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03. October 2018

Lost Foam - International Symposium on November 7th-8th 2018 in Bremen

Getting in touch with the future of Lost Foam Casting

12. March 2017

"I see more opportunities and growth than just compensation for the future"

Interview with CEMAFON President, Dr.-Ing. Ioannis Ioannidis, CEO Oskar Frech GmbH on the Challenges for the Casting Industry

30. August 2015

Interview with Heinz Nelissen from Foseco/Vesuvius about binders, coatings, gatings-systems and meltingshop refractories in the metalcasting industry

Foseco is the Foundry Technologies Division of Vesuvius Group plc and is the global leader in products and solutions for improving foundry performance.The mission of Foseco is to partner with customers, focusing on improving...

10. July 2015

The presentation of the 4th NEWCAST Award

Prize winners from Germany, Austria and SwitzerlandSince the first NEWCAST show in the year of 2003 the NEWCAST Award is a special highlight of “Bright World of Metals”.This year’s winners were honored by the trade fair managing...

12. June 2015

Generation Change at ABP Induction

Dr. Wolfgang Andree, President of ABP Induction, LLC and Managing Director of ABP Induction Systems GmbH has stepped back from his position effective April 15, 2015. Mr. Till Schreiter, an international executive with over...

23. April 2015

YXLON invests in CT technology

YXLON International is kicking off a new era for its CT division with the inauguration of two new radiation-shielded bunkers for the development and production of computed tomography testing & inspection systems. Commencement...

25. February 2015

European & Chinese SMEs forge strong ties with India

Bochum’s India Europe Al brings together German and Indian companies working in the metal sector. Products can be used for a variety of industries, from automotive to security technology. The international goods business is not...

13. November 2013


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...

01. August 2013

GARANT-Filter GmbH, Lahr successful at Environmental Technology Award 2013

The company GARANT-Filter GmbH has successfully participated in the Environmental Technology Award 2013 with its product the GARANT flat bag filter. GARANT won second prize in the category “Emission reduction, preparation and...

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...

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...

04. April 2013

Flow Science Announces Its 2013 FLOW-3D World Users Conference

Flow Science announced today that its 2013 FLOW-3D World Users Conference will be held September 19-20, 2013 at the Allerton Hotel in Chicago, IL. The conference is open to FLOW-3D, FLOW-3D Cast, FLOW-3D/MP and FLOW-3D ThermoSET...

03. April 2013

FerroPem promotes Inobar® as cover of FeSiMg to enhance Mg recovery

Since many years, FerroPem is promoting Inobar® as a pre-conditioner for both grey and ductile iron.The concept of pre-conditioning the iron with high barium content inoculant, together with the usage of late stream inoculation,...

29. March 2013

Institute Cast Metals Engineers: Casting Class of 2013

The first foundry graduates in the UK for 20 years have been honoured in a move described by skills body Semta as a major development in the resurgence of UK industry.Will Garret and Chris Jay of Union Electric Steel in Gateshead...

31. July 2012


1962-2012: 50 years of passion and commitment F.lli Mazzon – an Italian producer of binders and refractory coatings for foundries – has been supplying the market since 1962 and celebrates this year its 50th anniversary. With...

30. July 2012

Vulcan adds significant positions to enhance growth in domestic & global markets

Over the past several months Vulcan Engineering Co. has implemented multiple staff additions to support customer demand in growth markets, improve response times for sales inquiries and to enhance delivery and service...

31. August 2011

ASK - Solvent-free molding release agent Bentogliss® 121

The pattern stripping process in foundries is facilitated by the use of modern and highly effective release agents. Ashland-Südchemie-Kernfest GmbH has developed the solvent-free molding release agent Bentogliss® 121 especially...

30. June 2011

NEWCAST 2011 Awards

Awardees Awardee for the best substitution of a different manufacturing method: longitudinal member Die casting made from AlSi10MnMg Manufacturer: DGS Druckguss Systeme AG, St. Gallen (Schweiz) Mr. Axel Schmidt...

12. April 2011

US - General Aluminum to Idle Georgia Diecaster

At former Rome Die Casting, all workers due to be laid off General Aluminum Manufacturing Co. is preparing to idle the Rome, GA, diecasting plant it acquired from the former Rome Die Casting in October 2010. The plant produces...

