Foundrymag http://foundrymag.com/rss.xml en Navistar Closing Indianapolis Foundry, Citing Costs, Efficiencies http://foundrymag.com/materials/navistar-closing-indianapolis-foundry-citing-costs-efficiencies <div class="node-body article-body">Navistar will close its Indianapolis iron foundry by Q3 2015, eliminating approximately 180 jobs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://foundrymag.com/materials/navistar-closing-indianapolis-foundry-citing-costs-efficiencies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://foundrymag.com/materials/navistar-closing-indianapolis-foundry-citing-costs-efficiencies#comments Materials Molds/Cores News Wed, 17 Dec 2014 00:57:00 +0000 18071 at http://foundrymag.com <p>Navistar&rsquo;s Indianapolis foundry casts 250,000 tons/year of engine blocks, cylinder heads, housings, front covers and other parts in gray and ductile iron and CGI.</p> Alcoa Purchase Adds European Investment Casting http://foundrymag.com/materials/alcoa-purchase-adds-european-investment-casting <div class="node-body article-body">Alcoa has a deal to buy Tital, a German investment casting foundry, extending its presence in aerospace products markets. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://foundrymag.com/materials/alcoa-purchase-adds-european-investment-casting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://foundrymag.com/materials/alcoa-purchase-adds-european-investment-casting#comments Materials News Tue, 16 Dec 2014 03:56:00 +0000 18061 at http://foundrymag.com <p>Tital designs and produces unitary cast components in aluminum and titanium, notably for aircraft structural and jet engines, including gearboxes, nacelles, and fan frames. Tital has indicated it plans to add capabilities to cast titanium airframe structures, such as pylons.</p> Shiloh Details $20-Million Diecasting Upgrade http://foundrymag.com/moldscores/shiloh-details-20-million-diecasting-upgrade <div class="node-body article-body">Shiloh Industries Inc. has started a $20-million capital improvement project at the former Contech/Metal Forge site in Clarksville, TN.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://foundrymag.com/moldscores/shiloh-details-20-million-diecasting-upgrade" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://foundrymag.com/moldscores/shiloh-details-20-million-diecasting-upgrade#comments Molds/Cores News Tue, 16 Dec 2014 03:43:00 +0000 18051 at http://foundrymag.com <p>Shiloh manufactures high-pressure diecastings in multiple aluminum alloys for automotive parts, including powertrain components, chassis and suspension parts, exhaust system parts, and automotive closures.</p> Metalcasting Business Outlook 2015: Forward Progress http://foundrymag.com/feature/metalcasting-business-outlook-2015-forward-progress <div class="field-byline"> Ellen Baran and Robert Brooks </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Capital spending is an indicator of business confidence and roughly 74% of metalcasters plan capital investments in 2015.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://foundrymag.com/feature/metalcasting-business-outlook-2015-forward-progress" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://foundrymag.com/feature/metalcasting-business-outlook-2015-forward-progress#comments Feature Gold Mon, 15 Dec 2014 20:43:00 +0000 17971 at http://foundrymag.com <p>The is the third installment of three articles reviewing <em>FM&amp;T</em>&#39;s 2015 Business Outlook Survey.</p> How Thin is Too Thin for High-Pressure Diecasting? http://foundrymag.com/simulationit/how-thin-too-thin-high-pressure-diecasting <div class="field-byline"> Ellen Baran and Robert Brooks </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body">Current simulation tools account for the physics of fluidity, and should be effective for predicting HPDC castability.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://foundrymag.com/simulationit/how-thin-too-thin-high-pressure-diecasting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://foundrymag.com/simulationit/how-thin-too-thin-high-pressure-diecasting#comments Melt/Pour Molds/Cores Simulation/IT Mon, 15 Dec 2014 18:58:00 +0000 18021 at http://foundrymag.com <p>The automotive industry&rsquo;s interest in new casting processes &mdash; including high-pressure diecasting &mdash; to produce ultra large castings (ULC) with target thicknesses in the range of 1 to 2 mm is promoting a wider application for simulation to study castability.</p> Predicting Castability for Thin-Walled HPDC Parts http://foundrymag.com/moldscores/predicting-castability-thin-walled-hpdc-parts <div class="field-byline"> R. Bhola and S. Chandra </div> <div class="node-body article-body">How thin is too thin in high-pressure diecasting? Current simulation tools account for the physics of fluidity, and should be capable of predicting castability too.