Forging Magazine http://forgingmagazine.com/rss.xml en SFIL Claims Largest-Ever Forged Stainless Steel Ingots http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/sfil-claims-largest-ever-forged-stainless-steel-ingots <div class="node-body article-body">Sheffield Forgemasters processed the largest ingots ever forged from specialty grade of stainless steel.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/sfil-claims-largest-ever-forged-stainless-steel-ingots" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/sfil-claims-largest-ever-forged-stainless-steel-ingots#comments Forming Materials/MRO News Tue, 20 Jan 2015 23:30:00 +0000 9091 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>The 10,000-ton press in which Sheffield Forgemasters forged stainless ingots for oversized parts, to be used for pressure vessel manufacturing.</p> HHI and Metaldyne Consolidated with Casting Group http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/hhi-and-metaldyne-consolidated-casting-group <div class="node-body article-body">Two forgers combined with a foundry organization to maximize metal-forming expertise and automotive cross-selling opportunities.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/hhi-and-metaldyne-consolidated-casting-group" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/hhi-and-metaldyne-consolidated-casting-group#comments Forming News Tue, 20 Jan 2015 22:03:00 +0000 9081 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>A Hatebur hot forging line at HHI Formtech in Royal Oak, MI. The plant is now one of dozens comprising the Metaldyne Performance Group.</p> 11th China International Forging Industry Exhibition http://forgingmagazine.com/11th-china-international-forging-industry-exhibition <div class="node-body event-body"><p>The 11th China (Beijing) International Forging Industry Exhibition (CIFE) is jointly organized by Beijing Hiven Exhibition and industry associations. CIFE is recognized for its persistent pursuit of innovation and top-flight service, and supported by global enterprises, related organizations and industry insiders.</p> </div> <h3 class="location-locations-header">Location</h3> <div class="location-locations-wrapper"> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="fn">New China International Exhibition Center</span> <div class="street-address"> No. 88 Yuxiang Road </div> <span class="locality">Tianzhu Airport Industrial Zone, Shunyi District</span> <div class="country-name">China</div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field-desc"> <p>The 11th China (Beijing) International Forging Industry Exhibition (CIFE) is jointly organized by Beijing Hiven Exhibition and industry associations. CIFE is recognized for its persistent pursuit of innovation and top-flight service, and supported by global enterprises, related organizations and industry insiders.</p> <p>The 11th China (Beijing) International Forging Industry Exhibition is set to be held at New China International Exhibition Center (Beijing) and is expected to attract over 10 thousands professional visitors and draw hundreds of international brands of forging industry to compete, share and learn.</p> <p>At CIFE 2015, metallurgy, foundry, heat treatment, furnaces and international forging expo will be presented together, so as to demonstrate up and downstream functions, strengthen communication of different members of the manufacturing supply chain, and establish a three-dimensional interaction platform for forging enterprises all over the world.</p> <p>A series of seminars, trade negotiations, and product promotion will be held concurrently, offering participants easy access to get cutting-edge industrial information and enhance brand awareness, boost academic communication and economic cooperation between forging enterprises both home and abroad.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/11th-china-international-forging-industry-exhibition" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/11th-china-international-forging-industry-exhibition#comments Thu, 15 Jan 2015 20:58:00 +0000 9071 at http://forgingmagazine.com November / December 2014 Issue Forging Magazine http://forgingmagazine.com/forging/2015-01-12 <div class="node-body magazine_issue-body">In this issue, Forging Industry 2015 Business Outlook - Readers bring experience and insight to our analysis of the past year in the forging industry, and share their expectations for the coming months -- and much more!</div> <div class="field-desc"> <div class="content magazine-issue-description clear-block"> <p><strong>Forging </strong>magazine is dedicated to all independent and captive forge shops across the United States. Forging covers the world of open- and closed-die and ring-rolling forge shops by actively reporting on equipment and supplies, new process developments, case histories, and industry news.</p> <p><em><strong>In this issue,</strong></em> Forging Industry 2015 Business Outlook - Readers bring experience and insight to our analysis of the past year in the forging industry, and share their expectations for the coming months -- and much more!