Brian Albrecht is relishing his varied life experiences.
Metalcaster of the Year: Sustainability Drives Waupaca FoundryJune 20, 2018
Waupaca Foundry has made significant reductions in energy and water consumption through a focused, analytical management approach.Read More
Scouting the foundry and sharing metalcasting.
The metalcasting industry can positively affect its future if it shows outsiders what it’s really about.
The industry has asked the Department of Labor for a six-month delay of the new silica rule enforcement deadline and is urging its federal representatives to pass a comprehensive infrastructure package.
Don’t Forget Ladder Safety
The hazards of molten metal and silica are forefront in the minds of most metalcasters, however, there are many lesser emphasized regulations that OSHA enforces. Falls from heights are one of OSHA’s Fatal Four, accounting for 384 of the 991 deaths in 2016 (all U.S.
Ambassadors for Metalcasting
A recent conversation with a taxi driver brought a smile to my face. I was in my former home town, Washington, D.C., for the annual AFS Government Affairs Fly-In in May. The taxi driver asked what was bringing me to the nation’s capital.