Forging Magazine http://forgingmagazine.com/rss.xml en Cutting Hard Materials Made Easy for Wyman-Gordon http://forgingmagazine.com/materialsmro/cutting-hard-materials-made-easy-wyman-gordon <div class="node-body article-body">NanoMech specialty materials for high-quality finishing of precision forgings. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/materialsmro/cutting-hard-materials-made-easy-wyman-gordon" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/materialsmro/cutting-hard-materials-made-easy-wyman-gordon#comments Handling Materials/MRO Gold Fri, 21 Aug 2015 19:53:00 +0000 10061 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>Aerospace forgings are high-precision designs in hard, high-value materials &mdash; meaning the cutting technologies adopted to finish them must be exceptionally strong, and reliable.</p> Automated, High-Precision Roll Grinding http://forgingmagazine.com/materialsmro/automated-high-precision-roll-grinding <div class="node-body article-body">Heinrich Georg GmbH Maschinenfabrik introduced a new roll-grinding machine — ultragrind 700 R.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/materialsmro/automated-high-precision-roll-grinding" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/materialsmro/automated-high-precision-roll-grinding#comments Handling Materials/MRO Gold News Fri, 21 Aug 2015 19:18:00 +0000 10051 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>Georg&rsquo;s new ultragrind 700 R roll grinding machine, unveiled for an audience of process experts earlier this summer.</p> Re-Customized CNC Simplifies Forged Axle Grinding http://forgingmagazine.com/simulationit/re-customized-cnc-simplifies-forged-axle-grinding <div class="node-body article-body">Simplifying precision grinding for the heavy-duty forgings started with retrofit of the CNC control platform.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/simulationit/re-customized-cnc-simplifies-forged-axle-grinding" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/simulationit/re-customized-cnc-simplifies-forged-axle-grinding#comments Handling Simulation/IT Gold Fri, 21 Aug 2015 18:31:00 +0000 10041 at http://forgingmagazine.com Reviving a Classic http://forgingmagazine.com/qc/reviving-classic <div class="field-byline"> Dave Sengelaub </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Honing produces a high-quality bore surface fast, which is critical to hammer forging. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/qc/reviving-classic" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/qc/reviving-classic#comments Handling QC Gold Fri, 21 Aug 2015 18:20:00 +0000 10031 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>Three fixturing options are available with the HTE honing machine: a manual chuck, a pneumatic chuck, or a V-type chain vise for parts with ODs up to 6 in. (150 mm). A traveling steady rest is standard. An optional guide pot automatically guides the honing tool straight into the bore without operator assistance.</p> Custom Forgers Post Higher Shipments, New Orders http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/custom-forgers-post-higher-shipments-new-orders <div class="node-body article-body">FIA released the results of its members’ 2014 shipments, showing gains in delivery volumes and new orders.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/custom-forgers-post-higher-shipments-new-orders" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/custom-forgers-post-higher-shipments-new-orders#comments Forming Gold News Fri, 21 Aug 2015 17:20:00 +0000 10021 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>Custom forgers shipped nearly $12 billion worth of finished products last year, the highest level in the past decade.</p> Trusting the Experts to Get It Right http://forgingmagazine.com/opinion/trusting-experts-get-it-right <div class="node-body article-body">Appeals based on “expertise” are insufficient for evaluation. We need to determine “character.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/opinion/trusting-experts-get-it-right" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/opinion/trusting-experts-get-it-right#comments Opinion Fri, 21 Aug 2015 16:41:00 +0000 10011 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>&ldquo;Experts&rdquo; seek to exploit the fact that many people are confused by choices, and want someone to handle big problems so we don&rsquo;t have to be responsible for the outcome.</p> Using Polymer Lubricants to Optimize Cold Forging http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/using-polymer-lubricants-optimize-cold-forging <div class="field-byline"> Ralitsa Peycheva </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Globalization is driving forgers to look for environmentally sound, effective lubricating systems. