January/February 2024

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Industry Outlook: Modest Sales Growth Expected for 2024: Having achieved an average 11.1% annual revenue growth for the preceding three years, metalcasting today ranks in the top 40% of manufacturing industries.
Staff Report
How to Find the Right Aluminum Foundry: The more you know, the greater your assurance of receiving a high-quality casting that meets all expectations.
K. Phelan
Ready for Some Conversion Conversations? : Discover potential savings and quality improvements by converting a welded and fabricated part to an efficient, all-in-one casting.
K. Phelan/J. Costin
Charlotte Pipe Ushers in New Era: The greenfield foundry reflects the latest technical advancements available to the metalcasting industry
Staff Report
EDITORIAL: Questions You Should Be Asking
K. Phelan
INDUSTRY INSIDER: Discussions With a Potential Foundry
D. Charbauski
DESIGN DETAILS: Casting In Aluminum Knocks Weight Down Greatly
J. Shah
SOURCING Q&A: What’s In It For Me When a Foundry Goes ‘Smart?’
K. Phelan
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