Monthly Archives: November 2013



Zealous received a five-year order for 130,000 parts.
The South African aluminum diecaster invested in its facilities, and it paid off with increased orders from automotive OEMs. Bruce Crawford, Castings SA, and Global Casting Staff Facing pressure to cut carbon emissions and increase fuel efficiency, the automotive industry is demanding highly integrated, lighter components without diminished mechanical properties. […]

Zealous Remains Eager for More









The cylinder heads with (L) x 320 (B) x 150 mm (H) -- 20 x 12.6 x 5.9 inches – and a weight of 18.8 kg (41.4 lbs) are treated in 16 seconds in this blasting system.
In the foundry industry shot blasting is a key surface treatment technology for producing the required surface finishes. Recent developments in the automation of shot blast processes have contributed towards significant improvements in the cost effectiveness and quality of the surface preparation function, at the same time they have expanded […]

An Efficiency Boost for the Surface Preparation of Castings