Gradmatic Equipment Inc., Bala, Ontario, Canada, has completed commissioning of a refractory installation and vibration system for Cifunsa, Irapuato, Mexico, including 12-ton furnaces. A second system for Hyundai Heavy Metals, South Korea, has 20 and 30-ton furnaces.
In the U.S., Gradmatic has delivered systems to Gartland Foundry, Terre Haute, Ind., for 4-ton furnaces; DMI Columbus, Ga., for 10, 12.5 and 16-ton furnaces; and Lodge Manufacturing, South Pittsburg, Tenn., for 9-ton furnaces. A second system for American Castings, Pryor, Okla., includes 23-ton furnaces.
Engineering has begun for a new contract on 6 and 12-ton furnaces headed to Magotteaux Company, Sara Buri, Thailand.