| Weekly Update – October 13, 2009 |
| The new SPECTRO xSORT XRF is a revolutionary leap forward in precise onsite metal analysis. Its specially developed SDD detector offers 10 x higher resolution for lab-like results anywhere. A removable, easy-to-use, touch screen interface readily networks with PC or printer via Bluetooth or USB. Use it for grade identification and fast sorting of alloys. Universal calibrations. Measures up to 42 elements in 2 seconds. |
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| This Week's Metalcasting News Review |
| || Deere, UAW in Tentative Agreement |
Agricultural equipment builder Deere & Co. has reached a tentative, six-year labor agreement with the United Auto Workers union. If approved by the union members, the new contract would cover approximately 9,500 Deere workers enrolled in 15 local unions, plus 17,000 retirees. Among the Deere plants that would be covered by the new contract is the John Deere Foundry in Waterloo, IA. Read more
| || Lockheed Martin, Rock Island Arsenal Share Best Practices |
Lockheed Martin and the U.S. Army Joint Manufacturing and Technology Center (JMTC) have an agreement providing Lockheed Martin access — via public-private partnerships — to the Army's only vertically integrated metal manufacturing facility and remaining foundry. Read more
| || Vibration Isolation, Through Balancing |
Modern foundries rely on material transport and process equipment to clean, cool, and sort castings after molding. Nothing does this as effectively and affordably as vibratory processing equipment. Read more
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