Waupacarsquos Lawrenceville PA foundry will increase its output of specially engineered lightweight suspension parts once the group transfers that plantrsquos ductile iron programs to the Etowah TN foundry mdash which now will produce ductile iron exclusively

Waupaca’s Lawrenceville, PA, foundry will increase its output of specially engineered, lightweight suspension parts once the group transfers that plant’s ductile iron programs to the Etowah, TN, foundry — which now will produce ductile iron exclusively.

The Changes That Will Keep Waupaca Foundry on Track

Four strategies in a three-year plan will reshape the cast iron components group, in synch with its automotive customers  Synergies with Hitachi Ductile iron and horizontal casting Mexico in sight

There will be a sense of continuity and familiarity at the C-level of Waupaca Foundry Inc. when president and chief operating officer Mike Nikolai takes up his new appointment as CEO this summer. But, that stability may contrast with the scale of change and development the Wisconsin-based metalcasting group has set forth for the coming three years. The organization is shifting resources, redefining its production profile, and expanding its portfolio, all in line with the February merg

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