Monthly Archives: July 2015



Green sand control in a metalcasting facility relies on reducing the variation in key measurable aspects of sand properties. All metalcasting facilities make good sand at times and bad sand at times. Successful plants make good sand most of the time. Reducing variation in green sand systems consists of determining […]

Green Sand Control Best Practices



At the Seventh High-level Forum on China Foundry Industry, held March 29 in Shanghai, the Executive Vice President and Secretary General of China Foundry Association Wen Ping released information on China’s foundry industry for 2014. Data shows the total castings output reached 46.2 million tons in 2014, which was a […]

2014 China Industry Data Released


After five days of metalcasting trade fair exhibitions June 16-20, Messe Düsseldorf delivered a positive summary of “The Bright World of Metals.” The metal fairs quartet registered good marks from both exhibitors and visitors. In particular, the diverse international representation increased distinctly; now 56 percent of visitors and 51 percent […]

The Casting World Meets in Dusseldorf



On June 16th, during the first day of GIFA in Dusseldorf, Germany, representatives from the metalcasting world convened to celebrate the 4th Anniversary of Global Casting Magazine. The publication began in 2011 with the collaboration of Modern Casting Magazine, China Foundry Association and Foundry Planet, and since then has developed […]

Global Casting Magazine Celebrates 4 Years




Renaissance Manufacturing Group (RMG), Menomonee Falls, Wis., U.S., announced in late April that it has acquired Pure Power Technologies, Waukesha, Wis., from Navistar Inc. The acquisition marks RMG’s entry into the metalcasting industry. RMG announced Todd Martin as president and Bobby Carr as vice president of the firm’s new Waukesha […]

RMG Acquires Pure Power Waukesha Facility