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28. April 2017

Polish foundries looking for potential customers at Hannover Messe

Hannover Messe is without any doubt the biggest industrial Fair for technologies, innovations and automatics in the world.This year’s edition of Hannover Messe is a special one and has a significant meaning for the Republic of...

28. April 2017

Continental Ready for Next Growth Spurt with Innovative Powertrain Technologies

- New strategy for the Powertrain division is focused on efficient combustion engine technologies, hybrid and electric drive systems- Increasing share of electronics in combustion engine drive systems allows growth-oriented...

28. April 2017

The Cormark Equities Analysts Lower Earnings Estimates for Exco Technologies Limited (XTC)

XTC has been the topic of a number of other reports. Scotiabank reiterated an “outperform” rating and issued a C$15.00 target price on shares of Exco Technologies Limited in a report on Friday. BMO Capital Markets dropped their...

27. April 2017

Energy cost burden follows downward trend

- German industry relieved by more than one tenth in one year- Energy bill marks new low in December- Drop of 19 percent for highly energy intensive industriesDespite a slight increase in fuel prices, the burden of energy costs...

27. April 2017

$3 million fire damage estimated for Troy business

BY DEBORAH A Troy-based diecasting business burned Wednesday, causing an estimated loss of at least $3 million, Troy Fire Chief Justin Jackson said.A fire was called in at about 3:33 a.m. at Anderton Castings, 222 Lely Drive, and...

26. April 2017

Mining vehicle from Fermel named finalist for Swedish Steel Prize 2017

For developing the Maverick range of dedicated light duty vehicles (LDV) for mining, which provide maintenance, repair and lifecycle advantages never before seen on the market, Fermel has been named a finalist for the Swedish...

26. April 2017

TRIMET expands Harzgerode location

Minister President of Saxony-Anhalt Dr. Reiner Haseloff visited TRIMET Automotive’s production plant in Harzgerode. Together with Marcus Weise, Mayor of Harzgerode, he was informed about the production of die-cast aluminium...

26. April 2017

Japan's auto diecasting aluminum alloy demand to rise in fiscal 2017-2018

The Japan Aluminium Alloy Refiners Association forecast on Monday that demand for diecasting aluminum alloy from the automotive industry would rise 1.5% year on year to 986,500 mt in fiscal 2017-2018 (April-March).Demand in the...

25. April 2017

The Management Boards of the Pioma-Odlewnia Sp. z o.o. and Kopex Foundry Sp. z o.o. limited liability companies, members of Polska Grupa Odlewnicza S.A. (PGO Group), have adopted a merger plan. The merging of the two companies will be achieved by Pioma-Odl

In deciding to acquire Kopex Foundry, PGO Group was guided by the opportunity to expand its outlets and product portfolio, exploit its joint potential, and exchange competences, all in order to better respond to the customers’...

25. April 2017

USA - Muskegon Castings Continues Aluminium Die Casting Operation After Fire Destroys Building

Michigan’s Muskegon Castings has relocated operations to several buildings in the area and is continuing aluminium die casting operations after a fire destroyed the company’s building last week.The fire, which has been blamed on...

24. April 2017

USA - Mercury Marine's new high-pressure die casting machine is now the largest in North America

Mercury Marine, the world's leading manufacturer of recreational marine engines held an event today to officially announce commissioning of the largest high-pressure die casting machine in North America.  Since 2009, Mercury...

21. April 2017

The first wind farm in the port of Hamburg will commence operations at TRIMET

On the premises of the TRIMET aluminum smelter in the port of Hamburg, the municipal energy supplier Hamburg Energie has put three wind turbines into operation. Hamburg’s First Mayor, Olaf Scholz, called the facility a further...

21. April 2017

USA - American Axle acquires Metaldyne Performance Group

American Axle & Manufacturing Holdings, Inc (AAM) has announced that it has completed the acquisition of Metaldyne Performance Group Inc (MPG). The transaction was unanimously approved by the boards of directors of both...

20. April 2017

Rheinmetall wins major contract from US automaker

Divert-air valves around the globeThe Automotive arm of the Düsseldorf-based Rheinmetall Group has won a contract with a lifetime volume of over €90 million for a new generation of divert-air valves. A leading American automaker...

20. April 2017

Elmira - Comments Being Taken For Proposed Foundry

Public comments are being received until April 24th by the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality concerning EJ Americas llc’s plans to build and operate a gray and ductile iron foundry near Elmira.Technically the foundry...

19. April 2017

FATA ALUMINUM IS OPENING A SALES OFFICE IN FRANCE

As of April 2017, Fata Aluminum will open a sales and customer assistance office in France to proactively support all major French customers in developing  their local and global projects.Mr. Christophe Humblot, 50 years of...

18. April 2017

USA - Piqua Champion Foundry closes

‘We had a good reputation’ by Sam Wildow  Another longtime local business recently shut its doors after 97 years of operations, citing an inability to compete with offshore productions.Piqua Champion Foundry, which opened in...

17. April 2017

USA - Waupaca Foundry Donates Certified OSHA 10 Training To Community

Program participants of The Refuge got some needed job training thanks to Waupaca Foundry. Gordon Michaud, maintenance department training coordinator at Waupaca, volunteered his time to teach OSHA 10 classes to program...

14. April 2017

NO - 3D Printing Titanium Parts Could Save Boeing Millions on Dreamliner Production

Boeing (ba, -0.72%) hired Norsk Titanium to print the first structural titanium parts for its 787 Dreamliner, a shift that the Norwegian 3D printing company said would eventually shave $2 million to $3 million off the cost of...

13. April 2017

DIHAG Holding: Investition in Gießereitechnologien bei Allard-Europe

40 Prozent Umsatzsteigerung und 20 Prozent mehr Mitarbeiter – das ist die positive Bilanz von Allard-Europe im Februar 2017, ein Jahr nach der Übernahme durch die DIHAG Holding und Royal IHC. Die belgische Stahlgießerei ist unter...

13. April 2017

GER - Looking ahead to the new Audi A8: Space Frame with a unique mix of materials

Audi is writing a new chapter in its lightweight design success story. For the next generation of the Audi A8*, an intelligent mix of four materials is being used for the first time in the weight-bearing body structure – more...

13. April 2017

CN / IN - SAIC backs away from take-over, says no deal yet

IN a blow to American auto giant General Motors in India, Chinese automaker Shanghai Automotive Industry Corp (SAIC) clarified on Monday that it has only signed a term sheet to evaluate General Motors India’s Halol plant near...

12. April 2017

Lödige at „Schüttgut Dortmund (Solids)“

Open for savingsEnergy savings are a central topic for Lödige at the „Schüttgut Dortmund (Solids)“. An example is the High Efficiency Shovel® presented by the company located in Paderborn/Germany – a special shovel designed for...

11. April 2017

Serv!ce Matters – ZF Gearboxes and Service for Ropeways!

By taking over the large gearbox business from Bosch Rexroth, ZF Friedrichshafen AG as leading manufacturer of gearboxes has also taken over the know-how of more than 30 years in the design and production of industrial- and...

10. April 2017

UK - Scunthorpe group saves 65 jobs in foundry takeover

Sixty-five jobs have been saved in Scunthorpe thanks to the acquisition of a foundry site in the area.Bondshold, the northern foundry group, has announced the acquisition from Bradken UK of its 22-acre foundry and machining...

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