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://foundrymag.com/moldscores/predicting-castability-thin-walled-hpdc-parts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://foundrymag.com/moldscores/predicting-castability-thin-walled-hpdc-parts#comments Melt/Pour Molds/Cores Gold Mon, 15 Dec 2014 17:12:00 +0000 18011 at http://foundrymag.com The IndustryWeek Best Plants Conference & Expo http://foundrymag.com/industryweek-best-plants-conference-expo <div class="node-body event-body"><p>The IndustryWeek Best Plants Conference &amp; Expo is dedicated to helping manufacturing facilities improve their operations through the theme of continuous improvement.</p> </div> <h3 class="location-locations-header">Location</h3> <div class="location-locations-wrapper"> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="fn">Charlotte Convention Center</span> <div class="street-address"> 501 S College St </div> <span class="locality">Charlotte</span>, <span class="region">NC</span> <span class="postal-code">28202</span> <div class="country-name">United States</div> </div> <div class="map-link"> <div class="location map-link">See map: <a href="http://maps.google.com?q=501+S+College+St%2C+Charlotte%2C+NC%2C+28202%2C+us">Google Maps</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field-desc"> <p>The IndustryWeek Best Plants Conference &amp; Expo is dedicated to helping manufacturing facilities improve their operations through the theme of continuous improvement.</p> <p>Through plant tours, breakout sessions, networking events, and an exhibition hall, this conference provides manufacturing professionals with ideas they can take back to their facilities and implement to improve their operations.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://foundrymag.com/industryweek-best-plants-conference-expo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://foundrymag.com/industryweek-best-plants-conference-expo#comments Tue, 09 Dec 2014 17:04:00 +0000 17991 at http://foundrymag.com Metalcasting Business Outlook 2015 http://foundrymag.com/2015-outlook <div class="field-byline"> Ellen Baran and Robert Brooks </div> <div class="node-body article-body">We survey metalcasters to determine the problems they face in their businesses and the economy in 2015.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://foundrymag.com/2015-outlook" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://foundrymag.com/2015-outlook#comments Feature Mon, 08 Dec 2014 19:43:00 +0000 17921 at http://foundrymag.com <p>This is the first installment of three articles reviewing <em>FM&amp;T</em>&#39;s 2015 Business Outlook Survey.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Metalcasting Business Outlook 2015: Present Results, Future Prospects http://foundrymag.com/feature/metalcasting-business-outlook-2015-present-results-future-prospects <div class="field-byline"> Ellen Baran and Robert Brooks </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Outlook for 2015 is clearer by investigating the responses among producers of different metals, and plants different sizes.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://foundrymag.com/feature/metalcasting-business-outlook-2015-present-results-future-prospects" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://foundrymag.com/feature/metalcasting-business-outlook-2015-present-results-future-prospects#comments Feature Gold Mon, 08 Dec 2014 15:31:00 +0000 17781 at http://foundrymag.com <p>This is the second installment of three articles reviewing <em>FM&amp;T</em>&#39;s 2015 Business Outlook Survey.</p> Bradken Reviewing $730-Million Takeover Proposal http://foundrymag.com/materials/bradken-reviewing-730-million-takeover-proposal <div class="node-body article-body">Bradken received a non-binding takeover bid from two funds, one that values the Australia-based ferrous foundry group at $730 million. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://foundrymag.com/materials/bradken-reviewing-730-million-takeover-proposal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://foundrymag.com/materials/bradken-reviewing-730-million-takeover-proposal#comments Materials News Mon, 08 Dec 2014 14:31:00 +0000 17961 at http://foundrymag.com <p>Mill liners represent an important product category for Bradken, which is expected to develop a newly acquired foundry in India as a low-cost regional source for such products.</p> Workplace Injuries, Illnesses Declined Again in New Annual Summary http://foundrymag.com/finishingmro/workplace-injuries-illnesses-declined-again-new-annual-summary <div class="node-body article-body">The Bureau of Labor Statistics reported that private industry workplace injuries and illnesses totaled decline in 2013 for the tenth time in eleven years.