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Creative change, planting the seeds of innovative growth. Barnhard, Dwight Column Sep 1, 2013 846
Manufacturing has been here the whole time. Wetzel, Shannon Brief article Mar 1, 2013 218
Synchro. Collins, Chris Company overview May 1, 2011 349
Tinker Omega Manufacturing LLC. Tinker, Wil; Thomas, Ben Company overview May 1, 2011 460
Combatting combustible dust: dust explosions in casting facilities can be devastating, and metalcasters must be vigilant to recognize and properly evaluate their risk. Hutcheson, George; Works, John Deere Waterloo; Waterloo; Slavin, Iowa Tom Feb 1, 2011 2024
In it to make a profit, partnership. Jan 1, 2011 563
Stroh prepares for a rebound: Stroh Precision Die Casting consolidated its diecasting facilities and brought in new ownership to weather the recession and plan for re-growth. Wetzel, Shannon Sep 1, 2010 1962
Casting a part for better machining: metalcasters can reduce their machining costs through improved production methods and proper part and tooling design. Wetzel, Shannon Statistical table Sep 1, 2010 2582
Breaking down innovation. Gibbs, Shea Sep 1, 2010 682
From streets to galleries. Brief article Sep 1, 2010 145
Didion helps Neptune recapture its brass. Brief article Sep 1, 2010 193
Walla Walla Foundry: puppet masters: using virtual engineering, the Washington art caster brought a 30-ft. statue of Pinocchio to life. Wetzel, Shannon Apr 1, 2010 933
MAGMA[R] Foundry Technologies, Inc. May 1, 2009 524
Morgan Molten Metal Systems. Company overview May 1, 2009 469
B.C. chapter leads CMI course competition. Brief article May 1, 2009 123
Godfrey & Wing, Inc. Company overview May 1, 2009 415
IMACRO, Inc. Company overview May 1, 2009 467
KOINS Corporation. Company overview May 1, 2009 491
Kuttner North America. Company overview May 1, 2009 338
LaempeReich. Company overview May 1, 2009 390
An opportunity is what you make of it. Spada, Alfred T. Editorial Feb 1, 2009 561
An open exchange of ideas. Spada, Alfred T. Editorial Oct 1, 2008 542
Avoiding fatalities: while accidents can never be entirely avoided, metalcasters must take steps to ensure their employees don't pay the ultimate price. Gibbs, Shea Cover story Oct 1, 2008 1838
Global M&A remains robust. Moran, Eamon Jul 1, 2008 809
Cleaning house with dry ice. May 1, 2008 572
The virtues of limited capacity. Marcus, Dan Oct 1, 2006 784
Copper casters, others discuss lead-free legislation. Oct 1, 2006 338
Supply shortage forecast for flaskless molded iron castings by 2007: by analyzing specific market sectors, a potential shortage of capacity is forecast fo ductile and gray iron castings made on vertically and horizontally parted molding machines. Kirgin, Kenneth H. Sep 1, 2005 2952
MAUS automatic grinding. Brief Article Sep 1, 2005 84
Heat treating services. Brief Article Sep 1, 2005 91
Just a little obsessed. Spada, Alfred T. Editorial Jun 1, 2005 678
Costing for castings. Bauer, Kyle Jun 1, 2005 2470
Traveling exhaust provides mobile solution to fume collection. Jun 1, 2005 414
Be aggressive, got to be aggressive. Spada, Alfred T. May 1, 2005 677
Casting answers & advice. May 1, 2005 594
If Frank Capra directed metalcasting. Spada, Alfred T. Editorial Apr 1, 2005 699
CWM adds value to die castings: with capabilities to prototype, machine and assemble diecast components, Chicago White Metal Casting caters to customers by adding value from start to finish. O'Shaughnessy, Kevin Cover Story Apr 1, 2005 2067
