The NEWCAST Awards are a real highlight at the Bright World of Metals and have been awarded at every NEWCAST since 2003. In a celebratory ceremony Wolfram Diener, Managing Director of Messe Düsseldorf, awarded the trophies to Impro International Ltd (Hong-Kong), DGH Sand Casting Corporate GmbH & Co. KG (Friedrichshafen, Germany) and Feinguss Blank GmbH (Riedlingen, Germany). With the support of the jury of the Confederation of the Ger [ ..]
Products for foundry
Eredi Scabini reasserts is pioneering spirit by creating the Advanced Technologies Centre (ATC), a new company division entirely dedicated to the research and development of new products and technologies, as well as the design of constantly more innovative, high-performing refractory linings.
With state-of-the-art equipment, the new ATC has been built next door to the headquarters to house professionals with vast experience, including engineers, chemists and des [ ..]
Green sand plants
SCANIA is a world-leading Swedish provider of transport solutions, including trucks and buses for heavy transport applications combined with an extensive product-related service offering; it is investing about SEK 1.5 billion in a new foundry in Södertälje, Sweden in order to triple production capacity and achieve a 50 percent reduction in energy consumption compared to the technology and methods used in the current foundry.
Through more efficient materials handl [ ..]
Yesterday, after an Italian-Russian forum on the occasion of CIRCEIF at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, a memorandum of understanding was signed between Amafond and the Russian Aluminum Association for exchange and cooperation.
The two parties involved are Amafond, the Italian Association of Foundry Suppliers founded in 1946 and a reference point for operators in the sector, and the Russian Aluminum Associa [ ..]
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With the hundreds of proprietary formulations (of our own invention!) in our catalogue, we believed that, over time, we had built up an offering broad enough to guarantee the best solution for all - or almost all - customers' needs in the aluminium industry.
However, since it is not in our nature to "rest on our laurels", observing the changes in the market we realised that we could do even more, and even better.
So, about 3 years ago, we launched a [ ..]
Tonight the Italian businessman Gabriele Galante died after a short disease at the age of 76 years. With his IMF Group he became a symbol of Italy`s machinery industry in the world.
Galante was born on 16 March 1942 in a business family, he studied at the Technical Institute OMAR of Novara and then he took over the family business instead of his father.
Married with Luisa since 1967 he also leaves the daughters Elisabetta and Francesca and he was the grandfa [ ..]
The Mexican economy of recent years stands out in the Latin American landscape for its stability, with a good performance of domestic consumption, investment and exports. GDP, albeit in a slowdown, continues to grow (+ 2.1% in 2016), and public finances are relatively in order.
This tendency is closely linked to the US economic trend, which is by far the first commercial partner and the largest foreign investor.
The performance of the Mexican economy also had a strong influence o [ ..]