Smooth inspection processes are the key to consistently high product quality and thus to the sustainable, economic success of a manufacturing company. To make quality assurance more precise, faster and more efficient, continuous automation of the process chain makes sense.
Lethiguel company, a French firm operating in the light metal casting industry, has acquired a 100 % stake in Midland Technologies Incorporated, Minneapolis-based casting solution provider that specializes in vent and vacuum technologies. Transaction was completed on July 2, 2021.
The market in the metals industry is constantly on the move - and so are raw material prices. This report, which is published monthly by IKB Deutsche Industriebank, focuses on aluminum and zinc and highlights the most important developments in June 2021.
Auto Heinen GmbH, one of Europe’s leading manufacturers of aluminum die cast components and parts recommends StrikoWestofen’s new Westomat Plus+ dosing furnace, based on a product development pilot run in partnership with the furnace solutions specialist.
Hydro and the global aluminum technology company Gränges join forces to provide low-carbon and circular aluminum offerings to the automotive market. A new collaboration has been initiated, in which Gränges sources low-carbon primary aluminum from Hydro.
In June, Superior Industries International, Inc. announced that it will be one of the first North American aluminum wheel manufacturers to supply premium cast aluminum wheels made from low carbon footprint aluminum for the all-electric Ford Mustang Mach-E.
The product launch ceremony of YIZUMI LEAP series die casting machine was held on July 6. On the scene, more than 300 people attended the product launch conference, including well-known experts in the industry, upstream-downstream enterprise representatives and media representatives.
In December 2019, LK Group launched the world's largest 6000T ultra-large intelligent die casting unit to the market. It provides the solution to reduce the parts from 70 to 1 by one shot, which has brought a disruptive impact and profound technological change to the new energy automobile industry and 5G communication industry.