08. March 2011

US - Grede Expands Into Mexico

Grede Holdings LLC, Southfield, Mich., has reached a definitive agreement to acquire two metalcasting facilities in Mexico from Grupo Proeza. The domestic casting giant will acquire the NovoCast and Teknik facilities, both...

21. February 2011

US - Grede Logs $162 Million in New Business Since 2010

After one year, ferrous castings group increases capacity utilization 80%Grede Holdings LLC reports it has booked new orders totaling more than $162 million in the year since it was formed, and increased its capacity utilization...

04. November 2010

US Aluminum Castings Nominated for “Excellence”

Aerospace supplier in line for Leadership, Performance recognitionUS Aluminum Castings has been named a semi-finalist in the Supplier Excellence Alliance (SEA) 2010 Aerospace & Defense Supply Chain Awards, according to...

19. August 2010

Grede Earns Consecutive Diamond Supplier Award

Acknowledged by Navistar "for exceeding performance expectations"For the second consecutive year, Grede Holdings LLC was named a 2009 recipient of Navistar's Diamond Supplier award for exceeding performance expectations...

28. July 2010

Hometown of China Foundry

The last century, 70′s, Zezhou “small smelting, small cast,” as the representative of the “five small industries” is famous. Of the last century 90′s, the Zezhou metalworking industry’s heyday, the peak of more than 200 county...

13. May 2010

NADCA President Daniel L. Twarog

NADCA President Daniel L. Twarogto be here in China Daniel L. Twarog, President Of North American Die Casting Association will make a speech on 2010 China International Conference For Investment & Development of Die Casting...

25. March 2010

CIDCC - Speakers of CIDCC

2010 China International Conference For Investment & Development of Die Casting Industry will be held from 16th June to 17th June ,2010 ,in conjunction with the 7th China International Diecasting Congress &...

07. January 2010

The 11th China International exhibition

23.-26.06.2010 in Guangzhou

27. January 2009

USA - Auto supplier Citation Corp. acquires Alabama chemical company

Citation said it plans to integrate the Foseco-Morval lost foam pattern-molding facility in Bessemer, Ala. and its more than 30 hourly and salaried workers into the capabilities of its lost foam facility in Columbiana, Ala. The...

26. November 2008

Omega acquires Richards

Omega acquires Richards to consolidate market position

30. June 2008

Canada - Foseco plastic plant to close leaving 44 out of work

Guelph (Canada) - Foseco Canada Inc. is shutting down its Guelph manufacturing site and warehousing operation, leaving 44 people jobless. The plant produces a strong plastic useful for manufacturing material. Company president...

01. June 2008

AFS Announces Casting of the Year Winners

SCHAUMBURG, Ill. (USA) - The metalcasting industry recognized nine cast components as top designs for the 2008 Engineered Casting Solutions and American Foundry Society Casting Competition.  The components are being...

13. May 2008

CastExpo '08 - exhibition preview

Altanta, Georgia, USA - May 17-20 2008

28. April 2008

Große Gießereitechnische Tagung 2008 in Aachen / Germany

Article also available in The Dutch, Belgian and German foundry union as well as the VDMA had invited to the “Große Gießereitechnische Tagung 2008” which was held from April, 16th until the 18th of 2008 in Aachen. Already...

25. April 2008

Formstoffe und Formverfahren - Gestern, Heute und Morgen

Prof. Dr.-Ing.habil. Werner Tilch, TU Bergakademie Freiberg, Giesserei-Institut, Freiberg/Sa.

08. January 2008

68th World Foundry Congress

Cast for Competitive Edge 07.02. -10.02.2008 - Chennai - India

09. October 2007

KLEIN Stoßwellentechnik GmbH

Final Decoring Cleaning and Discharging of Metal Chips at Castings To fulfil the environmental and economical aspects for engines, in particular the cylinder heads got more complex cavities. The design of water channels of...

01. April 2006

Training at Handtmann Foundry

On April 21 the ASCOJET team visited the foundry HANDTMANN Metallgusswerk GmbH & Co. KG, in Biberach for training to understand and advance ASCOJET applications in foundries.

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