</p> <p>To subscribe to <strong>Forging</strong> magazine, <a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/subscriptions">click here.</a></p> </div> <p>&nbsp;</p> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-mag-teasers"> <div class="field-mag-teaser"> <a href="/feature/2015-business-outlook">2015 Business Outlook</a> <a href="/feature/10-red-flags-customer-supply-agreements">10 Red Flags in Customer-Supply Agreements</a> <a href="/simulationit/can-erp-really-guide-you-better-decision-making">Can ERP Really Guide You to Better Decision-Making?</a> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-publication-info"><legend>Publication Info</legend> </fieldset> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forging/2015-01-12" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mon, 12 Jan 2015 05:00:00 +0000 9051 at http://forgingmagazine.com 10 Red Flags in Customer-Supply Agreements http://forgingmagazine.com/feature/10-red-flags-customer-supply-agreements <div class="field-byline"> Susan Apel, Esq. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A customer asks you to sign a form “Master” or “Framework” or “Preferred Supplier” purchasing or supply agreement. Now what? </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/feature/10-red-flags-customer-supply-agreements" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/feature/10-red-flags-customer-supply-agreements#comments Feature Gold Fri, 09 Jan 2015 16:19:00 +0000 8981 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>No one wants to lose business in a contract disagreement, but a forger (or any manufacturer) must determine &nbsp;how important each customer is, against the possibility of liability arising from unfavorable terms of a supply agreement.</p> Can ERP Really Guide You to Better Decision-Making? http://forgingmagazine.com/simulationit/can-erp-really-guide-you-better-decision-making <div class="field-byline"> Mark Humphlett </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Understand how enterprise resource planning can guide your decisions in order to embrace Big Data.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/simulationit/can-erp-really-guide-you-better-decision-making" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/simulationit/can-erp-really-guide-you-better-decision-making#comments Simulation/IT Wed, 07 Jan 2015 17:52:00 +0000 9011 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>Manufacturers need guided decision-making tools, and technology is helping to fill the &lsquo;skills gap&rsquo; and lack of institutional memory that emerges when experienced workers retire.</p> Bharat Forge Buys EU Precision Machine Shop http://forgingmagazine.com/materialsmro/bharat-forge-buys-eu-precision-machine-shop <div class="node-body article-body">Bharat Forge bought a machining operation for precision parts used in oil-and-gas exploration.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/materialsmro/bharat-forge-buys-eu-precision-machine-shop" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/materialsmro/bharat-forge-buys-eu-precision-machine-shop#comments Handling Materials/MRO News Tue, 06 Jan 2015 20:09:00 +0000 9041 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>Bharat Forge Ltd. manufactures components used in surface, subsea, and shale-gas exploration. Examples shown include a spool body, a connector, and a mandrel for subsea valves.</p> Columbus McKinnon Purchase Expands Rigging Portfolio http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/columbus-mckinnon-purchase-expands-rigging-portfolio <div class="node-body article-body">Columbus McKinnon is buying a German forging operation, Stahlhammer Bommern GmbH, for $31.2 million.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/columbus-mckinnon-purchase-expands-rigging-portfolio" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/columbus-mckinnon-purchase-expands-rigging-portfolio#comments Forming News Tue, 06 Jan 2015 17:36:00 +0000 9031 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>&ldquo;STB expands our rigging tool offering with a much wider variety of eye, shank, and ramshorn lifting hooks,&rdquo; according to Columbus McKinnon president and CEO Timothy T. Tevens.</p> Five Tips for Maintaining MIG Welding Equipment http://forgingmagazine.com/diesdie-materials/five-tips-maintaining-mig-welding-equipment <div class="node-body gallery-body">For forgers or anyone operating MIG equipment, problems start at the drive rolls and run all the way to the tip.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/diesdie-materials/five-tips-maintaining-mig-welding-equipment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/diesdie-materials/five-tips-maintaining-mig-welding-equipment#comments Dies/Die Materials Mon, 05 Jan 2015 16:57:00 +0000 9001 at http://forgingmagazine.com Smart Maintenance for Smooth MIG Welding http://forgingmagazine.com/diesdie-materials/smart-maintenance-smooth-mig-welding <div class="field-byline"> David Lee </div> <div class="node-body article-body">MIG welder problems start at the drive rolls and run all the way to the tip. