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Japan,United States : AISIN contrives for expanding Clinton, Tenn., castings plant, inject $53.8 million. Dec 18, 2013 141
GF Automotive to expand in Asia, divest aluminum sand casting in Europe. Jan 1, 2013 241
ME Elecmetal is in demand: the world's hunger for metal has kept the steel casting company's production at capacity, even after a significant $42 million plant optimization. Wetzel, Shannon Jan 1, 2013 2600
Aluminum castings doubling production with expansion. Mar 1, 2012 176
ME Elecmetal to expand Duluth casting plant again. Feb 1, 2012 257
The smooth pool. Marcus, Dan Feb 1, 2012 822
45th Census of World Casting Production: the 2010 census shows an increase in annual casting production. Dec 1, 2011 1937
Honda invests another $50 million to increase capacity at its Ohio metalcasting operations. Oct 1, 2011 254
Who is choosing thermal sand reclamation? Three companies share why the process is a good fit for their casting operations, and seven vendors provide their equipment details. Wetzel, Shannon Oct 1, 2011 1259
Casting central to hydrant revolution: Metalcater ThyssenKrupp Waupaca is helping OEM startup Sigelock change the way fire hydrants are designed and operated. Gibbs, Shea Oct 1, 2011 1480
What's your flask IQ? Flask should be regularly inspected to ensure casting quality in horizontal green sand molding. See if you can answer these four critical flask questions. Eagens, Jeff Oct 1, 2011 1372
The parlance of profitability. Marcus, Dan Oct 1, 2011 863
ThyssenKrupp Waupaca to reopen, expand shuttered plant 6. Aug 1, 2011 392
Besler industries puts pricey part to pasture: converting a steel weldmentto a ductile iron casting saved the agriculture equipment manufacturer $7-$10 per part. Wetzel, Shannon Jun 1, 2011 1076
ARI to restart Ohio Castings joint venture. May 1, 2011 212
TKW completes pouring system upgrade. May 1, 2011 188
Sales up, materials down how market conditions will affect purchasing in 2011: metalcasters are optimistic about sales and equipment purchases but pessimistic when it comes to materials. May 1, 2011 1140
Carrier vibrating equipment, Inc. Mitchell, Chuck Company overview May 1, 2011 457
Chesapeake Specialty Products, Inc. May 1, 2011 536
DIDION International, Inc. Didion, Mike May 1, 2011 476
EMSCO, Inc. Dyer, Jim May 1, 2011 524
Indutherm Casting Systems. Hofmann, Peter Company overview May 1, 2011 500
MAGMA[R] Foundry Technologies, Inc. Heisser, Christof Company overview May 1, 2011 548
ProMetal RCT, LLC. Burns, Dave Company overview May 1, 2011 635
$18.1 million expansion planned at Bradken's Amite plant. Mar 1, 2011 274
Wescast to expand turbocharger production capabilities at two international plants. Feb 1, 2011 227
Diecaster Production Castings completing latest in upgrade series. Feb 1, 2011 272
Optimized solution for the withdrawal plant of a steel vertical continuous casting installations by changing the roller's surface. Vela, Ion; Tufoi, Marius; Amariei, Daniel; Vela, Daniel; Ciorba, Ion Report Jan 1, 2011 1354
System reduces energy use with minimal effect on production. Oct 1, 2010 509
Casting is golden: an industry niche that receives little attention is the casting of precious metal bars. Gibbs, Shea Sep 1, 2010 1453
SMI aims to double foundry output. Jul 1, 2010 738
What's old could be new again. Spada, Alfred T. Editorial Jan 1, 2010 590
Will this book help your productivity? Gibbs, Shea Editorial Jan 1, 2009 720
Citation reduces workforce by 18%, closes Lufkin plant. Nov 1, 2008 230
Synchro32 solves production tracking issues. Sep 1, 2008 167
Citation Corp. reduces capacity at Lufkin automotive ductile iron plant. Aug 1, 2008 187
Advanced Metals Group expands two plants. Apr 1, 2008 281
Metal Technologies suspends gray iron production in West Allis facility. Apr 1, 2008 209
Washington metalcaster expands in Montana. Feb 1, 2008 107
