Coming to Pennsylvania: Gating and Riser Design 101 and 201

Metalcasters will have a great opportunity to learn the most up-to-date gating and risering techniques during a pair of AFS Institute courses coming to Pennsylvania in February and May.

Gating and Riser Design 101 guides students through the basic functions of gating and risers so they…

Are Buyers Finding What They Need on Your Website?

The AFS Marketing Committee is sponsoring a webinar to help foundries assess whether their websites are generating the customers they need. 

The webinar, free to AFS members, will be held Jan. 28 at 1 p.m. CT.  The presenter is industry veteran John Grabel.

Grabel, a key member…

International Journal of Metalcasting marks 50th issue

The International Journal of Metalcasting, the American Foundry Society’s technical and research publication, released its 50th issue this month.

IJMC is a peer-reviewed quarterly journal that publishes the latest advancements in metalcasting research…

Casting designers and buyers: Metalcasting Congress has programs for you

AFS is offering a compelling educational program for casting designers, buyers and specifiers at Metalcasting Congress 2020, April 21-23 at the Huntington Convention Center in Cleveland, Ohio.

The demand for these sessions at last year’s event drove attendance past expectations by 33%.…

AFS Announces 2020 Policy Priorities

SCHAUMBURG, IL – The American Foundry Society today released its top policy priorities for 2020. This year’s policy priorities identify five areas where AFS will focus its advocacy efforts: infrastructure, trade, safety, tax, and energy/environment. These priorities were developed in…

Institute Holding Metalcasting Courses Across the U.S.

The AFS Institute is hitting the road, working with chapters to offer more courses in regions all over the U.S.!

On Jan. 8-9, Gating & Riser Design 101 will be held in Birmingham, Alabama. Improving the Effectiveness of Visual Inspection then visits Birmingham on Jan. 15-16.…

Institute Welcomes Director of Training Solutions

The American Foundry Society is pleased to welcome Jen Christian to the AFS Institute as its new Director of Training Solutions.

Christian has many years of manufacturing association experience, having worked for the Forging Industry Association and…

Attendee Registration is Open for Metalcasting Congress 2020

Registration is open for Metalcasting Congress 2020, April 21-23 at the Huntington Convention Center in Cleveland, Ohio. Click here to register early, get the best value, and seize your opportunities!

Produced by the American Foundry Society, Metalcasting Congress is the leading…

Reserve Exhibit Space at Metalcasting Congress 2020

Metalcasting industry suppliers and foundries should reserve their exhibit space now for Metalcasting Congress 2020, North America’s largest annual event for metalcasters.

Metalcasting Congress 2020 is April 21-23 at the Huntington Convention Center in Cleveland, Ohio. The premier…

AFS announces award recipients to be honored at Metalcasting Congress

The annual AFS award-winners have been announced by the AFS Board of Awards for presentation at Metalcasting Congress 2020 in Cleveland, Ohio, April 21-23.

The Gold Medal, Award of Scientific Merit and Service Citation Award are presented annually for service to the metalcasting industry…