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June 2020

Think local. Buy local.

Technology empowered and people driven – ChemSystems Foundry unit

Three South African foundries accredited with PED 2014/68/EU certification standard, which enables them to supply castings with internationally recognised CE marking

Endeco Omega Sinto ready to ship its first international order

SI Group announces termination of agreement to sell industrial resin business

ProActively looking after its future – Active Foundry

New owners of Schmidt Industries look to broaden scope of business

Electra Mining Africa 2020 cancelled

IMP Scientific and Precision rebrands to Scientific and Precision Solutions

New steel mill denies bribes for jobs claim

Metso reviewing Vereeniging operations in South Africa

Lack of synergy between Denel and Armscor concerns joint committee on defence

Automotive industry achieves record trade surplus

Steel industry in financial distress because of lockdown

Tesla files another casting patent application

Norican launches Monitizer | PRESCRIBE for automatic process optimisation

Mozambique: Stolen rails found in Chinese foundry

74th World Foundry Congress postponed until 2022

The Corona virus crisis affects the European foundries more negatively than the mood may indicate

The XRF principle – Spectro Analytical Instruments

Sintercast reports CGI production is up in 2020

Tesla casts a new strategy for lightweight structures

World Foundry Organisation elects new president

PFERD composite brushes for deburring

O.M.LER decoring benches and hammers

Grinding Techniques – moving the automotive industry forward

Alphaset (APNB) – Customised formulations for maximum benefits

Belec Vario Lab laboratory spectrometer

Power-converting induction melting for aluminium alloys – Inductotherm