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Pursuing Carbon-Neutral Iron for Steelmaking

Dec. 1, 2023
A reduction process that uses hydrogen fuel to recycle waste metal or treat ore will result in high-grade iron units, and a “completely CO2-free value chain,” according to the...


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Pouring a mold at Magotteaux Inc., Pulaski, TN.
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Sparking Personal, Organizational Growth

Dec. 1, 2023
A ferrous foundry engaged its local university to customize an Industrial Management Certification Program that promotes organizational improvement and develops leadership abilities...
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Don’t Overthink Manufacturing’s Future

Nov. 28, 2023
Against the steady wave of technological innovation, an organization’s ability to assess, pilot and scale technology will remain the competitive differentiator.
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SinterCast Initiates Share Buyback

Nov. 27, 2023
Compacted-graphite iron process developer aims to optimize its capital structure, to create shareholder value.


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Molten iron pouring into a sand mold.
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'Availability of new foundry sand is already becoming a challenge, along with the need of providing new solutions to waste management,” according to the director of a metallurgical research center.
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Ted Fetchik, a USAF 553rd Commodities Maintenance Squadron welder, pours aluminum into a 3D-printed mold at Tinker Air Force Base.

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Charlotte Pipe Opens its New Foundry

Oct. 31, 2023
The 122-year-old cast-iron pipe maker started operating its $460-million ferrous foundry in North Carolina, and celebrated its role in “revitalizing manufacturing in the U.S.”...
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4-Step Guide to Eliminating Bottlenecks in Your Foundry Cleaning Room

Sept. 26, 2023
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Foundry's 2023-2024 Where-to-Buy Directory

Sept. 8, 2023
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