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Green Sand Molding for Nonferrous Casting

Feb. 2, 2024
The green-sand process has emerged as an affordable, high-performance alternative for aluminum and copper alloy casting, offering efficiency, versatility, productivity, and low...



Foundry Quiz: Grading Tool Steels

Jan. 23, 2024
Test your knowledge of the metalcasting industry, starting with tool steel metallurgy.
Palmer Manufacturing & Supply

Change Is Now Non-Negotiable

Feb. 2, 2024
With digitization and AI, following other technology innovations, the risk of being left behind is too great and foundries have to think about how to know when to ‘jump in.’
Dragoscondrea | Dreamstime

Technology for Managing APQP

Feb. 1, 2024
New software tools allow metalcasters to work collaboratively and in real-time to maintain documents, improve project lead times, and allow flawless launches, which customers ...

SinterCast CGI Still Rising

Jan. 30, 2024
A +6% annual increase in compacted graphite iron production guided the technology developer to four quarters of record production levels in 2023, and 11 consecutive quarter of...


Molten Metal Equipment Innovations
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Diecasting mold component.
Warut Sintapanon | Dreamstime

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2024 State of the Industry Report

Jan. 17, 2024
Foundry and diecasting decisionmakers offer their insights on the state of the metalcasting industry.
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2024 Metalcasting Business Outlook

Dec. 11, 2023
We surveyed foundry and diecasting managers and decisionmakers to gauge the state of their industry during 2023 – and inquired what they expect for 2024.
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Extend Overhead Crane Service, Boost ROI

Dec. 1, 2023
Fully understanding the role of the crane in your plant, ensuring you have skilled employees, and enacting a maintenance and safety strategy are necessary ways to keep your operation...