Buyers and designers of castings traveled to Atlanta to visit with dozens of potential new casting sources during CastExpo 2019.
Building Supplier Relationships at Allison TransmissionJune 12, 2019
A supplier quality development engineer at the world’s largest manufacturer of fully automatic transmissions for medium- and heavy-duty vehicles shares best-practice strategies for casting sourcing.Read More
The conversion of the compact utility tractor component from an 11-piece steel weldment to a single ductile iron casting was the result of a collaboration between companies with different backgrounds but common goals.
In one study, the new alloy showed to be 10 to 15% stronger than 357 depending on aging treatment selection with similar elongation.
The Casting Source Directory provides information on metalcasting, and helps buyers find the right foundry for their needs.
Outdoor Lighting a Challenge Bested
One of AFS Corporate Member Powercast’s long-term customers in the lighting industry developed a concept for a fixture that would not only stand out with its elegant design, but also blend in perfectly with its surroundings and provide cutting-edge technology.
Starting Off on a New Supplier Relationship
Casting Competition season is an exciting time of year in our office.