ABP Induction
Jonathan Weiss | Dreamstime


GF Casting Solutions

GF to Build $184M HPDC Plant

May 7, 2024
A new, high-pressure diecasting operation will start up in 2027 in Augusta, GA, to supply structural aluminum components to automakers.
Aleksandr Matveev | Dreamstime

Modeling Aluminum Oxidation

Feb. 27, 2024
A 12-month project aims to develop a mathematical model of the two-way coupling between liquid metal flow and the oxide layer above it, with the latter behaving as a non-Newtonian...
Skuld LLC
Issues and Ideas

Plant to Restart as Lost Foam Foundry

Feb. 6, 2024
Skuld LLC will be restarting the former Champion Foundry operation to expand production of castings and 3DP parts for prototypes, tooling, and small-volume custom manufacturing...
D. White

Problems Areas for Melting/Holding

Feb. 2, 2024
There are five areas of concern where aluminum foundries can extend the performance life for furnaces, launders, and ladles.
Molten Metal Equipment Innovations

Molten Metal Defect Prevention

Feb. 2, 2024
Evaluate each step and focus on eliminating problems when and where they are most likely to occur to remove the potential for defects in finished casting.


Fmt Directorye Book Web Ads Ps Ds Vert 1200x628

Foundry's 2023-2024 Where-to-Buy Directory

Sept. 4, 2023
Locate suppliers for all your metalcasting needs and purchasing decisions.
Otto Junker GmbH
Photo 106659830 | Manufacturing © Warut Sintapanon |
Diecasting mold component.
Warut Sintapanon | Dreamstime

Classifying Water in Green Sand

Jan. 17, 2024
Precise water control, effective mulling, sand cooling, and early water introduction can optimize clay activation and reduce free water for optimal mold and core production.
abk Pressenbau
New Products

Hydraulic Trimming for Megacastings

Jan. 16, 2024
Short cycle times, defined contour cuts with adjustable knives and highly repeatable accuracy, trimming removal and return are available for large-scale structural castings.
Alucast Ltd.
Issues and Ideas

CapEx Paces UK Foundry’s Growth

Jan. 11, 2024
Alucast Ltd. is responding to increased demand for high- and low-pressure, gravity, and sand castings, as well as finish machining capabilities for automotive, electrification...
© Warut Sintapanon |

What Do You Know About Diecasting?

Dec. 12, 2023
Product designers and metalcasters each find much to appreciate about diecasting processes. How well do you understand it?