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/diesdie-materials/smart-maintenance-smooth-mig-welding" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/diesdie-materials/smart-maintenance-smooth-mig-welding#comments Dies/Die Materials Gold Mon, 05 Jan 2015 16:34:00 +0000 8991 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>MIG guns come in many different sizes and run a variety of diameters and types of wire. From mild steel to aluminum, tool steel to copper-based alloys, MIG welders today are used in every industrial sector &mdash; including essential die and tool repair at forging shops everywhere.</p> 2015 Business Outlook: Reviewing, Evaluating, and Setting Expectations http://forgingmagazine.com/feature/2015-business-outlook-reviewing-evaluating-and-setting-expectations <div class="field-byline"> Ellen Baran and Robert Brooks </div> <div class="node-body article-body">More than 64% of respondents will finish the current year with a higher volume of business than they achieved in the previous year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/feature/2015-business-outlook-reviewing-evaluating-and-setting-expectations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/feature/2015-business-outlook-reviewing-evaluating-and-setting-expectations#comments Feature Gold Tue, 30 Dec 2014 23:25:00 +0000 8911 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>This is the second in a series of reports on the 2015 FORGING 2015 Business Outlook.</p> 2015 Business Outlook: Planning, Investing, Developing http://forgingmagazine.com/feature/2015-business-outlook-planning-investing-developing <div class="field-byline"> Ellen Baran and Robert Brooks </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The practical implications of the FORGING Business Outlook survey are seen most clearly in forgers’ capital investment plans for 2015. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/feature/2015-business-outlook-planning-investing-developing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/feature/2015-business-outlook-planning-investing-developing#comments Feature Forming Handling Simulation/IT Gold Tue, 30 Dec 2014 19:59:00 +0000 8941 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>This is the third and final installment in a series of reports on the <em>FORGING</em> 2015 Business Outlook</p> New Forging Concept Cuts Burr Percentage, Energy http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/new-forging-concept-cuts-burr-percentage-energy <div class="node-body article-body">Institut für Integrierte Produktion Hannover has developed a forging technique that saves material and energy consumption.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/new-forging-concept-cuts-burr-percentage-energy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/new-forging-concept-cuts-burr-percentage-energy#comments Forming Heating Tue, 23 Dec 2014 19:58:00 +0000 8971 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>IPH explained that five forging steps are needed to produce a two-cylinder crankshaft. The fourth step involves the multi-directional tool that IPH developed.</p> Photo by Institut für Integrierte Produktion Hannover (IPH) Impact Forge Prepping Capital-Investment Program http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/impact-forge-prepping-capital-investment-program <div class="node-body article-body">Impact Forge has been awarded tax abatement for an installation of new equipment at Columbus, IN.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/impact-forge-prepping-capital-investment-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/impact-forge-prepping-capital-investment-program#comments Forming News Tue, 23 Dec 2014 18:21:00 +0000 8961 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>Impact Forge Group reportedly will supply forged parts to an unidentified transmission manufacturer, as part of a domestic automotive platform. The nine-speed transmission shown in cut-away here is built by ZF in South Carolina for Chrysler vehicles. Fiat Chrysler adopted eight- and nine-speed transmissions for several North American automotive offerings, reasoning that the higher number of gears gives tighter control of engine performance for better fuel economy, and that the greater gear range improves acceleration.</p> Big Machine Makes Big Debut for Large Blooms http://forgingmagazine.com/picture/big-machine-makes-big-debut-large-blooms <div class="field-byline"> Robert Brooks and Ellen Baran </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body">TimkenSteel’s Faircrest Plant in Canton, OH, launched production of continuous cast jumbo blooms on its new vertical caster. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/picture/big-machine-makes-big-debut-large-blooms" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/picture/big-machine-makes-big-debut-large-blooms#comments Materials/MRO Picture This Mon, 22 Dec 2014 15:59:00 +0000 8951 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>The three-strand caster at TimkenSteel&rsquo;s Faircrest Plant processes 18&times;24-in. or 11&times;17-in. blooms in a vertical run-out that descends 270 ft.