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://foundrymag.com/finishingmro/workplace-injuries-illnesses-declined-again-new-annual-summary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://foundrymag.com/finishingmro/workplace-injuries-illnesses-declined-again-new-annual-summary#comments Finishing/MRO Melt/Pour Fri, 05 Dec 2014 12:00:00 +0000 17941 at http://foundrymag.com Brembo Building Aluminum Foundry in Mexico http://foundrymag.com/meltpour/brembo-building-aluminum-foundry-mexico <div class="node-body article-body">Brembo S.p.A. is building a $39-million aluminum foundry in Mexico to produce brake calipers for automakers in Mexico and the U.S. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://foundrymag.com/meltpour/brembo-building-aluminum-foundry-mexico" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://foundrymag.com/meltpour/brembo-building-aluminum-foundry-mexico#comments Finishing/MRO Melt/Pour Wed, 03 Dec 2014 06:14:00 +0000 17931 at http://foundrymag.com <p>Brembo designs and produces monoblock and two-piece fixed calipers for automotive models across every product category.</p> OSHA’s Quicker Reporting Regulations Start January 1 http://foundrymag.com/testingqc/osha-s-quicker-reporting-regulations-start-january-1 <div class="node-body article-body">Starting January 1, OSHA will require employers to adhere to its revised standards for reporting workplace fatalities and injuries. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://foundrymag.com/testingqc/osha-s-quicker-reporting-regulations-start-january-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://foundrymag.com/testingqc/osha-s-quicker-reporting-regulations-start-january-1#comments Testing/QC News Tue, 02 Dec 2014 02:59:00 +0000 17901 at http://foundrymag.com How Manufacturers are Adapting to a New EHS Environment http://foundrymag.com/opinion/how-manufacturers-are-adapting-new-ehs-environment <div class="field-byline"> Ellen Baran </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p><a href="http://foundrymag.com/site-files/foundrymag.com/files/uploads/2014/12/The-New-EHS-Landscape.pdf" target="_blank">Download this full infographic.</a></p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://foundrymag.com/opinion/how-manufacturers-are-adapting-new-ehs-environment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://foundrymag.com/opinion/how-manufacturers-are-adapting-new-ehs-environment#comments Finishing/MRO Materials Melt/Pour Molds/Cores Opinion Shakeout Simulation/IT Testing/QC Mon, 01 Dec 2014 19:30:00 +0000 17881 at http://foundrymag.com Comparing Warm-Box Binders’ VOC Emissions http://foundrymag.com/ask-expert/comparing-warm-box-binders-voc-emissions <div class="node-body article-body">A new laboratory method for VOC estimates suitable for warm-box binder systems is available.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://foundrymag.com/ask-expert/comparing-warm-box-binders-voc-emissions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://foundrymag.com/ask-expert/comparing-warm-box-binders-voc-emissions#comments Ask the Expert Molds/Cores Sun, 30 Nov 2014 18:29:00 +0000 17811 at http://foundrymag.com Foundry China 2015 http://foundrymag.com/foundry-china-2015-0 <div class="node-body event-body">China (Beijing) International Foundry Industry Exhibition (CIFE) is a platform for metalcasting businesses to engage in trade across national boundaries. </div> <h3 class="location-locations-header">Location</h3> <div class="location-locations-wrapper"> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="fn">China International Exhibition Centre</span> <div class="street-address"> No. 6 Bei-San-Huan East Road </div> <span class="locality">Beijing</span> <span class="postal-code">100028</span> <div class="country-name">China</div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field-desc"> <p>China (Beijing) International Foundry Industry Exhibition (CIFE) is a platform for metalcasting businesses to engage in trade across national boundaries. Currently, while China&#39;s metalcasting technology equipment remains less than advanced, with poor quality castings, and low added value, the core technologies and key product lines depend on imports. Adhering to its mission, CIFE integrates domestic and oversea casting resources, helps companies to develop environmental raw and auxiliary materials, strengthens research on foundry new technology, new technology, and new equipment, build high-tech transmission platforms, promote the reorganization and restructuring of enterprises, eliminate backward production capacity, promote industrial upgrading, and ultimately to achieve &quot;clean production, green foundry&quot;.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://foundrymag.com/foundry-china-2015-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://foundrymag.com/foundry-china-2015-0#comments Sat, 29 Nov 2014 01:32:00 +0000 17861 at http://foundrymag.com Accuride, UAW in Four-Year Deal for Rockford http://foundrymag.com/finishingmro/accuride-uaw-four-year-deal-rockford <div class="node-body article-body">Accuride and the UAW reached a four-year labor agreement for 291 hourly workers at Rockford, IL. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://foundrymag.com/finishingmro/accuride-uaw-four-year-deal-rockford" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://foundrymag.com/finishingmro/accuride-uaw-four-year-deal-rockford#comments Finishing/MRO Fri, 28 Nov 2014 20:09:00 +0000 17841 at http://foundrymag.com <p>The Rockford, IL, plant produces Gunite-brand brake drums, commercial vehicle wheel hubs, and wheel-end components for North American commercial vehicle manufacturers</p> November 2014 Issue Foundry Magazine http://foundrymag.com/foundry/2014-11-28 <div class="node-body magazine_issue-body">In this issue, Protecting Workers from Molten-Metal Splash -- The risk of serious injury in metalcasting operations is considerable, and calls for a fundamental understanding of flame-resistant fabrics and the regulations covering their selection, applications, and maintenance, and much more.</div> <div class="field-desc"> <p>Foundry Management &amp; Technology has been an independent source of information for the foundry and metalcasting industries since 1892.<br /> <br /> <em><strong>In this issue</strong></em>, <strong>Protecting Workers from Molten-Metal Splash</strong> -- The risk of serious injury in metalcasting operations is considerable, and calls for a fundamental understanding of flame-resistant fabrics and the regulations covering their selection, applications, and maintenance, and much more.</p> <p>To subscribe to&nbsp;<strong>Foundry Management &amp; Technology</strong>&nbsp;magazine,&nbsp;<a href="http://foundrymag.com/subscriptions">click here.</a></p> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-mag-teasers"> <div class="field-mag-teaser"> <a href="/meltpour/protecting-workers-molten-metal-splash">Protecting Workers from Molten-Metal Splash</a> <a href="/materials/soaring-study-solidification-lightweight-tial-alloys">Soaring Study Into Solidification of Lightweight TiAl Alloys </a> <a href="/materials/diecasting-injection-molding-combined-new-process">Diecasting, Injection Molding Combined in New Process</a> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-publication-info"><legend>Publication Info</legend> </fieldset> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://foundrymag.com/foundry/2014-11-28" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 28 Nov 2014 05:00:00 +0000 17911 at http://foundrymag.com Aluminum Foundry Cited by OSHA After Worker’s Death http://foundrymag.com/moldscores/aluminum-foundry-cited-osha-after-worker-s-death <div class="node-body article-body">OSHA cited Bremer Manufacturing with three safety violations and fines of $81,900, after a worker was found unresponsive, and later died. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://foundrymag.com/moldscores/aluminum-foundry-cited-osha-after-worker-s-death" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://foundrymag.com/moldscores/aluminum-foundry-cited-osha-after-worker-s-death#comments Molds/Cores News Tue, 25 Nov 2014 04:40:00 +0000 17831 at http://foundrymag.com <p>Isocyanates react with compounds containing alcohol to produce polyurethane polymers, which are components of polyurethane foams, thermoplastic elastomers, spandex fibers, and polyurethane paints. OSHA&rsquo;s area director noted that exposure to isocyanates can cause chest tightness, trouble breathing, and irritation to the lungs, eyes, nose, throat and skin. &ldquo;Even when exposure limits are below permissible levels, workers can experience health consequences, especially if they have other health risks and are exposed to chemicals on a routine basis,&rdquo; he added.</p> New 3D Printer Following Manufacturing Trends http://foundrymag.com/moldscores/new-3d-printer-following-manufacturing-trends <div class="node-body article-body">3Dealise offers 3D scanning and measurement, reverse engineering, and rapid prototyping, as well as 3D printing of sand molds. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://foundrymag.com/moldscores/new-3d-printer-following-manufacturing-trends" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://foundrymag.com/moldscores/new-3d-printer-following-manufacturing-trends#comments Molds/Cores News Mon, 24 Nov 2014 04:46:00 +0000 17821 at http://foundrymag.com <p>A printed sand mold for a 1,200-mm pump, produced by 3Dealise on its ExOne S-Max printer.</p> DeburringEXPO http://foundrymag.com/deburringexpo <div class="node-body event-body"><p>DeburringEXPO will be the first trade fair for deburring and polishing technologies, including maintaining component geometry, quality, and precision, and new material technology.