Inaction can be just as harmful as taking the wrong action in the complex and often stressful environment of induction furnace maintenance and repair––here’s how to get control over the most troublesome issues.
Robotic Grinding in a Steel Job ShopSeptember 9, 2022
When Eagle Alloy first began exploring robotic solutions on the market, the foundry discovered that most automation companies focused on high volume. Ultimately, the company decided to create its own robotic grinding cell that would fit its facility.Read more
The dearth of labor in the metalcasting industry has become the No. 1 business concern among AFS-member foundries, according to recent member polling.
Using data with monitored automotive brake anchors for more than one year and expert analysis of industrial manufacturing, researchers have developed a new, high yield-strength material grade of iron.
Harmony Castings (Harmony, Pennsylvania) specializes in V-Process cast A356 castings for military, aerospace, robotics, marine, and other industries.
Individual Foundries; Together an Industry
August 9, 2022--When I first started covering the metalcasting industry for Modern Casting, I did not know what a foundry was or what it produced.
U.S. Supreme Court Limits EPA Authority to Address Climate Change
On June 30, the U.S. Supreme Court issued its decision in West Virginia v. EPA and limited the authority of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to regulate greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions.
Lesson #4 – Servant Leadership
This column is the fourth of seven installments based on Jean Bye’s 2022 Hoyt Memorial Lecture delivered at CastExpo in Columbus, Ohio.
Maria Alverio Wins Inaugural Jean Bye AFS Women in Metalcasting Scholarship
To honor the extraordinary 47-year career of Jean Bye, AFS Women in Metalcasting (WIM) together with the Foundry Educational Foundation (FEF) created a scholarship to invest in creative and technically-trained female students who are passionate about metalcasting.