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Friday, 30. May 2014

71st World Foundry Congress 2014 -Bilbao Spain

The cultural city of Bilbao, Spain was the setting for the 71st World Foundry Congress which took place from the 19th-21st of May at the impressive Euskalduna Conference Center.For those who had never visited Spain before, this...[more]


Thursday, 14. November 2013

FOUNDRY SOLUTIONS & DESIGN, LLC

Foundry Solutions & Design (FS&D) meets all expectations at the recent METAL KIELCE, the Polish Foundry Exposition in Kielce, Poland.Exhibiting for the first time at the Metal Kielce in Poland, FS&D was overwhelmed...[more]


Wednesday, 04. September 2013

Topseed® cover alloy. Improving the way you make ductile iron.

Elkem’s recently introduced cover alloy, Topseed®, is changing the way that our customers think about their magnesium ferrosilicon treatment process.Designed to, Improve magnesium recoveryConditions the reaction slagIncrease...[more]


Monday, 15. July 2013

Omega: Maybrey-Reliance - Sand Reclamation Plant Installed

Maybrey Reliance has invested in a new Secondary Attrition Sand Re-claim plant, supplied by Omega of Peterborough.  This new capital investment will massively improve our carbon footprint and lead to increased efficiency and...[more]


Monday, 08. July 2013

Watts Inaugurates FS&D Designed Foundry

Watts Water Technologies “cut the ribbon” on its new Franklin, NH foundry where it will exclusively cast lead free products.The plant, inaugurated by New Hampshire Governor Maggie Hassan and company President and CEO David...[more]


Thursday, 27. June 2013

Ajax Tocco Leads the Way in Induction Melting

Since 1916, Ajax TOCCO Magnethermic has taught the world how to melt with induction, and the peak efficiencies demanded in today's highly competitive metals industries are achieved with engineered solutions from Ajax Tocco...[more]


Monday, 24. June 2013

ProTEC Marketing: Economic Appraisals and Strategic Planning 2013

Expert Survey in the Steel and Foundry IndustryTechnology and cost management as well as international competitiveness - these are the challenges of the highest priority for strategic objectives for the companies in the steel and...[more]


Thursday, 13. June 2013

Foundry Solutions & Design: A Leading Source of Foundry Engineering

Foundry Solutions & Design, a major North American provider of foundry consulting, engineering, and project management, is currently working with Ellwood Engineered Castings, a leading supplier of gray and ductile iron...[more]


Monday, 27. May 2013

Topseed® - Elkem leads the way in offering attractive cost savings to ductile iron foundries

 The use of magnesium additions in ductile cast irons Elkem introduces “Topseed® cover alloy” - another big step forward in reducing magnesium addition and lowering production costs in ductile iron foundries.The use of...[more]


Tuesday, 05. February 2013

Savelli S.p.A. - A book celebrates 170 years of Savelli activity since 1842

‘Someone wrote that those who have no memory of their past have no identity. This applies to people, to nations and to societies’ (Luigi Savelli)' The 170th anniversary of Savelli spa (1842-2012) offers the occasion to reflect,...[more]


Thursday, 31. January 2013

Künkel-Wagner are expanding their product range

As of 01 Jan. 2013 Künkel-Wagner Prozesstechnologie GmbH in Alfeld, Germany have taken over SM-Stahl GmbH as well as BES GmbH, both situated in Dürbheim, Baden-Wuerttemberg province, Germany.With these two acquisitions...[more]


Friday, 18. January 2013

Kunkel-Wagner India Private Limited: Visit us at IFEX 2013

An Event you should not miss! This time we have plenty of surprises in store for you! Come to our booth and see for yourself the large production programme which is produced by Künkel-Wagner on ultra-modern foundry plants and...[more]


Friday, 18. January 2013

Künkel-Wagner is investing heavily

The Künkel-Wagner Process Technology GmbH is a major supplier to the foundry industry in casting technology, sand regeneration, process technology, and automatic molding lines with production facilities in Germany, Switzerland,...[more]


Tuesday, 11. December 2012

Kunkel-Wagner Invests Heavily / VDG Lecture Evening and Barbara Celebration in Alfeld

The Künkel-Wagner Process Technology GmbH is a major supplier to the foundry industry in the sector of molding machines for green sand, sand regeneration, pouring technology and mold material preparation with production sites in...[more]


Monday, 10. December 2012

Tupy orders SinterCast process control system for high volume CGI production in Mexico

With planned mature volume of more than 300,000 cylinder blocks per year, and production start in 2013, Tupy has secured the largest ever CGI cylinder block orderTupy, the world’s largest cast iron cylinder block and head foundry...[more]


Tuesday, 04. December 2012

Werkstoffdesign von GJL unter Nutzung thermodynamischer Berechnungen

Inoculation Theories & Reality: Dr. Torbjörn Skaland, Director of Technology Elkem Foundry Division Kristiansand, Norway.more info: 20120910_SKALAND_Inoculation_Theories__2_Werkstoffdesign von GJL unter Nutzung...[more]


Tuesday, 20. November 2012

ELKEM - PRESEED™ PRECONDITIONER

A PRECONDITIONING AGENT FOR ALL CAST IRONS Consistency in base irons leading to more uniform casting propertiesImproved graphite morphologyReduced shrinkage and carbide formationImproved mechanical propertiesReduction in pig...[more]


Tuesday, 20. November 2012

Metalcasting Growth Strategies: How Foundries Make their Money

Foundry strategist, Mike Swartzlander offers perspectives on metalcasting business models and discusses their merits from a growth strategy perspectiveClick here to read more...[more]


Monday, 17. September 2012

Elkem organized a technical seminar for iron foundries

On 10. and 11.September 2012 Elkem organized a technical  seminar for iron foundries in Weinheim, Germany. Weinheim is located ca. 50 km south of Frankfurt. This was the 3rd seminar organized for Elkem Foundry Products...[more]


Monday, 27. August 2012

Elkem Foundry Products has recruited Cor Oldenziel as Regional Director Sales & Marketing ASIA/MEA.

Cor has a long experience in international sales and marketing with international postings in Dubai (UAE) and Kristiansand (Norway). This is a further step taken by Elkem to strengthen the focus on growth in Asia and to support...[more]


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