Croatian perspectives in metal castig production. Novoselovic, Daniel; Budic, Hrvoje; Solenicki, Goran; Budic, Ivan Jan 1, 2008 1296
Brazilian metalcaster begins production on two new contracts. Dec 1, 2007 184
ThyssenKrupp Waupaca plans $162 million expansion at Tennessee gray and ductile iron plant. Oct 1, 2007 230
Esco expands South American presence with plant in Chile. Company overview Aug 1, 2007 170
Ford stops production at Windsor Casting Plant. Jul 1, 2007 196
Keeping with policy to end in-house metalcasting, ford to stop casting production in Cleveland. Jun 1, 2007 187
Technocast starts production on engine blocks, heads. Apr 1, 2007 381
SDI subsidiary upgrades Shredder. Apr 1, 2007 223
Bucking up to go lean: Buck Co. Inc., Quarryville, Pa., began a significant expansion six months ago, and its experience with lean manufacturing helped pave the way to increased capacity. Gibbs, Shea Oct 1, 2006 1628
Edelbrock foundry to expand into second plant. Sep 1, 2006 166
Tupy expands Maua plant with robotic coremaking, new mold line for heavy truck engine parts. Dec 1, 2005 468
Jencast expanding capacity to increase capabilities, improve production at casting facility. Oct 1, 2005 306
Georg Fischer to close Swiss, German plants, will shift production to Austria. Aug 1, 2005 144
Aristo Cast: accepting the challenge: by pioneering the use of magnesium in investment casting and positioning itself as a metalcasting facility with rapid prototyping capabilities, Aristo Cast has shown its willingness to meet the challenges facing the industry today. Bauer, Kyle Aug 1, 2005 2116
Progress Casting Group to expand production to permanent mold casting facility in Iowa. Jul 1, 2005 271
Semi-solid casting process shows muscle for Mercury Marine. Midson, Stephen May 1, 2005 1210
Heat treating iron castings: Part 1. May 1, 2005 668
Metalcasting facility shakes out core problems with protein-based binder. Apr 1, 2005 411
Drifting away from seacoal. Neltner, S.L. Dec 1, 2004 1690
Tightening the reins on dimensional tolerances in aluminum green sand castings. Dec 1, 2004 1889
Finding a niche with lost foam: even though the lost foam casting process has yet to be embraced fully by the metalcasting world, two small lost foam facility owners explain how they have advanced their businesses. O'Shaughnessy, Kevin Dec 1, 2004 2153
Dameron establishes new Mexican facility, completes company acquisitions to enhance growth. Oct 1, 2004 340
One size does not fit all. Marcus, Dan Column Oct 1, 2004 822
Marion Power Shovel to reopen casting facility. Brief Article May 1, 2004 116
Diecaster cuts metal loss, energy costs with tilt pour furnace. May 1, 2004 448
Feeling out sand conditioning. Neltner, Stephen L. Feb 1, 2004 1568
Identifying a candidate for conversion to casting. Spada, Alfred T. Feb 1, 2004 2583
Making a reality out of rapid cast prototypes. Feb 1, 2004 1673
Know your competition ... 37th Census of World Casting Production--2002: as casting production across the globe grew last year, individual nations reported a mixed bag of expansions vs. contraction tales. Dec 1, 2003 1687
The best of matchplate molding: Modern Casting asked molding experts to nominate foundries that have implemented the best technology and engineering to make their matchplate molding operation the model of efficiency and productivity. They considered several aspects, including physical layout, mold handling and versatility. The following three foundries were deemed the best overall. Aug 1, 2003 2942
Nobake expansion without physical expansion. Maffia, Joseph Company Profile Jun 1, 2003 1796
History of Ceramic Foam Filtration. (Aluminum Silver Anniversary Paper). Brief Article Jun 1, 2003 257
What variables affect core erosion resistance? Showman, Ralph E. May 1, 2003 2044
