| This Week's Metalcasting News Review |
| || New Cupola Reducing Coke, Operating Costs for ACIPCo |
American Cast Iron Pipe Co. (ACIPCo) recently commissioned a new cupola melting system that the designer and builder, Kuttner North America, reports has helped the ductile-iron foundry meet environmental regulations, increase productivity, and save production costs. Read more
| || Metaltek Intl. Buys British Foundry |
MetalTek International, a foundry holding company based in Waukesha, WI, reports it acquired Meighs Castings Ltd., an English foundry serving defense industries and other markets in need of casting for “demanding, highly corrosive applications.” Read more
| || Making a Big Impression |
First impressions count, as CastExpo ’08 exhibitors know. Many of them used big displays of large-scale equipment to create that impact, while others emphasized product debuts. Read more
| || REB Blog: Show me another |
Much of what concerns metalcasters lately centers on ongoing operations. Cost and energy savings, for example, or environmental or labor policies. But, growing the market for cast products may be even more important. Giving metalcasters new capabilities gives designers new opportunities to create products, and thus to grow markets. Read more
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