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Omega acquires FTL

20 Sep 17
Omega Foundry Machinery Ltd has acquired the business assets of FTL Foundry Equipment ( FTL was formed in 1964 and originally specialised in large scale foundry...

73rd World Foundry Congress – CALL FOR PAPERS

11 Sep 17
Held every two years, the prestigious World Foundry Congress is the most important event of the foundry industry calendar and is an excellent occasion for the exchanging of knowledge and...

New chief executive for Vesuvius

11 Sep 17
Vesuvius plc, a global leader in molten metal flow engineering, has announced that Patrick André, president flow control, is to succeed François Wanecq, who is retiring, as chief...

Seeking the best of British

11 Sep 17
The Cast Metals Federation is seeking entries for this year’s Best of British Casting Awards. The awards give recognition to companies at the pinnacle of the British foundry industry in the...

Arc furnace upgrade

11 Sep 17
One of the UK’s most renowned engineering companies has completed an investment of two million pounds into its melting facility to make refined steel with reduced energy consumption. The...

A rewarding day for foundry and supplier

01 Aug 17
FSE Group hosted customers, supply partners and visitors to an open day recently to showcase a new extension to their facilities. The new 10,000 square foot state-of-the-art addition to the...

EMO Hannover 2017

01 Aug 17
EMO, the world leading metalworking trade fair, will take place in Hannover, Germany, from 18th to 23rd September 2017. The event provides an exclusive platform for innovative solutions, future...

Agency agreement formalised

27 Jun 17
Omega Foundry Machinery Ltd has announced that John Winter has been appointed as the company’s exclusive agent in the UK. The move marks an exciting new development for both companies and...

Get Tweeting

10 May 17
Omega Foundry Machinery is pleased to announce that it has signed up to Twitter. Follow the company on Twitter @Omega_Foundry

Review of UK engineering profession published

09 May 17
An extensive review of the UK engineering profession by Professor John Uff CBE QC FREng has been published.  The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET), the Institution of Civil...

A European flurry for automatic grinding

09 May 17
Companies across Europe are realising the benefits of high quality automatic grinding machines, says P S Auto Grinding Ltd, which has witnessed an excellent level of sales during the first quarter of...

Supplier launches new website

09 May 17
The new DISA website is live.  Thanks to the many readers and customers who provided feedback on the old site, and who contributed ideas on functionality and content, the new website is...

IX International Technical Foundry Forum

09 May 17
The global challenges and 4.0 technologies for a competitive foundry industry will be the principal topics at the IX International Technical Foundry Forum, to be held in Bilbao (7th and 8th June...

European Investment Casting Market Review 2016

04 Apr 17
By Ron Williams and Richard Hirst, The Blayson Group Ltd The European investment casting industry sales are estimated to have increased by four per cent in 2016 to reach a total value of...

Future Foundry

04 Apr 17
Investing in the latest equipment, improving processes and managing production issues all point to a busy and profitable foundry, but how can you safeguard the business to ensure long-term success? A...

Environmental management systems guide revised

06 Mar 17
The standard has been updated to reflect the recent revisions to ISO 14001:2015 environmental management systems: requirements with guidance for use. BS 8555 provides guidance for organisations on...

Foundry Yearbook 2017

08 Feb 17
The 2017 edition of the Foundry Yearbook & Castings Buyers' Directory is now available for sale. This invaluable tool lists all the UK foundries and a large number of international...

Casting our future

03 Feb 17
A cobalt-based alloy component that brings castings to a whole new market has scooped the Component of the Year Award at the UK celebration of the best of British casting. The revolutionary...