Seeking robotic payback. Bauer, Kyle Apr 1, 2005 2014
Putting iron machinability to the test. Finn, Michael Apr 1, 2005 1123
Design a casting the IPT way: with the collaborative approach of Integrated Product Teams, designers and metalcasters fuse their collective knowledge and experience to create a better part at a better price. Church, Jack Apr 1, 2005 1635
Uncontrolled growth. Marcus, Dan Apr 1, 2005 838
Confronting reality: doing what matters to get things right. Libby, William J. Apr 1, 2005 723
Going beyond the slag. Sapada, Alfred T. Editorial Mar 1, 2005 664
When you least expect it. Spada, Alfred T. Feb 1, 2005 639
Testing keeps pace with PUCB binders. King, R. Feb 1, 2005 2534
Data solves core movement dilemma. Bidassie, B. Feb 1, 2005 2260
A year of promise. Spada, Alfred T. Editorial Jan 1, 2005 610
Alloy engineering defies gravity: by encouraging process improvement while managing three diverse casting techniques under one roof, Alloy Engineering has advanced beyond your traditional metalcasting facility. O'Shaughnessy, Kevin Cover Story Dec 1, 2004 2441
Strategy maps: converting intangible assets into tangible outcomes. Libby, William J. Dec 1, 2004 761
A look in the mirror. Spada, Alfred T. Editorial Nov 1, 2004 684
U.S. Metalcasting industry testifies before U.S. ITC at Section 332 hearing: using its one opportunity to speak directly to the ITC, the metalcasting industry detailed the affect low-price foreign competition has had on our facilities and the future of our industry. Spada, Alfred T. Nov 1, 2004 1959
Dameron establishes new Mexican facility, completes company acquisitions to enhance growth. Oct 1, 2004 340
M/G vs. Z: comparing refractory coatings on shell sand systems. Fisher, K.M. Oct 1, 2004 2132
Surviving a blackout. Duca, William J. Sep 1, 2004 2263
The best of aluminum melt shops: Modern Casting asked aluminum melting experts to tell us what it takes to be a "prize" aluminum melt shop. Is it technology? is it engineering? This article reveals what we were told and profiles facilities that have earned the title of "Best Aluminum Meltshop" from their peers. Sep 1, 2004 2433
Metalcasting facility saves energy with compressed air system retrofit. Sep 1, 2004 775
Look outside the mold. Spada, Alfred T. Aug 1, 2004 704
Advocating engineered castings from a unique perspective: leading his firm's shift in focus, Ashland's Mike Swartzlander works to convert design engineers and buyers to casting lovers one component at a time. Spada, Alfred Company Profile Aug 1, 2004 1411
Casting answers & advice. Aug 1, 2004 830
Nobel lists metalcaster among accomplishments. Aug 1, 2004 443
Maintaining production tooling in cost-effective style: with the majority of pattern shops still relying on manual modeling methods, a multi-step process can help an operation achieve optimal pattern use and improve production. Fox, Nick Jul 1, 2004 1821
Approach with caution: Olson Aluminum's conservative approach to business allows it to balance the juggling act of producing prototypes and running a job shop. Bauer, Kyle Jul 1, 2004 2549
Atlas castings saddles up for cast components for Tacoma Narrows bridge project. Jul 1, 2004 664
2004 Casting Competition: engineered solutions through Metalcasting: designed and manufactured for industries as diverse as automotive, computers, military, home heating and agriculture, this year's winners illustrate true casting capabilities. Cover Story Jul 1, 2004 2567