</p> 2015 Business Outlook http://forgingmagazine.com/feature/2015-business-outlook <div class="node-body article-body">The annual FORGING Business Outlook Survey measures the outlook of men and women responsible North America’s forging operations. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/feature/2015-business-outlook" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/feature/2015-business-outlook#comments Feature Forming Heating Thu, 18 Dec 2014 02:22:00 +0000 8921 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>This is the first in a series of reports on <em>FORGING&rsquo;s</em> 2015 Business Outlook survey, measuring the opinions and insights of men and women responsible North America&rsquo;s forging operations.</p> Updated Series of Induction Heating Systems http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/updated-series-induction-heating-systems <div class="node-body article-body">Ambrell, released a new line of EkoHeat induction heating systems with 72 models ranging from 10 to 1200 kW, in frequencies from 750 to 150 kHz.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/updated-series-induction-heating-systems" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/updated-series-induction-heating-systems#comments New Products Wed, 10 Dec 2014 18:02:00 +0000 8901 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>EkoHeat systems are &ldquo;parallel resonant&rdquo; with multiple-tap transformer configurations to enable matching of the part.</p> Surface Measurement/Analysis with High-Speed Column Drive http://forgingmagazine.com/qc/surface-measurementanalysis-high-speed-column-drive <div class="node-body article-body">Taylor Hobson’s Talyrond 500H surface measurement tool has a high-speed column drive, precision positioning and a roundness and contour gauge. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/qc/surface-measurementanalysis-high-speed-column-drive" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/qc/surface-measurementanalysis-high-speed-column-drive#comments New Products QC Wed, 10 Dec 2014 16:58:00 +0000 8891 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>The instrument&rsquo;s high-resolution gauge measures linear or circumferential surface roughness; its frictionless air-bearing spindle and precision column measure roundness, cylindricity and straightness, while a patented calibration technique performs radius, angle, height, length and distance measurements</p> New Series of Hydraulic Ring Expanders http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/new-series-hydraulic-ring-expanders-0 <div class="node-body article-body">Beckwood Press Co. expanded its product offering with a line of hydraulic ring expander systems.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/new-series-hydraulic-ring-expanders-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/new-series-hydraulic-ring-expanders-0#comments Forming New Products Wed, 10 Dec 2014 16:10:00 +0000 8881 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>Beckwood Press hydraulic ring expander systems are used to form strong, symmetrical, ring-shaped parts from various high-strength materials, including Inconel, Hastelloy and titanium, among others.</p> OSHA Cites TimkenSteel for Safety Hazards at Three Sites http://forgingmagazine.com/qc/osha-cites-timkensteel-safety-hazards-three-sites <div class="node-body article-body">OSHA cited TimkenSteel Corp. for 12 serious safety violations at three plants in Canton, OH, where inspections revealed that employees were exposed to risks of falling and amputation. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/qc/osha-cites-timkensteel-safety-hazards-three-sites" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/qc/osha-cites-timkensteel-safety-hazards-three-sites#comments QC News Wed, 10 Dec 2014 03:03:00 +0000 8861 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>An induction thermal treatment line at TimkenSteel&rsquo;s Gambrinus plant quenches and tempers up to 20,000 tons per year of steel bar.</p> How Manufacturers are Adapting to a New EHS Environment http://forgingmagazine.com/qc/how-manufacturers-are-adapting-new-ehs-environment <div class="field-byline"> Ellen Baran </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body">Manufacturers -- especially in energy-intensive and hazardous industries -- recognize the importance of Environment, Health & Safety initiatives, not just to meet growing regulatory burdens, but in driving business value too.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/qc/how-manufacturers-are-adapting-new-ehs-environment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/qc/how-manufacturers-are-adapting-new-ehs-environment#comments Feature QC Tue, 09 Dec 2014 20:11:00 +0000 8851 at http://forgingmagazine.com The IndustryWeek Best Plants Conference & Expo http://forgingmagazine.com/industryweek-best-plants-conference-expo <div class="node-body event-body"><p>The IndustryWeek Best Plants Conference &amp; Expo is dedicated to helping manufacturing facilities improve their operations through the theme of continuous improvement.