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Linamar Corporation (Guelph, Ontario) announced it has filed conditional offers with the Commercial Court in Paris to acquire assets of Societe Aveyronnaise de Metallurgie S.A. (Viviez, France) and F.V.M. Technologies S.A. (Villers-la-Montagne) from bankruptcy, and 100% of the outstanding shares of Alfisa Technologies, S.L.U. (Barcelona) for approximately 6 million Euros. […]

Linamar Looking to Expand European Operations




For many years, Kurtz Ersa has been a turnkey supplier for complete foundry solutions. Together with its partners FAT, Loramendi, StrikoWestofen and Mössner, Kurtz helps its customers achieve high reliability and huge productivity increases with high quality. In order to share the unique experiences resulting from these long-term business relationships […]

Kurtz Holds Events for Automotive Sector in Querétaro and Monterrey





Nemak, which provides lightweighting for the world’s automotive industry, opened a high-pressure diecasting facility in Monterrey, Mexico. Mexican president Enrique Peña Nieto presided over the event. According to a news release, the plant’s technology will support production of aluminum automotive components, primarily engine blocks, transmission cases and structural components. There […]

Nemak Opens Plant in Mexico



John Davies, CEO of the South African Institute of Foundrymen, and his team organized an international metal casting conference for the 7th BRICS Foundry Forum, WFO technical Forum and South African metalcasters. The conference included a number of national and international industry presentations, academic papers, and technical papers. The 291 […]

South Africa Hosts Brics Forum, WFO and Metal Casting Conference ...


On June 11th, the 13th annual conference of China Foundry Association (CFA) was held in Shanghai. During the conference, CITIC Dicastal won the “Single Champion Enterprise of China Foundry Association” with its major product: aluminum alloy wheels. There were only seven enterprises which won altogether seven single product championship this […]

CITIC Dicastal Awarded as “Single Champion Enterprise of China Foundry ...