Foundrymag http://foundrymag.com/rss.xml en 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 See the Possibilities with Data Visualization http://foundrymag.com/white-papers/see-possibilities-data-visualization <div class="node-body article-body">Quickly Visualize Data on Mobile Devices and the Web Today, all organizations – regardless of their size – are inundated with data. It pours in from every conceivable direction: from operational and transactional systems, from scanning and facilities management systems, from inbound and outbound customer contact points, from mobile media and the Web. It is structured and unstructured; it is messy and overwhelming, flowing in at greater speeds than ever.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://foundrymag.com/white-papers/see-possibilities-data-visualization" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://foundrymag.com/white-papers/see-possibilities-data-visualization#comments White Papers White Papers Thu, 13 Nov 2014 21:04:00 +0000 17711 at http://foundrymag.com Social Business: Big Benefits for Manufacturers http://foundrymag.com/white-papers/social-business-big-benefits-manufacturers <div class="node-body article-body">Social media’s reputation in the workplace has been that of a productivity-buster. But widespread adoption of Facebook, Twitter, and other social platforms offer manufacturing companies an opportunity to improve productivity and engagement. In this free white paper, learn how social media can accelerate and elevate information sharing with action-oriented, strategic conversations -- by allowing users to immediately send, search, receive, sort, and digest information. Read it now!</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://foundrymag.com/white-papers/social-business-big-benefits-manufacturers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://foundrymag.com/white-papers/social-business-big-benefits-manufacturers#comments White Papers White Papers Thu, 13 Nov 2014 20:59:00 +0000 17701 at http://foundrymag.com Employee Engagement: What Drives It? How Do You Nurture It? http://foundrymag.com/white-papers/employee-engagement-what-drives-it-how-do-you-nurture-it <div class="node-body article-body">Employee engagement is a critical issue to business continuity and organizational performance. Increasing employee engagement requires strong leadership and the right tools to facilitate communication and collaboration. In this free white paper, learn how to marry business information with business processes. This means your employees will be able to communicate and collaborate more easily, promoting employee engagement and talent retention.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://foundrymag.com/white-papers/employee-engagement-what-drives-it-how-do-you-nurture-it" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://foundrymag.com/white-papers/employee-engagement-what-drives-it-how-do-you-nurture-it#comments White Papers White Papers Thu, 13 Nov 2014 20:50:00 +0000 17691 at http://foundrymag.com Protecting Workers from Molten-Metal Splash http://foundrymag.com/meltpour/protecting-workers-molten-metal-splash <div class="field-byline"> Dave Rehm </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Anyone working near molten metal is risking injury, and employers face legal and financial consequences for failing to protect them. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://foundrymag.com/meltpour/protecting-workers-molten-metal-splash" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://foundrymag.com/meltpour/protecting-workers-molten-metal-splash#comments Melt/Pour Testing/QC Gold Wed, 12 Nov 2014 19:26:00 +0000 17571 at http://foundrymag.com <p>Monitoring steel casting at Bradken Engineered Products division, Amite, LA.</p> IBC in Partnership Developing New Specialty Alloy http://foundrymag.com/materials/ibc-partnership-developing-new-specialty-alloy <div class="node-body article-body">IBC Advanced Alloys’ Copper Alloys division is forming a partnership with Baoshida Swissmetal Ltd. and Avins USA Inc. to manufacture a high-performance alloy. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://foundrymag.com/materials/ibc-partnership-developing-new-specialty-alloy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://foundrymag.com/materials/ibc-partnership-developing-new-specialty-alloy#comments Materials News Mon, 10 Nov 2014 16:40:00 +0000 17651 at http://foundrymag.com <p>IBC&rsquo;s Copper Alloys division manufactures and distributes castings and forgings in beryllium copper, chrome copper, and aluminum bronze; and copper-alloy forgings for plastic mold tooling and resistance welding applications.</p> High-Stability Ceramic Core Material http://foundrymag.com/new-products/high-stability-ceramic-core-material <div class="node-body article-body">Morgan Advanced Materials introduced P-59, a high-silica ceramic with a fine particle-size distribution. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://foundrymag.com/new-products/high-stability-ceramic-core-material" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://foundrymag.com/new-products/high-stability-ceramic-core-material#comments Molds/Cores New Products Mon, 10 Nov 2014 15:17:00 +0000 17641 at http://foundrymag.com <p>P-59 is able to achieve a trailing edge that is up to 20% thinner than that produced by comparable ceramic materials used for investment casting cores.</p> Robotic Blasting Machine for Shot or Grit http://foundrymag.com/new-products/robotic-blasting-machine-shot-or-grit <div class="node-body article-body">Guyson reintroduced its RB-RSSA-8 robotic blast system for cleaning and surface prep of aerospace castings. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://foundrymag.com/new-products/robotic-blasting-machine-shot-or-grit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://foundrymag.com/new-products/robotic-blasting-machine-shot-or-grit#comments Finishing/MRO New Products Mon, 10 Nov 2014 13:44:00 +0000 17631 at http://foundrymag.com <p>The new RB-RSSA-8 robotic blast system has a Fanuc Robotics LR Mate-200iD six-axis robot mounted on the reinforced back wall of the blast chamber, where it has greater reach and motion capability to accommodate the range of components to be processed.</p> $60-Million Rebuild Launched for GE’s Texas Foundry http://foundrymag.com/meltpour/60-million-rebuild-launched-ge-s-texas-foundry <div class="node-body article-body">GE Oil & Gas business launched a $60-million modernization and rebuilding of its Lufkin, TX, gray and ductile iron foundry.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://foundrymag.com/meltpour/60-million-rebuild-launched-ge-s-texas-foundry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://foundrymag.com/meltpour/60-million-rebuild-launched-ge-s-texas-foundry#comments Melt/Pour News Fri, 07 Nov 2014 02:44:00 +0000 17621 at http://foundrymag.com <p>Plans call for demolishing 30,000 sq.ft. of the 515,000-sq.ft. foundry, and building 72,000 sq.ft. of new manufacturing space.</p> Soaring Study Into Solidification of Lightweight TiAl Alloys http://foundrymag.com/materials/soaring-study-solidification-lightweight-tial-alloys <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Research into production of lightweight titanium aluminide alloys continues at the European Space Agency&rsquo;s Technical Center in Noordwijk, The Netherlands, where an oversized centrifugal machine has been used to study the effects of gravity (and hypergravity) on molten metal solidification. That research is about to get a boost.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://foundrymag.com/materials/soaring-study-solidification-lightweight-tial-alloys" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://foundrymag.com/materials/soaring-study-solidification-lightweight-tial-alloys#comments Materials Melt/Pour Thu, 06 Nov 2014 21:46:00 +0000 17611 at http://foundrymag.com 16th Global Foundry Sourcing Conference 2015 http://foundrymag.com/16th-global-foundry-sourcing-conference-2015-0 <div class="node-body event-body">16th Global Foundry Sourcing Conference 2015 is a conference focusing on castings and foundry industry, which is scheduled to be held on March 20, 2015 at Shanghai, China.</div> <h3 class="location-locations-header">Location</h3> <div class="location-locations-wrapper"> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="fn">Shanghai Everbright Int’l Hotel, China</span> <div class="country-name">China</div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field-desc"> <p><strong>16th Global Foundry Sourcing Conference 2015</strong> is a conference&nbsp;focusing on <strong>castings and foundry industry</strong>, which is scheduled to be held on March 20, 2015 at <strong>Shanghai</strong>,<strong> China</strong>.</p> <p>The buyers of&nbsp;<strong>16th Global Foundry Sourcing Conference 2015 (</strong><strong>FSC 2015)&nbsp;</strong>will mainly from North America, Western Europe, Japan, Korea, as well as domestic manufacturers requiring large procurement, etc. Most of the suppliers have their own factories in Chinese mainland.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://foundrymag.com/16th-global-foundry-sourcing-conference-2015-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://foundrymag.com/16th-global-foundry-sourcing-conference-2015-0#comments Tue, 04 Nov 2014 19:55:00 +0000 17561 at http://foundrymag.com Nizi Buying Chemalloy, Expanding in North America http://foundrymag.com/materials/nizi-buying-chemalloy-expanding-north-america <div class="node-body article-body">Nizi International has an agreement to purchase Chemalloy Co. Inc. from owner and president/CEO Tony Demos.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://foundrymag.com/materials/nizi-buying-chemalloy-expanding-north-america" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://foundrymag.com/materials/nizi-buying-chemalloy-expanding-north-america#comments Materials Melt/Pour News Tue, 04 Nov 2014 15:08:00 +0000 17541 at http://foundrymag.com <p>Nizi is a Luxembourg-based supplier of pig iron, ferroalloys, silicon carbide, recarburizers, briquettes, foundry coke, and nodularizers to foundries in Europe.</p> Wall Colmonoy Acquires Franklin Bronze & Alloys http://foundrymag.com/materials/wall-colmonoy-acquires-franklin-bronze-alloys <div class="node-body article-body">Wall Colmonoy acquired Franklin Bronze & Alloy, adding more specialty metalcasting capacity to the organization known for surfacing and brazing products.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://foundrymag.com/materials/wall-colmonoy-acquires-franklin-bronze-alloys" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://foundrymag.com/materials/wall-colmonoy-acquires-franklin-bronze-alloys#comments Materials News Tue, 04 Nov 2014 04:07:00 +0000 17531 at http://foundrymag.com <p>Both organizations have investment casting capability, among other available technologies for producing cast products in aluminum, brass, stainless steel, and other alloys.