In critical components, quality assurance and traceability go hand in hand. If a part fails, manufacturers must be able to track it back to its origins. Since the average vehicle on the road today can contain as many as 600 pounds worth of castings, traceability is of vital importance in the automotive sector.
The EUROGUSS MEXICO Virtual Weeks 2021 concluded successfully. Numerous international exhibitors presented a wide range of topics from the die casting and light metal casting industry as part of their webinars. All webinars of the EUROGUSS MEXICO Virtual Weeks 2021 are now available free of charge and on demand exclusively at SPOTLIGHTMETAL.
Since the launch of the Highvac Series in 2010 , with over 2000 units sold worldwide, the Fondarex Highvac Premium is recognized internationally as the quality standard for vacuum assisted high pressure die casting.
SAG Slovakia - a wholly owned subsidiary of the Salzburger Aluminium Group - will start production at its new site in the SIHOT industrial park near Trencin. The SAG Group invested around 1.5 million euros in the relocation, expansion and extended technical equipment.
TCT Asia 2021 kicked off in Shanghai New International Expo Center on May 26, 2021. YIZUMI has showcased one set of SpaceA Industrial Pellet 3D Printers, the SpaceA-2000-500-S. The event will last for three days.
In the multidisciplinary field of foundry, much can be done for good mechanical properties, but much can also be spoiled. This article addresses the question of how to achieve the right casting properties.
The new roadster architecture consists of the combination of an aluminum space frame with a self-supporting structure. It was created - as with the first SL in 1952 - literally on a blank sheet of paper: not a single component was taken over from the preceding SL model or, for example, from the AMG GT Roadster.
Aluminum expert Hammerer Aluminium Industries has commissioned a new filter system at its casting plant in Ranshofen. The EUR2 million investment in environmental protection was made to improve air quality at the foundry. With the new filter system, the legal limits, which will be tightened in 2021, will even be significantly undercut.