Free when you register. Managers and executives of North American foundries and diecasters evaluate current business conditions, and give their perspectives on the factors shaping their sector’s activity in the coming year.
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SinterCast’s 2Q 2016 series production equaled the all-time high, 2.2 million engine equivalents / 121,254 short tons
82,900 sampling cups
Revenue from series production, +10%
Largest gains from passenger vehicles
Design-focused casting supplier uses CAD, 3DP, and its own patented molding technology to fulfill an OEM’s replacement-part order
Addressing quality, machinability
Spectroanalysis and stereolithography
From CAD to resin to sand
A start-up company is drawing on metalcasting expertise to challenge, and perhaps to refine, the arguments for AM/3DP
Lost-foam for DI, steel, stainless
3DP foam parts for evaporative casting
Additive, reflective, transitive manufacturing
Initiative to "investigate, develop" scandium-containing alloys for multiple downstream markets
NioCorp developing Nebraska site
Potential as aluminum alloy
"A whole new class of advanced products" from superalloys
Alucast Ltd., a producer of sand gravity and pressure castings in the England’s West Midlands, aims to introduce £3 million (est. $4.5 million) worth of new product introductions in the coming two years, having impressed automakers and...
Manufacturers cast a wary eye at the effects on production, supply chains, and intellectual property
Designing outside current parameters
Partnership for sand mold, core production