In The News

  • Emerson Recognized by American Foundry Society

    Emerson has been recognized with the 2019 Plant Engineering Award by the American Foundry Society for its commitment to continuous improvement at its South Milwaukee Foundry. 

  • Award for innovative, money-saving way to manufacture Fermilab accelerator component

    The manufacturing of a component of a particle accelerator at the Department of Energy’s Fermilab has been recognized for excellence in casting design.

    The American Foundry Society and Metal Casting Design & Purchasing magazine named the prototype part one of its 2019 Casting of the Year winners in the category Achievement by a Small Foundry.

  • Student night provides insight into careers

    Through the West Michigan Chapter of the American Foundry Society’s student night, students, parents and educators can tour local pattern shops, casting facilities, and Muskegon Community College’s downtown campus. 

  • Sand Testing Equipments Market Overview, Dynamics, Supply & Demand, Analysis & Forecast by 2028

    Some of the matured players in sand testing equipments market are Versatile Equipments Pvt. Ltd., KELSONS, Associated Scientific and Engineering Works, China Liming Heavy Industry Science and Technology Co. LTD., American Foundry Society, ZENIHT, LXY, CB Machinery, Supertech Scientific and Metallurgical Services, BENET, and Intermodal Services Co. W.L.L.

  • Patrick McCrevan to speak at the 2019 Metalcasting Supply Chain Summit

    B&L Information Systems, global leader in ERP software for metalcasters, is proud to announce that Patrick McCrevan, B&L Account Executive, will be giving a presentation during the American Foundry Society’s annual Metalcasting Supply Chain Summit for casting designers and casting buyers. 

  • Trine students receive American Foundry Society scholarships

    Four Trine University students received scholarships from the Northern Indiana chapter of the American Foundry Society at its Nov. 12 meeting in Warsaw.

  • Steve Carr to Speak on Corporate Reputation Management at AFS Conference

    teven D. Carr, managing director and head of the Investor Relations practice for Dresner Corporate Services, Inc., a strategic communications and business development agency, will speak on Corporate Reputation Management in a Digital Age at the American Foundry Society (AFS) 2018 Marketing and Sales Conference.

  • Advanced Manufacturing: "30 Under 30" Recipient Reaches Out with Foundry in a Box

    A young employee of AFS Corporate Member General Motors "mentors a local all-girls FIRST Robotics team and volunteers at science festivals with the American Foundry Society’s Foundry in a Box demonstrations."

  • Popular Mechanics: The Future of American Manufacturing

    At AFS Corporate Member Lodge, "shift managers and other management-level employees undergo metallurgical training through the American Foundry Society to help them better understand the science behind the company’s products."

  • Meridian Star: U of A students compete in AFS Casting Competition

    The American Foundry Society Casting Competition consisted of each team making a small-scale version of the Vulcan statue located in Birmingham and a technical presentation of their work.