</p> Die/Mold-Handling Transporter http://foundrymag.com/new-products/diemold-handling-transporter <div class="node-body article-body">Air Technical Industries’ versatile die and mold handling transporter can rotate a heavy object through 360°.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://foundrymag.com/new-products/diemold-handling-transporter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://foundrymag.com/new-products/diemold-handling-transporter#comments Molds/Cores New Products Tue, 04 Nov 2014 02:26:00 +0000 17521 at http://foundrymag.com <p>The transporter is equipped with four push-pull arms that hold the die close in and push it into the press (or the die transporter) up to 24 in. deep. When the operation is completed, the transporter retrieves the die and rotates it 90&deg; from the way it comes out of the press to lengthwise for transporting to storage.</p> Explosion-Protected Overhead Cranes http://foundrymag.com/new-products/explosion-protected-overhead-cranes <div class="node-body article-body">J D Neuhaus cranes can be supplied with Atex classifications EX II 2 GD IIA T4 / EX II 3 GD IIB T4, with increased spark protection also available for explosion level II C.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://foundrymag.com/new-products/explosion-protected-overhead-cranes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://foundrymag.com/new-products/explosion-protected-overhead-cranes#comments Melt/Pour New Products Sun, 02 Nov 2014 16:29:00 +0000 17501 at http://foundrymag.com <p>A customized, explosion-protected 80-metric ton lift capacity crane.</p> The Advantages of Floating Cover Lids vs. Hot Toppings http://foundrymag.com/ask-expert/advantages-floating-cover-lids-vs-hot-toppings <div class="node-body article-body">Hot toppings are frequently under-applied or inconsistently applied. Floating cover lids fit inside open risers with consistent thickness, for maximum coverage and optimal thickness. </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/advantages-floating-cover-lids-vs-hot-toppings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://foundrymag.com/ask-expert/advantages-floating-cover-lids-vs-hot-toppings#comments Ask the Expert Melt/Pour Molds/Cores Fri, 31 Oct 2014 18:34:00 +0000 17491 at http://foundrymag.com Automatic Blasting Control System http://foundrymag.com/finishingmro/automatic-blasting-control-system <div class="node-body article-body">The Rösler Max-Imp®-System is a series of sensors that define optimal blast patterns for surface finishing. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://foundrymag.com/finishingmro/automatic-blasting-control-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://foundrymag.com/finishingmro/automatic-blasting-control-system#comments Finishing/MRO New Products Mon, 27 Oct 2014 20:19:00 +0000 17451 at http://foundrymag.com <p>The Max-Imp<sup>&reg;</sup>-System is a series of sensors that define optimal blast patterns for surface finishing, &ldquo;producing the most effective and efficient blasting process,&rdquo; and the measured blast pattern data is evaluated either by a separate electronic evaluation system or the PLC.</p> Infrared Pyrometer with Thermal Imaging Capabilities http://foundrymag.com/testingqc/infrared-pyrometer-thermal-imaging-capabilities <div class="node-body article-body">LumaSense Technologies Inc. introduced the integrated ISR 6-TI Advanced pyrometer for increased control and optimization of thermal measuring and imaging.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://foundrymag.com/testingqc/infrared-pyrometer-thermal-imaging-capabilities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://foundrymag.com/testingqc/infrared-pyrometer-thermal-imaging-capabilities#comments New Products Testing/QC Mon, 27 Oct 2014 20:03:00 +0000 17441 at http://foundrymag.com <p>&quot;Relative&quot; thermal images are produced by measuring the temperature of the center spot with a ratio pyrometer and using an infrared filter to show an auto-calibrated thermal image based on the highly accurate ratio pyrometer temperature reading.</p> ATI Supplying Titanium Castings for Jet Engine Programs http://foundrymag.com/meltpour/ati-supplying-titanium-castings-jet-engine-programs-0 <div class="node-body article-body">Allegheny Technologies Inc. will supply titanium investment castings to Snecma for jet engine programs. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://foundrymag.com/meltpour/ati-supplying-titanium-castings-jet-engine-programs-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://foundrymag.com/meltpour/ati-supplying-titanium-castings-jet-engine-programs-0#comments Materials Melt/Pour News Fri, 24 Oct 2014 12:24:00 +0000 17431 at http://foundrymag.com <p>The LEAP high-bypass turbofan engine was developed by CFM International and is manufactured by that joint-venture&rsquo;s two partners, Snecma and GE Aviation. More than 5,000 orders have been recorded for LEAP engines, and ground tests for the first of three variants were completed last year.&nbsp;</p> BMW Honors ASK Chemicals for Innovation, ‘Sustainability’ http://foundrymag.com/moldscores/bmw-honors-ask-chemicals-innovation-sustainability <div class="node-body article-body">ASK Chemicals wins BMW “Innovations award for development of inorganic binders.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://foundrymag.com/moldscores/bmw-honors-ask-chemicals-innovation-sustainability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://foundrymag.com/moldscores/bmw-honors-ask-chemicals-innovation-sustainability#comments Molds/Cores News Thu, 23 Oct 2014 19:52:00 +0000 17411 at http://foundrymag.com