Environmental regulators are beginning to look at the impact of a product’s life cycle on the auto industry’s carbon footprint, and the casting process could hold an advantage in life cycle calculations.
Adalet's Passion for ProtectionOctober 13, 2020
Adalet has a perfect track record for protecting human life with explosion-proof enclosures, but when it comes to dedication to its customers––both within and outside of its traditional markets––this business is fired up with human ingenuity and foundry automation.Read more
Two metalcasters sought to make a replica of the historic Saugus Pot—a symbol of colonial self-sufficiency and American rebellion.
An AFS Green Sand Division survey revealed foundries are handling new sand additions differently from what has historically been standard. Here, one foundry shows why and how it eliminated new sand additions altogether.
A study looked at the experiences of three production green sand foundries as they transitioned from managing batch mulling time to batch energy to control their sand systems.
Metalcasting Career Path to Academia
FEF schools are not only educating future industry personnel; future educators are also being trained at those FEF schools. Joe Licavolia is one such educator track example. But his journey is not one of a straight line.
Shining a Light on the Importance of Metalcasting
The coronavirus has caused us to consider how much our world is interwoven, how fragile networks can be, and how important it is to shore up and maintain strong ties to avoid major crises.
Hexavalent Chromium in Foundries
Understanding OSHA’s Hexavalent Chromium Standard (1910.1026) may have compliance implications for your foundry. The standard only applies to chromium with a valance of six plus [Cr (VI)].
This week I overheard a snippet of my son’s remote learning 4th grade class. One of the students was having an issue getting her audio to work and the teacher was temporarily stumped.