</p> </div> <h3 class="location-locations-header">Location</h3> <div class="location-locations-wrapper"> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="fn">Karlsruhe Exhibition Centre</span> <div class="street-address"> Festplatz 9 </div> <span class="locality">Karlsruhe</span>, <span class="region">BW</span> <span class="postal-code">76137</span> <div class="country-name">Germany</div> </div> <div class="map-link"> <div class="location map-link">See map: <a href="http://maps.google.com?q=Festplatz+9%2C+76137%2C+Karlsruhe%2C+de">Google Maps</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field-desc"> <p>More and more complex component geometries, ever stricter requirements for quality and precision, and new materials are placing greater demands on manufacturing technologies in all industries. As a result, deburring and polishing processes are gaining significance. DeburringEXPO will now provide these qualitatively decisive manufacturing steps with their own platform. The trade fair for deburring and polishing technology will held for the first time at the Karlsruhe Exhibition Centre by fairXperts from the 13<sup>th</sup> through the 15<sup>th</sup> of October, 2015.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://foundrymag.com/deburringexpo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://foundrymag.com/deburringexpo#comments Thu, 20 Nov 2014 19:40:00 +0000 17801 at http://foundrymag.com Alucast India 2014 http://foundrymag.com/alucast-india-2014 <div class="node-body event-body"><p>The International Conference and Exhibition- ALUCAST 2014 is India’s largest platform for the aluminum castings Industry, which is held every alternate year.</p> </div> <h3 class="location-locations-header">Location</h3> <div class="location-locations-wrapper"> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="fn">Bangalore International Exhibition Centre</span> <div class="street-address"> Tumkur Road, 10th Mile, Madavara Post </div> <span class="locality">Bangalore</span>, <span class="region">KA</span> <span class="postal-code">562123</span> <div class="country-name">India</div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field-desc"> <p class="content_home_page">The International Conference and Exhibition- ALUCAST 2014 is India&rsquo;s largest platform for the aluminum castings Industry, which is held every alternate year. The 6th edition of this event takes place this year from December 4-6 in Bangalore, India.&nbsp; This biennial event has emerged as the convergence for numerous stakeholders across the aluminum industry. The accompanying training programs and high level conferences evoke a great deal of interest. Over the past decade, the Indian diecasting industry has seen modernization and increasing production capacities. The industry has grown phenomenally and is touted as the global supply hub for all auto giants. This puts the industry in an enviable position of quantum growth in the coming years.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://foundrymag.com/alucast-india-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://foundrymag.com/alucast-india-2014#comments Tue, 18 Nov 2014 14:58:00 +0000 17771 at http://foundrymag.com Avalon Precision MetalSmiths to Close Ohio Foundry http://foundrymag.com/moldscores/avalon-precision-metalsmiths-close-ohio-foundry <div class="node-body article-body">Avalon Precision Metalsmiths plans to close one of its four plants.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://foundrymag.com/moldscores/avalon-precision-metalsmiths-close-ohio-foundry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://foundrymag.com/moldscores/avalon-precision-metalsmiths-close-ohio-foundry#comments Molds/Cores News Tue, 18 Nov 2014 03:17:00 +0000 17761 at http://foundrymag.com <p>When it was formed in April, the Avalon Precision Metalsmiths organization was described by CEO Doug Ciabotti as an &ldquo;investment casting company capable of servicing a broad array of markets and adding increased value to our current and future customers from multiple facilities around the country.&rdquo;&nbsp;</p> Making Sense in a Chaotic Age http://foundrymag.com/opinion/making-sense-chaotic-age <div class="node-body article-body">There are risks and liabilities in metalcasting, but one advantage is that it is free from ideological conflict.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://foundrymag.com/opinion/making-sense-chaotic-age" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://foundrymag.com/opinion/making-sense-chaotic-age#comments Opinion Mon, 17 Nov 2014 21:26:00 +0000 17601 at http://foundrymag.com <p>There is much still to be learned about the production of cast parts. Learning promotes intellectual progress and human prosperity. Controversies, if any, do not impede progress; they drive it</p> New Executive Director Named for FEF http://foundrymag.com/meltpour/new-executive-director-named-fef <div class="node-body article-body">The Foundry Educational Foundation has selected Brian Lewis as its new executive director. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://foundrymag.com/meltpour/new-executive-director-named-fef" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://foundrymag.com/meltpour/new-executive-director-named-fef#comments Melt/Pour Molds/Cores News Mon, 17 Nov 2014 21:14:00 +0000 17751 at http://foundrymag.com How to Lead Like it Matters http://foundrymag.com/opinion/how-lead-it-matters <div class="field-byline"> Roxi Bahar Hewertson </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Make certain that every personal connection counts, develops your skills, and plays on your strengths — in order to lead like it matters.