</p> <p>Through plant tours, breakout sessions, networking events, and an exhibition hall, this conference provides manufacturing professionals with ideas they can take back to their facilities and implement to improve their operations.</p> </div> <h3 class="location-locations-header">Location</h3> <div class="location-locations-wrapper"> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="fn">Charlotte Convention Center</span> <div class="street-address"> 501 S College St </div> <span class="locality">Charlotte</span>, <span class="region">NC</span> <span class="postal-code">28202</span> <div class="country-name">United States</div> </div> <div class="map-link"> <div class="location map-link">See map: <a href="http://maps.google.com?q=501+S+College+St%2C+Charlotte%2C+NC%2C+28202%2C+us">Google Maps</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field-desc"> <p>The IndustryWeek Best Plants Conference &amp; Expo is dedicated to helping manufacturing facilities improve their operations through the theme of continuous improvement.</p> <p>Through plant tours, breakout sessions, networking events, and an exhibition hall, this conference provides manufacturing professionals with ideas they can take back to their facilities and implement to improve their operations.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/industryweek-best-plants-conference-expo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/industryweek-best-plants-conference-expo#comments Tue, 09 Dec 2014 16:56:00 +0000 8841 at http://forgingmagazine.com FIA's Theory & Applications of Forging & Die Design Seminar http://forgingmagazine.com/fias-theory-applications-forging-die-design-seminar <div class="node-body event-body">The “Theory and Applications of Forging & Die Design” school continues to evolve, reflecting new insights into forging technology and the wide availability of metal flow simulation software. This four-day school is taught by a team of industry experts and engineering professors who work together to carefully explain principles and practice. We urge you to join the 2500+ forging employees who have already attended this course. This will be the only offering of this program in 2015. Class size is limited,</div> <h3 class="location-locations-header">Location</h3> <div class="location-locations-wrapper"> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="fn">Marriott Residence Inn</span> <div class="street-address"> 527 Prospect Ave. </div> <span class="locality">Cleveland</span>, <span class="region">OH</span> <span class="postal-code">44115</span> <div class="country-name">United States</div> </div> <div class="map-link"> <div class="location map-link">See map: <a href="http://maps.google.com?q=527+Prospect+Ave.%2C+Cleveland%2C+OH%2C+44115%2C+us">Google Maps</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field-desc"> <p>The &ldquo;Theory and Applications of Forging &amp; Die Design&rdquo; school continues to evolve, reflecting new insights into forging technology and the wide availability of metal flow simulation software.&nbsp; This four-day school is taught by a team of industry experts and engineering professors who work together to carefully explain principles and practice.&nbsp; We urge you to join the 2500+ forging employees who have already attended this course. This will be the only offering of this program in 2015. Class size is limited,</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/fias-theory-applications-forging-die-design-seminar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/fias-theory-applications-forging-die-design-seminar#comments Tue, 09 Dec 2014 16:02:00 +0000 8831 at http://forgingmagazine.com 35th SENAFOR — 19th International Forging Conference http://forgingmagazine.com/35th-senafor-19th-international-forging-conference <div class="node-body event-body">The Senafor event combines the International Conference for Forging; the 18th National Conference of Conformation Plates; the 5th International Conference on Conformation plates; the BDDRG Congress; the 12th Meeting of Powder Metallurgy; the 5th COMEP - International Powder Metallurgy Conference - Brazil; and the 5th RenoMat - International Conference on Materials and Processes for Renewable Energy.</div> <h3 class="location-locations-header">Location</h3> <div class="location-locations-wrapper"> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="fn">Hotel Plaza San Rafael</span> <div class="street-address"> Av. Alberto Bins, 514 - Centro Histórico </div> <span class="locality">Porto Alegre</span>, <span class="region">RS</span> <span class="postal-code">90030-140</span> <div class="country-name">Brazil</div> </div> <div class="map-link"> <div class="location map-link">See map: <a href="http://maps.google.com.br?q=Av.