Molten metal system design: the GM way: GM Powertrain found that designing a molten metal supply system cannot be done in isolation. There must be cooperation from different areas of the operation to achieve the desired results. Srinivasan, Venky Jul 1, 2004 3210
Production Pattern & Foundry to expand to Nevada. Brief Article Jun 1, 2004 101
Steel castings scrape the sky. Poweleit, David Cover Story May 1, 2004 1914
Working toward solutions. Edge, H. Arthur, Jr. May 1, 2004 579
Rimrock Corp. May 1, 2004 365
Ashland Casting Solutions. Brief Article May 1, 2004 260
It's about more than the checkbook. Spada, Alfred T. Feb 1, 2004 740
Metalcasters & the written word. Feb 1, 2004 471
More about the acronyms. Marcus, Dan Oct 1, 2003 771
Intermet Corp. to close Radford, Virginia Foundry. (Industry News: North America). Brief Article Jul 1, 2003 201
Do you make a difference? (2003 Charles Edgar Hoyt Memorial Lecture). Warren, R. Conner Jul 1, 2003 1343
Designing thin sections. (Casting Design Notebook). Tomovic, Mileta May 1, 2003 771
Bigger dreams, bigger results. (Editorial). Editorial Mar 1, 2003 727
AFS restructures Cast Metals Institute to expand reach. (Metalcasting Associations). Brief Article Feb 1, 2003 103
Patternmaking. (A-T). Directory Nov 1, 2002 4085
Testing & Laboratory. (A-X). Nov 1, 2002 6199
International Metalcasting Associations. (Austria - Yugoslavia). Nov 1, 2002 1110
Resist 'brokering' your future. (Editorial). Liessiter, Michael J. Editorial Oct 1, 2002 683
Can your foundry become import proof? (CEO Journal). Marcus, Dan Oct 1, 2002 702
CSI Industrial Systems personnel form Kodiak Group. (Industry News). Brief Article Sep 1, 2002 91
United Industrial's Detroit Stoker closes Midwest Metallurgical Laboratory Foundry. (Industry News). Brief Article Apr 1, 2002 88
Scrutinizing high scrap jobs. (Small Foundry Management). Lobenhofer, Roy Apr 1, 2002 725
Meridian Rail born from ABC-NACO assets. (North America). Brief Article Mar 1, 2002 175
The seven habits of highly effective foundries. Brief Article Feb 1, 2002 707
Mozal 2 gets go ahead. Williams, Stephen Brief Article Sep 1, 2001 653
Riverside Brass & Aluminum: 'Growing Fast'. Brief Article Aug 1, 2001 161
Moving Beyond Borders, Manifolds. Lessiter, Michael J. Company Profile Aug 1, 2001 3718
If It's Not Our Job, Whose is It? Brief Article May 1, 2001 760
Central Indiana Update. KAELBLE, STEVE Apr 1, 2001 995
Teksid Expands in U.S., Shows Slowdown in Mexico. Brief Article Apr 1, 2001 156
Transitioning Your Foundry's Ownership: The Private Equity Option. Zobel, Robert L. Industry Overview Apr 1, 2001 2544
QUALITY CERTIFICATIONS. Brief Article Apr 1, 2001 124
afs/cmi. Brief Article Mar 1, 2001 455
Fritz Hall: Steering Benton's Future via Customer Selection, Technology. Spada, Alfred T. Feb 1, 2001 1711
Reaching New Heights at Richmond Casting. Spada, Alfred T. Company Profile Nov 1, 2000 2530
James E. Bushman: From Student to Teacher at Cast-Fab Technologies. Bastian, Kevin M. Company Profile Nov 1, 2000 1717
Ford Motor Co. Celebrates Opening of Aluminum Plant. Brief Article Sep 1, 2000 85
Ford Unveils Cleveland Aluminum Casting Plant. Lessiter, Michael J. Sep 1, 2000 1821
CMI Thanks Instructors and Companies. Sep 1, 2000 111
Your Choice: Beat 'Em or Join 'Em? Brief Article Jun 1, 2000 827
Precision Castparts Corp. Will Consolidate Wyman-Gordon Buffalo Resources Into Houston Facility. Apr 19, 2000 502
Foundry Management 101. Marcus, Dan Brief Article Feb 1, 2000 841
Dynacast Announces Decision to Sell SPM Plastics Division. Dec 23, 1999 151
Identifying casting's challenges. Lessiter, Michael J. Sep 1, 1999 3061