</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://foundrymag.com/opinion/how-lead-it-matters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://foundrymag.com/opinion/how-lead-it-matters#comments Opinion Mon, 17 Nov 2014 20:59:00 +0000 17591 at http://foundrymag.com <p>No matter the decision at hand, every choice a leader makes will have a ripple effect.</p> Diecasting, Injection Molding Combined in New Process http://foundrymag.com/materials/diecasting-injection-molding-combined-new-process <div class="node-body article-body">Researchers successfully cast plastic and metal together on a single machine and in a single process step.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://foundrymag.com/materials/diecasting-injection-molding-combined-new-process" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://foundrymag.com/materials/diecasting-injection-molding-combined-new-process#comments Materials Melt/Pour Molds/Cores Mon, 17 Nov 2014 20:26:00 +0000 17581 at http://foundrymag.com <p>Researchers developed integrated metal-plastics injection molding on a modified machine at the IKV Injection Molding pilot plant.</p> Micro-Imaging Software System http://foundrymag.com/new-products/micro-imaging-software-system <div class="node-body article-body">Oympus Corp.’s Olympus Stream 1.9.2 advanced micro-imaging software system turns industrial microscopes into high-performance analysis tools. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://foundrymag.com/new-products/micro-imaging-software-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://foundrymag.com/new-products/micro-imaging-software-system#comments New Products Testing/QC Mon, 17 Nov 2014 16:46:00 +0000 17741 at http://foundrymag.com <p>Stream 1.9.2 software shown with the Olympus BX51 metallurgical microscope.</p> Magnetic Drum Separators http://foundrymag.com/new-products/magnetic-drum-separators <div class="node-body article-body">Eriez’s magnetic drum separators offer an effective approach for separating ferrous parts from abrasive media.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://foundrymag.com/new-products/magnetic-drum-separators" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://foundrymag.com/new-products/magnetic-drum-separators#comments New Products Shakeout Mon, 17 Nov 2014 16:35:00 +0000 17731 at http://foundrymag.com <p>Customer applications dictate the size, capacity and strength of the magnetic drum required.</p> Titanium Europe 2015 http://foundrymag.com/titanium-europe-2015 <div class="node-body event-body"><p>TITANIUM EUROPE 2015 will provide a platform to gain insights into the European titanium industry and will serve as a premier networking venue for business executives.</p> </div> <h3 class="location-locations-header">Location</h3> <div class="location-locations-wrapper"> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="fn">National Exhibition Centre</span> <div class="street-address"> Pendigo Way </div> <span class="locality">Birmingham</span> <span class="postal-code">B40 1PP</span> <div class="country-name">United Kingdom</div> </div> <div class="map-link"> <div class="location map-link">See map: <a href="http://maps.google.co.uk?q=Pendigo+Way%2C+Birmingham%2C+B40+1PP%2C+uk">Google Maps</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field-desc"> <p>TITANIUM EUROPE 2015, hosted by the International Titanium Association (ITA), will provide a platform to gain insights into the European titanium industry and will serve as a premier networking venue for business executives.&nbsp; Presenters provide outlooks on world supply and demand, illuminate developments on the ever-lengthening global supply chain, clarify near-term business trends driving the key commercial aerospace sector, report on the dynamics of the titanium industry in developing new industrial markets and development of innovative products, and will share insights on the potential for 3-D titanium additive manufacturing as a novel, game-changing technology.<br /> &nbsp;</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://foundrymag.com/titanium-europe-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://foundrymag.com/titanium-europe-2015#comments Fri, 14 Nov 2014 14:38:00 +0000 17721 at http://foundrymag.com