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New director at industry giant

08 Apr 19
Sheffield Forgemasters International Ltd has promoted 33-year-old Gemma Allchin to the position of HR director. The promotion takes Allchin from the role of HR manager, a job she has held for four...

New CFO for GF

08 Apr 19
The GF board of directors has appointed Mads Joergensen as new chief financial officer (CFO) and member of the executive committee of GF, effective from 18th April 2019. He will succeed Andreas...

Complacency is not an option

08 Apr 19
Prolonged increases in sales and the need to accommodate the build of larger equipment are catalysts for an expansion of facilities and staff at the European headquarters of a leading induction...

New CFO for Bühler

03 Mar 19
Bühler has appointed Mark Macus as new CFO effective from 1st September 2019. He will replace the retiring Andreas Herzog (61), who has held the CFO position for 17 years. Mark Macus is no...

Large orders for aero engine components

03 Mar 19
GF Machining Solutions, a division of GF, has won a large number of new orders in the aerospace sector in North America for a total value of approximately US$ 100 million. These orders are to be...

For the cleanest casting without scrap

03 Mar 19
The ultimate tool to control and automate coating dilution and application Control, adjustment and preparation of coatings for foundries are the most important prerequisites for perfect casting...

Latest Recruitment Opportunities

04 Feb 19
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From Japan to the US ‘crossroads’

01 Feb 19
One year to the day since the ground-breaking ceremony, the first overseas production base for the Japanese KIMURA Group, was officially opened on 7th November in Indiana, USA. The Shelbyville...

One stop shop for thermal processing

01 Feb 19
Vacuum brazing has boomed at Wallwork in Cambridge (UK) since the company established its first dedicated cell for production of complex components, including honeycomb rings and segments in 2014....

COO appointed in new role at UK foundry

02 Nov 18
Renowned engineering specialist, Sheffield Forgemasters International Ltd, has appointed a chief operating officer (COO) in a newly created role. Following the appointment of David Bond as CEO and...

Shaping the global foundry sector

02 Nov 18
Executives, member organisations and working groups from the World Foundry Organization (WFO) met during the World Foundry Congress 2018 to discuss future proposals for the organisation to satisfy...

Latin American operations for supply company

03 Oct 18
Elkem ASA has opened a new plant for foundry products in Limpio, Paraguay. This plant is the first foundry plant for Elkem in Latin America, and it is a new and exciting chapter for the...

Changing behaviours can improve mental health

03 Oct 18
As part of its strategies and sector plans, the HSE is putting a focus into workplace stress which is waking people up to mental health issues. What simple measures can management take to help avoid...

Professor Józef Szczepan Suchy 1951-2018

01 Oct 18
Following on from the announcement of the death of Professor Józef Suchy last month, the full obituary is now available to view. Professor Józef Suchy was born on 25th November 1951...

Advanced solutions for an advanced project

30 Aug 18
As part of its continued growth strategy, BCAST at Brunel University has installed a complete sand casting cell at The Advanced Metal Processing Centre (AMPC) research facility. The cell...

Novel SCK feeding systems

30 Aug 18
After extensive trials and experiences, Foseco has launched the innovative, new SCK feeder system for hand moulding. SCK, which stands for sleeve construction kit, is a new development based on a...

GF appoints new head of GF Casting Solutions

30 Aug 18
The GF board of directors has appointed Carlos Vasto as new head of GF Casting Solutions effective as of 1st September 2018. He replaces Josef Edbauer, who will retire at the end of December...