, with emphasis on best practices for melt cleanliness, pouring and casting process control. Presentations include information on melting and pouring non-leaded alloys, new alloy developments, and the latest research and developments relevant to copper alloy casting. The seminar is geared towards foundry management, supervisors and operators to further their knowledge of copper-based alloy casting processes and help with finding solutions for the foundry.
The 2021 Practical Cupola Workshop explores the fundamentals of foundry cupola operation. Presented by the AFS Cupola Technical Committee, topics reflect the expertise and experience of its industry-leading presenters, who are cupola operators and suppliers.
This workshop covers cupola basics as well as some moderately technical information. It is ideal for new operators, engineers, and operation supervisors.
Strengthen your understanding of air regulations at this hands-on seminar, designed with knowledgeable professionals in mind.
The 2021 Advanced Air Seminar is for people with a basic understanding of EPA air regulations and air emissions calculations. It builds on that knowledge, providing practical tools and techniques to address complex foundry air emissions issues.
The annual AFS Environmental, Health & Safety Conference is the singular event for foundry industry EHS professionals to network, benchmark and learn from each other. Attendees will share case studies of successful EHS projects, hear about cutting-edge issues from EHS and regulatory experts, and meet with vendors of EHS equipment and services. Join your fellow EHS peers in Birmingham, Alabama for the 33rd AFS Environmental, Health & Safety Conference.