According to a survey by the German Foundry Industry (BDG), 57 % of the German companies surveyed fear supply bottlenecks for preliminary products, auxiliary materials and raw materials in the future. The industry's feedback: Many international companies are able to deliver, and to offer their services despite the corona crisis. Who else supplies? Get an overview here!
3D printing has many advantages in the production of parts. This is why the AMotion Center was founded, a cooperation between the GF Casting Solutions and GF Machining Solutions divisions. What is this center about?
On 14th January 2020, the winners of the Die Casting Competitions were announced at the award ceremony during EUROGUSS. The contests are held for the most important casting materials aluminum, zinc and magnesium and are conducted by the respective professional associations.
As part of the strategic focusing of its portfolio, GF Casting Solutions, a division of GF, is divesting its iron foundry in Herzogenburg (Austria) to MRB FerCon GmbH. The transaction will have a negative one-off effect of CHF 10 million on the operating result in the second half of 2019.
As one of the most influential die casting trade fairs in the world, CHINA DIECASTING & CHINA NONFERROUS 2019 opens its door again to the whole world from July 17 to 19 at Shanghai New International Expo Center, using Hall N1 to N3.
The article series is dedicated to the changes and developments in the aluminum high pressure die casting industry. The first chapter deals with "Internationalization", as one of the four challenges, and its impact on booming new growth markets.