A holistic approach to improved cleaning room efficiency: a holistic approach to improve cleaning room operations means looking at the entire system by starting at casting design and working through to a review of cleaning room equipment. Wilson, Terrance Jan 1, 2003 2148
Industry excerpts on The Goal by Eli Goldratt (introduced in the July issue). Brief Article Sep 1, 2002 347
Ending the debate: how to thermally process silica refractory linings. Bonacci, Domenic G. Jul 1, 2002 2780
Casting answers & advice. Brief Article Jul 1, 2002 820
NEWS BRIEFS. Brief Article May 6, 2002 380
Murray & Roberts opens South African aluminum foundry. (Around the World). Brief Article May 1, 2002 136
1 Foundry: 4 Paths to melt quality. Ionescu, Vasile Statistical Data Included May 1, 2002 2194
Understanding aluminum degassing. Neff, David V. Statistical Data Included May 1, 2002 1819
Venting: getting the gas out. (Casting Facts). Brief Article May 1, 2002 983
Iron foundries shuttered. (Ferrous). Brief Article Mar 1, 2002 283
Establishing process, design parameters for permanent mold cast lead-free copper alloys. Sahoo, Mahi Feb 1, 2002 2147
Optimum sand testing requires reliable rammers. Schiotta, Bill Feb 1, 2002 1818
Agricultural equipment. (Casting Market Focus). Lessiter, Michael J. Statistical Data Included Feb 1, 2002 2104
Casting questions & answers. Brief Article Jan 1, 2002 700
Lithium copper pieces eliminate porosity, improve casting conductivity. (Case History). Jan 1, 2002 244
As many industries push toward production of the lightest (yet strongest) components possible, how do you see steel castings changing over the next 5-10 years? (Voice of the Industry). Jan 1, 2002 669
Inland Adds Seven Diecasting Machines with Plant Expansion. (North America). Brief Article Dec 1, 2001 142
New Haven, Intermet, Western Brass, Hitchiner to Close Foundries. (North America). Brief Article Dec 1, 2001 80
Rib design for aluminum casting. (casting design notebook). Brief Article Nov 1, 2001 771
The Dotson Co.: Simplified Manufacturing & Casting Design. Swenson, Lisa Company Profile Oct 1, 2001 2895
Reducing Aluminum Melting Costs via Process, Equipment Control. Groteke, Daniel E. Oct 1, 2001 2892
Sand Reclamation System Lowers Core Sand Costs. Brief Article Oct 1, 2001 442
A.Y. McDonald Mfg. Co. Brief Article Oct 1, 2001 119
Don't Just Stand There. Do Something! Lobenhofer, Roy Brief Article Jul 1, 2001 798
Improving Sand Performance. Brief Article Jun 1, 2001 803
Simulation: Tools of the Trade. Brief Article Jun 1, 2001 795
Magnesium Debuts at Congress. Brief Article Jun 1, 2001 312
Citation Mansfield Announces Closing. Brief Article Apr 1, 2001 131
Engineering, Rapid Prototyping Achieves Cast Conversion. Brief Article Apr 1, 2001 468
Where a tight fit is good. Feb 1, 2001 1319
Automatic Molding Machine Improves Productivity. Brief Article Dec 1, 2000 322
Air Respirator Reduces Foundry's Eye Injuries. Brief Article Dec 1, 2000 533
Fishercast Announces $20-Million Facility Expansion. Brief Article Nov 1, 2000 108
Stabilizing Pearlite In Gray Cast Iron. Nov 1, 2000 3391
Controlling Carbon, Sulfur and Metal Penetration of Induction Furnace Linings. Stark, Ronald A. Nov 1, 2000 1749
Foundry Increases Production by 30% with Lift Equipment. Brief Article Jul 1, 2000 315
Georg Fischer, Ltd. Brief Article Mar 1, 2000 104
Sand Regeneration Systems Provide Production and Environmental Benefits. Brief Article Feb 1, 2000 338
Mold Wash Dryer Provides Energy Savings for Ferrous Foundry. Brief Article Feb 1, 2000 519
Nobake Molding and Pouring System Eases Changes at Ferrous Foundry. Brief Article Feb 1, 2000 364
Foundrymen Discuss Improving Production, Preventing Penetration. Foti, Ross Technical Jan 1, 2000 2711
33rd Census of World Casting Production--1998. Dec 1, 1999 1902
Vacuum process produces thin-wall iron castings. Doi, Binichi Jun 1, 1999 1008
Optimizing casting yield using computer simulation. Outten, John F. Cover Story May 1, 1999 2255
