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St. Marys Foundry's Employee-Owners Aim Big: The company has rebuilt a century-old business into a trusted supplier of highly engineered cast iron parts.
Predicting, Preventing Core Gas Defects in Steel Castings: Modeling and analyzing core gas evolution and metal solidification behavior can aid in the prediction and prevention of porosity caused by core gas.
New Possibilities for High Strength Aluminum: Traditionally cast in green sand, A206 aluminum may be a viable alloy for permanent mold castings.
Branch Out to Prevent Failures in the Field: Resolve warranty risk through fault tree analysis.
Knowledge Management Using Digital Dashboards: Atlantic States Cast Iron Pipe developed a customized real-time data tracking system that provides useful production charts to aid in better decision-making.