+Alberto+Bins%2C+514+-+Centro+Hist%C3%B3rico%2C+Porto+Alegre%2C+RS%2C+90030-140%2C+br+%28Hotel+Plaza+San+Rafael%29">Google Maps</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field-desc"> <p>The Senafor event combines the International Conference for Forging; the 18th National Conference of Conformation Plates; the 5th International Conference on Conformation plates; the BDDRG Congress; the 12th Meeting of Powder Metallurgy; the 5th COMEP - International Powder Metallurgy Conference - Brazil; and the 5th RenoMat - International Conference on Materials and Processes for Renewable Energy.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/35th-senafor-19th-international-forging-conference" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/35th-senafor-19th-international-forging-conference#comments Tue, 02 Dec 2014 13:14:00 +0000 8821 at http://forgingmagazine.com Linamar to Buy Remaining Stake in Seissenschmidt http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/linamar-buy-remaining-stake-seissenschmidt <div class="node-body article-body">Linamar agreed to buy the remaining 34% interested in Seissenschmidt AG.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/linamar-buy-remaining-stake-seissenschmidt" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/linamar-buy-remaining-stake-seissenschmidt#comments Forming News Tue, 25 Nov 2014 21:45:00 +0000 8811 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>Seissenschmidt has hot forging, cold forging, heat treating, and tooling production capabilities, mainly at plants in Germany and Hungary. Linamar aims to achieve integrated capabilities in its automotive parts production, including automotive gears.</p> Fires at Forges in Ohio and Pennsylvania http://forgingmagazine.com/heating/fires-forges-ohio-and-pennsylvania <div class="field-byline"> Ellen Baran </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Two different forges, Dayton Forging and Heat Treating, and Ellwood City Forge, suffered from fires earlier this month.</p> </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/heating/fires-forges-ohio-and-pennsylvania" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/heating/fires-forges-ohio-and-pennsylvania#comments Forming Heating News Wed, 19 Nov 2014 13:44:00 +0000 8791 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>Dayton Forging and Heat Treating produces large open-die forgings and offers commercial heat treating, bar stock, and rough machining.&nbsp;</p> Wyman-Gordon Investing $150 Million in New Plant http://forgingmagazine.com/heating/wyman-gordon-investing-150-million-new-plant <div class="node-body article-body">Wyman-Gordon is building a new manufacturing plant in South Carolina, with “post forging capabilities” including heat treating and machining. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/heating/wyman-gordon-investing-150-million-new-plant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/heating/wyman-gordon-investing-150-million-new-plant#comments Heating Materials/MRO News Wed, 12 Nov 2014 04:06:00 +0000 8781 at http://forgingmagazine.com Aluminum Forger Gets Integrated with New Billet Supplier http://forgingmagazine.com/materialsmro/aluminum-forger-gets-integrated-new-billet-supplier <div class="field-byline"> Ellen Baran </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body">Showa Denko K.K. (SDK) has implemented its proprietary aluminum forging billet technology at a new plant in Malaysia.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/materialsmro/aluminum-forger-gets-integrated-new-billet-supplier" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/materialsmro/aluminum-forger-gets-integrated-new-billet-supplier#comments Materials/MRO Tue, 11 Nov 2014 21:18:00 +0000 8771 at http://forgingmagazine.com 7 Cardinal Rules for Retirement Planning http://forgingmagazine.com/opinion/7-cardinal-rules-retirement-planning <div class="field-byline"> Carl Edwards, MBA, ChFC </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Are you adequately preparing for your retirement? Carl Edwards, MBA, ChFC® breaks out seven essential points to consider as you plan.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/opinion/7-cardinal-rules-retirement-planning" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/opinion/7-cardinal-rules-retirement-planning#comments Opinion Mon, 10 Nov 2014 16:43:00 +0000 8721 at http://forgingmagazine.com Monolithic Forging Boosts Combat Vehicles' Defenses http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/monolithic-forging-boosts-combat-vehicles-defenses <div class="field-byline"> Ellen Baran </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Alcoa Defense, in a joint collaboration with the U.S. Army, has manufactured the world&#39;s largest single-piece forged aluminum hull for combat vehicles.</p> </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/monolithic-forging-boosts-combat-vehicles-defenses" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/monolithic-forging-boosts-combat-vehicles-defenses#comments Feature Forming News Wed, 05 Nov 2014 15:55:00 +0000 8731 at http://forgingmagazine.com <div> <p>Alcoa and the U.S. Army co-developed a single-piece forging to function as the hull for combat vehicles, to improve their resistance to explosive devices (IEDs).</p> </div> Courtesy of ThinkStock