'Shop-floor' process controls for lost foam. Reynolds, Jamey May 1, 1999 2227
Tips for auditing your green sand system. Wrobel, Mark D. Cover Story Mar 1, 1999 3036
How green sand systems are impacted by core sand dilution. Granlund, Matt J. Cover Story Mar 1, 1999 2636
Understanding the basics of green sand testing. Granlund, Matt J. Cover Story Mar 1, 1999 2327
Rapid prototyping: a tool for casting design and verification. Gustafson, Reg Mar 1, 1999 2661
Variables affecting aluminum casting shakeout of coldbox cores. Wandtke, Gary Mar 1, 1999 3065
Fundamentals of gating and feeding nonferrous alloys. Meredith, Jeff Feb 1, 1999 2702
Use fabric, breaker cores to cut ductile iron finishing cost. Richardson, Allen Feb 1, 1999 2763
Could cryogenics crystallize as an option for sand reclamation? Stempo, Mike Aug 1, 1998 2094
Nondestructive testing: 5 ways to ensure defect-free deliveries. Long, Jeffrey Apr 1, 1998 3338
Allied Products Corporation Announces $28 Million Expansion of its Verson Division's Chicago Plant, Adding 125 Jobs Dec 2, 1997 636
Shiloh Industries Announces Proposed Expansion Of Greenfield Die & Manufacturing Corp. Mar 26, 1997 352
Citation announces expansion of Citation foam operation. Mar 10, 1997 479
Tips for maximizing crucible life in your aluminum foundry. Robison, Stephen T. Nov 1, 1996 1691
Cores, molds, pours & slag-offs: two days at Navistar-Waukesha. Lessiter, Michael J. Sep 1, 1996 3034
Diecasting '96: a status report. Philbin, Matthew L. Feb 1, 1996 2537
If it's black, why do they call it green sand? Hoyt, Daryl F. Feb 1, 1996 2318
Escaping the heat of casting defects through sand cooling. Granlund, Matt J. Feb 1, 1996 1565
To pour or not to pour: the dilemma of assessing your aluminum melt's cleanliness. Rasmussen, Wayne M. Feb 1, 1996 3055
Zinc die-casting makes even the smallest parts. Jan 1, 1996 1284
"New Bodine" comes of age. Lessiter, Michael J. Jul 1, 1995 2929
Voices from the V-Process. Lessiter, Michael J. May 1, 1995 996
Soligen's Parts Now(TM) dazzles Caterpillar with a new dimension in metal parts manufacturing; functional engine component taken from drawing board to engine testing in 5 working days. Feb 7, 1995 398
Improved grinding and cutoff technology for today's foundry. Luther, Norris B. Jan 1, 1995 1719
Processing the casting for cutoff and grinding. Jan 1, 1995 332
Sulfur control at the mold metal interface of cast ductile iron. Shrikhande, Vinay Jan 1, 1995 601
Process control of mold coatings assures safety and efficiency. Penko, Tom Apr 1, 1994 1401
Controlling melt components can lower good casting costs. Warda, Richard D. Jun 1, 1993 1621
Using design of experiment to uncover process mysteries. Ebert, Steve Jun 1, 1993 2107
High yield, clean steel castings. Jun 1, 1993 721
New processes and materials reported. Jun 1, 1993 384
Understanding inclusions in aluminum castings. Lessiter, Michael J. Jan 1, 1993 1728
Mechanisms of porosity formation in aluminum. Rooy, Elwin L. Sep 1, 1992 1449
Section size influences properties of ductile iron. Alagarsamy, Al Sep 1, 1992 640
New investment casting method combines CAD and CNC. Cohen, Adam L. Sep 1, 1992 504
Rapid prototyping draws widening foundry interest. Bex, Tom Nov 1, 1991 3286
Blind risers: cold necks and hot risers - part 3 of 3. Rowe, Charles A. Apr 1, 1991 665
New roads for automotive castings. Booth, George N. Cover Story Oct 1, 1990 4062
Victaulic Co of America expands casting capacity. Sep 1, 1990 102
Sand handling systems affect castings produced in green sand. Pedicini, Louis J. Feb 1, 1990 2660
Gating ductile iron hubs. Kuebler, Michael K. Feb 1, 1990 691
SPC leads to the right mix for investment casters. Gassen, J.R. Aug 1, 1989 3026
Wealth of molding methods meet every casting need. Bralower, Paul M. Jun 1, 1989 2994
How to use hot-pressed cutoff wheels. Wagner, John G. column Jun 1, 1989 779

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