Columns: November 2018

Jeff Kortes
November 25, 2018

I often hear about different organizations and how they want to grow their culture.  I will hear about a culture of quality, a high-performance work culture, a culture of excellence, etc.

Shannon Wetzel, Managing Editor
November 14, 2018

For nearly 18 years now, AFS and our sister publication, Metal Casting Design & Purchasing, have sponsored an annual casting competition recognizing North American-made cast components that hav

Brian Reinke, Robert Eppich, Cindy Belt
November 14, 2018

Those pesky electric bills just keep coming. The things are impossible to understand. They are some of your highest expenses and there is nothing you can do about it.

Juliette Garesche
November 14, 2018

Despite the installation of ventilation systems and make-up air in most foundries, some job tasks may still require the use of respirators to protect employees from particulates, gases, fumes, vapo