Foundries must move away from traditional manufacturing to accommodate the new economy and downward pressure of consumerism.
Tests show an increase in the melting capacity of gas-fired reverb furnaces using a dry hearth.
Continuous screening eliminates the "cushion" of fines, to put more energy into breaking down material.
Cast wheels, other "non-core" units to be divested
Alternative structures being considered for 50-50 venture with Sd-Chemie
Blending spent sand into "manufactured soil" is a viable business and realistic alternative for foundries.
Three new work cells project to revenue increase of $15 million
Another supplier, Commercial Alloys Corp., files Chapter 11
Alloy supplier also offering production advice
Spectro Alloys, Arkansas Aluminum deal hurt by market slowdown