Modern Casting shares some of the top metalcasting industry news, events, and announcements of the year as reported in the magazine.
High-Tech Upgrades in Higher EducationJanuary 15, 2024
‘Modern Casting’ gives an A+ to five FEF schools that are making big facility and equipment investments to better prepare students for the ‘smart’ world of metalcasting.Read More
A revolutionary concept in marine engine design called for a special kind of front housing casting that took equal parts of designer and foundry ingenuity and collaboration to pull of
Several methods have been used to modify aluminum-silicon (Al-Si) casting alloys, and some are no longer used.
An overview of the tools and technologies that have evolved remarkably, equipping today’s foundry for Industry 4.0 quality, efficiency, and profitability.
Readers Speak, Modern Casting Responds
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As I walked through the brand-new Charlotte Pipe foundry during its grand opening last month, I thought to myself. ‘This was a great way to cap off the year.’ In my 18 years covering the industry, I’ve visited so many great foundries, but a brand new one is rare.
Aggressive Regulatory Agenda Poses Significant Challenges for Metalcasting Operations
The Biden administration has been promulgating new regulations at an unprecedented pace. Overall, the number of significant regulations has increased by more than 40% over the past five years.
AFS Young Professionals: New Name and Tremendous Opportunities
AFS Young Professionals, a shared interest group for emerging leaders, has rebranded from “Future Leaders of Metalcasting.” This change reflects a broader focus on supporting industry professionals aged 20 to 45 who are in or on the path to managerial roles.