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Rheinmetall Automotive: New casting process with plenty of potential

15 February 2019 - 20:16
KS HUAYU AluTech GmbH has introduced a newly developed casting process onto the market. This joint venture between Rheinmetall Automotive and China's HUAYU Automotive Systems has developed a production process for the new Chinese plant in Guangde, one that is particularly suitable for highly complex engine block geometries and electric motor housings.

solidThinking Design Study: Wisconsin Precision Casting Corporation

15 February 2019 - 20:01
Wisconsin Precision Casting Corporation (WPC) is an investment casting manufacturer providing a variety of products and services to its growing customer base. With the advent of 3D printing, the interest in the investment casting is growing in all industrial verticals, providing great benefits with design detail, flexibility, and reduced costs.

Over 70% of the space of CHINA DIECASTING 2019 & CHINA NONFERROUS 2019 is booked

15 February 2019 - 19:52
The second largest die casting show worldwide with 36,900 sqm, gathering the whole die casting value chain in 3 theme halls of SNIEC Shanghai. Leading die casting companies from China and abroad rush to participate at the show - over 70% of the space is sold out.

KRÄMER+GREBE produces the best trainee in Germany

31 January 2019 - 18:38
Since the company was founded, attracting the next generation of skilled workers through comprehensive training has been key for the manufacturer of moulds and tools, Krämer+Grebe in Wallau, Germany. For many decades now, the high training rate has been the company’s tradition and guarantee for success.

KS HUAYU investing in new production shop

31 January 2019 - 18:28
Long-established castings specialist stepping into e-mobility sector

The extended arm of the foundry industry

31 January 2019 - 18:21
“Time to market” has long become a major a competitive factor, also in the foundry industry. With the promise of accelerating the pace of innovation and optimizing foundry processes, Hüttenes-Albertus (HA) opened its unique HA Center of Competence at the end of 2017.

Diecasting is getting stronger and stronger in India

24 January 2019 - 22:11
ALUCAST 2018 – the biennial International Conference and Exhibition on Die Casting Technology – concluded its proceedings on 8th December, 2018.


24 January 2019 - 22:00

Vibratory or Belt? Conveyors for Every Angle

22 January 2019 - 14:34
A major player in the aluminum automotive components industry was frustrated by the capabilities of an integral part of their die casting process: the use of belt conveyors. Although extremely common to handle scrap material in die casting facilities, this type of conveyor in this environment is renowned for causing production shutdown and maintenance issues.

Foundry of the Week: ODLEWNIE POLSKIE S.A.

20 January 2019 - 16:47
The scope of the company’s operations is the production of castings mostly of the nodular cast iron with the mechanical machining (production of casting components). The production is carried out in the factory premises located in Starachowice.
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