The Association of the Aluminium Recycling Industry (VAR) and the Organisation of European Aluminium Refiners and Remelters (OEA) are holding a competition for aluminium pressure die casting together.
They will be supported by the Verband Deutscher Druckgießereien (Association of German Pressure Die Casting Works) and the Expert Committee for Pressure Die Casting of the Bundesverband der Deutschen Gießerei-Industrie (BDG) (Association of German Foundryman). This competition wants to show the high quality of aluminium pressure die casting to the public.
A qualified panel of Judges from research and practice will review the entries and make their awards. The main criteria for judging the entries are casting quality and the suitability of the construction for pressure die casting. In addition, the entry must show the use of this casting influences the application of recycled aluminium. The winners will receive the jury’s decision in writing. The Judges decision will be final.
The three winning entries selected by the judges will be awarded certificates. Other commendable castings can get a special honourable mention. The awards show for the best will take place on the occasion of the EUROGUSS Exhibition to be held from 17 – 19 January 2012 in Nuremberg.