A 'Dear casting supplier' letter. Lessiter, Michael J. Editorial Mar 1, 1999 771
Johnstown Corp.: waking the sleeping giant. Foti, Ross Company Profile Mar 1, 1999 2307
James E. Brown: keeping it in the family at Bremen Castings. Bastian, Kevin M. Company Profile Mar 1, 1999 1856
Casting answers and advice. Oct 1, 1998 697
Utilities: unexpected partners. Svoboda, John M. Oct 1, 1998 899
Focus on 'speed to market.' (faster delivery techniques for metal casting companies) Marcus, Dan Aug 1, 1998 863
Atchison Casting Subsidiary Sheffield Forgemasters Announces Reorganization May 12, 1998 612
Question: to what degree do you expect the deregulation of the electric utility industry to impact the foundry industry? Apr 1, 1998 1063
The inventory method; a different paradigm of green sand control. Vinga, George J. Cover Story Feb 1, 1998 3168
Lost wax to lost foam: reflections on past, present and future. Kotzin, Ezra L. Jul 1, 1997 3646
Alamo Iron Works' Texas-style resiliency. Lessiter, Michael J. Company Profile Jul 1, 1997 2416
Are you a 'perfect tender'? McKenna, J. Frank Jun 1, 1997 954
Corporate Profile for Citation Corp., dated March 28, 1997. Mar 28, 1997 217
Corporate Profile for Amcast Industrial Corp., dated Jan. 10, 1997. Jan 10, 1997 261
Ladle stirring corrects steel casting misrun defect at NACO. Thacker, James Jan 1, 1997 1808
Benchmarking 101. Wiebe, Jennifer Jan 1, 1997 755
Bremen Castings adds machining & ductile iron in nine months. Lessiter, Michael J. Oct 1, 1996 2859
Southern Aluminum's evolution to full service automotive supplier. Lessiter, Michael J. Sep 1, 1996 2662
Citation Foam Casting Co. adds second foam casting line to facility. Mar 27, 1996 309
Turnaround management. Marcus, Dan May 1, 1995 902
Doehler-Jarvis actively evaluating market position options; may seek new investors, business combination, strategic alliance. Jan 10, 1995 169
Growth through acquisitions: Citation's unique structure pays. Lessiter, Michael J. Company Profile Jan 1, 1995 3426
New technology helps Northbend transform pattern/moldmaking. Root, Tim Mar 1, 1994 1551
Manufacturer/agency contracts. Mar 1, 1994 898
Strategic planning for success. Marcus, Dan Feb 1, 1994 801
Foundry executive roundtable: metalcasting managers mull Clinton initiatives. Kanicki, Dave Jan 1, 1994 3256
Company reinvents itself with technology, innovation. Oct 1, 1993 897
A talk about change. Jun 1, 1993 710
Good decisions at shop floor & office determine success. Jun 1, 1993 712
Managing continuous improvement and culture change. Baba, Marietta L. Jun 1, 1993 835
Building business relationships with strategic partnering. Apr 1, 1993 1985
The next challenge: change. Lessiter, Michael J. Apr 1, 1993 698
"Using the best of the best".: conference stresses ways to use people, time and facilities to advance customer needs. Bex, Tom Dec 1, 1991 534
AFS Services: Management Division. Sep 1, 1991 1511
AFS Services: Technical Division. Sep 1, 1991 2595
AFS chairman's welcome: the legacy of leadership. Agin, Jerry Apr 1, 1991 586
New facility in Canada to increase capacity of Dynacast, Inc. Jan 1, 1991 185
GM Central Foundry Div forms group to accelerate manufacturing technology. Dec 1, 1990 252
Mid-State becomes separate unit of Cascade Die Casting. Nov 1, 1990 197
Planning for the future. Warden, T. Jerry Sep 1, 1990 778
Cleaning and finishing: getting the casting ready for shipping. Luther, Norris Nov 1, 1989 4432

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