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EUROGUSS 2018 – International Trade Fair for Die Casting will show innovative solutions for the production and application of die-cast components.

Heat and surface treatment in the die casting industry

Die-casting processes enable the cost-effective production of narrowly tolerated parts that have many beneficial characteristics. In certain cases, it is possible to optimize the mechanical properties even further by means of heat and…

Programme for International German Die Casting Congress 2018 is now online

What are the latest technologies for the die casting process? What are the developments in processes and materials? And what’s going on at the user end? These and similar questions will be explored…

Finnish Steel Takes Scientists into the Deepest Spot of the Ocean

A Chinese scientific research company Rainbowfish Deepsea Equipment & Technology Co., Ltd. will construct a deep-sea research vessel. A Finnish foundry TEVO LOKOMO LTD. has joined the project. One of the goals of…

Innovation in Italian foundries

We are proposing the part 2 of the study of Italian foundry, to understand the main technological trends and how it is possible to be competitive. EDR Fittings S.r.l.  EDR Fittings S.r.l. (Genoa)…

Innovation in Italian foundries

We are proposing an all-round vision of the foundry world to our readers, to understand the main technological trends and how it is possible to be competitive. Manufacturing techniques in foundry are among…

European biggest aerospace castings facility

A new castings facility has been opened at the University of Sheffield Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC). Construction of the furnace for the AMRC Castings Group was completed last year and in the…

A new special product to lower manufacturing costs

The constant challenge facing the cold forging industry is to produce components cost efficiently. Steels for conventional use must generally be annealed and quenched and tempered to meet the requirements of “good workability”…

A leap for die casting control

What use is the best machine if its application is too complex and overwhelms the user? The question led Bühler engineers to completely redesign the control of die casting machines. They were able…

Semi-permanent release agent for cold box core production

There are several different types and formulations for release agents used in the cold box process. In highly stressed areas of the core box, traditional release agents do not function well. A new…

X-FAB plans a new foundry

Officials from X-FAB Texas announced the delivery of new high-temperature implanter that will help convert the Lubbock facility that produces silicon wafers into the world’s first foundry of its kind. X-FAB manufactures silicon…

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