At the end of 2019, the terms of office of Dr Ioannis Ioannidis (CEO of Frech Group and Chairman of VDMA Foundry Machinery Association) as CEMAFON President and Piero Starita (Member of the Board of Directors Laviosa Chimica Mineraria and Honorary President of AMAFOND) as Vice President ended. The Presidency was marked by CEMAFON's new orientation towards future topics such as digitisation and interface standards.
On November 06, 2020
Italpresse Gauss’ quality, health and safety, and environmental management systems have been independently evaluated and certified to the latest ISO standards as part of the Company ongoing commitment to excellence.
In addition to the renewal of its ISO 9001:2015 certification, a dedicated team composed by Italpresse Gauss’ Lean & Quality, Operations, Environmental & Health & Safety, and technical documentation specialists, worked hard over the past month [ ..]
Low pressure plants
LPM Group, already present in China, Germany and USA, grows in North America, directly and through its Californian subsidiary, LPM North America Inc., LPM SPA has acquired 100% of the share capital of the company FATA ALUMINUM LLC, based in Michigan, which in turn fully controls the Mexican company FATA ALUMINUM FOUNDRY SYSTEMS SA de C.V. of Mexico City and with plant in Saltillo (Coahuila).
LPM ha also acquired certain intellectual property rights from MRB Aluminium LLC.
LPM SPA [ ..]
During the 74th Ordinary Assembly of Amafond, elections were held for the renewal of the Executive Committee for the 2020-2021 period: Riccardo Ferrario was elected new President of Amafond. He is the General Manager of Idra Group of Travagliato (Brescia area).
The following people were elected as Vice Presidents for the Product Group: Luca Casella (Director - Sipag Bisalta Spa) and Angelo Vezzuli [ ..]
Lubricants and die-casting accessories
In times like the current one, in which the Covid-19 pandemic requires rigorous hygiene protocols for people and for the work environments and tools used by operators, Baraldi has decided to adopt a range of sanitizing products for industrial environments, for clothing and for the hands of operators, with the aim of providing an additional service to our customers.
The B-TECH SANITIZER line includes all the products necessary for the protocols required sanitization o [ ..]
INDUSTRY AT THE FOREFRONT: WHAT ESSENTIAL INDUSTRIES CAN TEACH THE WORLD ABOUT WORKING THROUGH THE CRISIS
As the president of Amafond, an Italian foundry supplier’s association which involves approximately 100 manufacturers of essential equipment and auxiliary products for the industry, I am proud to represent Italy’s ferrous and non-ferrous metal foundries.
Our industry employs no fewer than 6500 workers and our global turnover is more than 1.5 billion Euros, 75% of which is a [ ..]
ITALPRESSE GAUSS: SHOWS THE FIRST AND THE BIGGEST TOGGLE-FREE TWO-PLATEN DIE CASTING MACHINE WITH A CLOSING FORCE OF 5700T AT EUROGUSS
After the celebrations in 2019 for the 50th anniversary, Italpresse Gauss starts 2020 in Nuremberg at EUROGUSS, the international reference fair for the die casting sector scheduled from 14 to 16 January with a new, huge, milestone achieved.
During EUROGUSS 2020, Italpresse Gauss will present the first toggle-free two-platen die casting machine with 5700t closing force, with huge platens: 3500 x 3500 mm.
Marco Giegold, Area Sales Manager at Italpr [ ..]
Lubricants and die-casting accessories
MOTULtech Baraldi is pleased to announce the release of the new version of ICAST LUBE ANALYZER ™ rel. 3.5.1 for the optimization of the die casting die lubrication process.
ICAST LUBE ANALYZER ™ is an indispensable tool for a correct analysis of the lubrication cycles and for their optimization.
The new software version is now available on a permanent license. To receive the license you need:
1. Access the Barald [ ..]
OMSG Group (Officine Meccaniche San Giorgio + Carlo Banfi) will supply next year, a couple of high-tech shot blasting machines, to what will become one of the biggest and most important Foundry in Saudi Arabia and in whole GCC - Gulf Cooperation Council.
The entire project stems from the coordination and selection of a leading Italian foundry, and the supply of all the plants will be carried out by the most important Italian companies in our sector.< [ ..]