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Rösler Oberflächentechnik GmbH
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B&L Info Systems
Simulation/IT

Optimizing Performance and Enterprise Visibility

Jan. 30, 2024
A highly specialized casting operation has gained more control and flexibility over its manufacturing, quality, sales, finance, inventory, and data analytics.
Tasso A/S
Continuous casting of iron billets is essentially a permanent molding process, according to the researcher modeling iron casting at Tasso A/S.
Melt/Pour

Opening the Black Box of Iron Casting

Oct. 3, 2023
Advanced mathematical models and artificial intelligence form the basis for one foundry’s effort to improve workflow through digitalization.
Funtap P | Dreamstime
A modern cloud platform provides the enterprise-wide connectivity that manufacturers need to access data from every area of activity — customers, sales, operations, supply chain, inventory, etc.
Issues and Ideas

Anticipating a Comprehensive Signal Chain

Oct. 3, 2023
Manufacturers’ investments are laying the groundwork for growth, wider business intelligence, and better responsiveness – pointing them toward tracking technology that goes beyond...
Opto 22
Pouring steel into a no-bake mold at POK Acatlan, in Mexico.
Simulation/IT

A Foundry of the Future, Now

Sept. 5, 2023
A Mexican ferrous foundry located the technologies it needed to establish a connected, communicative, and flexible data network.
Waygate Technologies
Inline computed tomography (CT) – which several automotive foundries have implemented already – is an inspection process that supports wider digitalization efforts, optimizing product design and production planning.
Testing/QC

Inline CT Advances Digitalization

Sept. 1, 2023
Using inspection results to link product design and process set-up can help automotive casting operations to improve product quality, reduce scrap, and increase efficiency, guiding...

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Molds/Cores

Foundry Quiz: Grading Tool Steels

Jan. 23, 2024
Test your knowledge of the metalcasting industry, starting with tool steel metallurgy.
Sompong Sriphet | Dreamstime
Robot hands and fingers point to laptop button: Artificial Intelligence.
Issues and Ideas

Show Your Work

March 1, 2023
The peril to all of us in the era of Artificial Intelligence is that we minimize the importance of intelligence simply because it takes too much effort, while over-emphasizing...
ABP Induction Systems
“ABP and Norican are both highly motivated to help digitalize the foundry industry and linkages like this between different suppliers are vital to support completely connected digital eco-systems,” according to ABP Induction Systems president and CEO Till Schreiter.
Simulation/IT

Norican, ABP to Interface AI Products

Jan. 17, 2023
The Monitizer intelligence platform will have a customized link to the furnace builder’s digital control technology, and the two will create an interface for sharing furnace data...
B&L Information Systems
Core-setting at MTI, Auburn, Indiana.
Simulation/IT

Cloud-based Approach to Business Growth

Jan. 13, 2023
Metal Technologies Inc. has grown to nine locations while taking advantage of a single source of reliable data and analytics, available to decision-makers quickly and easily.
DISA Industries
The TAG code together with the day code uniquely identifies each casting.
Testing/QC

A Casting-Level View of Your Process

Jan. 10, 2023
Ambitious foundries know that data gives them a competitive edge. A casting-level process view maximizes that advantage.