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/using-polymer-lubricants-optimize-cold-forging" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/using-polymer-lubricants-optimize-cold-forging#comments Dies/Die Materials Forming Handling Gold Fri, 21 Aug 2015 16:13:00 +0000 10001 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>Polymer coating is a four-step automated process that can be directly incorporated to a forging line.</p> July / August Issue Forging Magazine http://forgingmagazine.com/forging/2015-08-21 <div class="node-body magazine_issue-body">n this issue, Ideas, Technologies for Precision Machining -- Forgers seeking to add value to their net-shaped products have an array of concepts, controls, and resources to make it happen -- and much more!</div> <div class="field-desc"> <div class="content magazine-issue-description clear-block"> <h1>May / June 2015 Issue Forging Magazine</h1> <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> Ideas, Technologies for Precision Machining -- Forgers seeking to add value to their net-shaped products have an array of concepts, controls, and resources to make it happen -- and much more!</p> <p>To subscribe to <strong>Forging</strong> magazine, <a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/subscriptions">click here.</a></p> </div> </div> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-mag-teasers"> <div class="field-mag-teaser"> <a href="/qc/reviving-classic">Reviving a Classic</a> <a href="/forming/custom-forgers-post-higher-shipments-new-orders">Custom Forgers Post Higher Shipments, New Orders </a> <a href="/simulationit/re-customized-cnc-simplifies-forged-axle-grinding">Re-Customized CNC Simplifies Forged Axle Grinding </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/2015-08-21" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 21 Aug 2015 04:00:00 +0000 10091 at http://forgingmagazine.com Flexibility, Precision Defining New Forging Technologies http://forgingmagazine.com/picture/flexibility-precision-defining-new-forging-technologies <div class="node-body gallery-body">New forging production equipment emphasizes availability and critical materials.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/picture/flexibility-precision-defining-new-forging-technologies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/picture/flexibility-precision-defining-new-forging-technologies#comments Forming Handling Picture This Wed, 19 Aug 2015 19:59:00 +0000 10071 at http://forgingmagazine.com Heat Treat Summit North America http://forgingmagazine.com/heat-treat-summit-north-america <div class="node-body event-body"><p>SECO/Warwick hosts four compelling seminars combined into one extraordinary event to present the latest engineering solutions and technological developments for thermal processing.</p> </div> <h3 class="location-locations-header">Location</h3> <div class="location-locations-wrapper"> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="fn">Sheraton Erie Bayfront</span> <div class="street-address"> 55 West Bay </div> <span class="locality">Erie</span>, <span class="region">PA</span> <span class="postal-code">16507</span> <div class="country-name">United States</div> <span class="geo"><abbr class="latitude" title="42.137139">42° 8' 13.7004" N</abbr>, <abbr class="longitude" title="-80.091333">80° 5' 28.7988" W</abbr></span> </div> <div class="map-link"> <div class="location map-link">See map: <a href="http://maps.google.com?q=42.137139+-80.091333+%2855+West+Bay%2C+Erie%2C+PA%2C+16507%2C+us%29">Google Maps</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field-desc"> <p>SECO/Warwick hosts four compelling seminars combined into one extraordinary event to present the latest engineering solutions and technological developments for thermal processing:<br /> -&nbsp; Aluminum Heat Treat &amp; Melting<br /> -&nbsp; Atmosphere Heat Treat<br /> -&nbsp; CAB Brazing<br /> -&nbsp; Vacuum Heat Treat &nbsp;</p> <p>Attendees may select sessions in their specific areas of interest. General Sessions present high level insight of interest to everyone involved in the heat processing industry</p> <p>Dr. Richard Sisson will open the event with the latest developments in Nanomaterials from the Center for Heat Treating Excellence (CHTE), Worcester Polytechnic Institute.<br /> Dan Herring, The Heat Treat Doctor&reg; presenting the Heat Treat Market Outlook for 2015.<br /> Steve Kowalski, 2015/2016 ASM Heat Treat Society President will provide insights into the future of the Society.</p> <p>This year&rsquo;s Summit presents 16 guest speakers supplemented by SECO/WARWICK expert speakers. This list of speakers represents the best minds in the industry.</p> <p>Registration fee includes all meals and summit proceedings.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/heat-treat-summit-north-america" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/heat-treat-summit-north-america#comments 42.137139 -80.091333 Thu, 13 Aug 2015 18:46:00 +0000 9991 at http://forgingmagazine.com Warren Buffett Buying Precision Castparts for $32 Billion http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/warren-buffett-buying-precision-castparts-32-billion-0 <div class="node-body article-body">Berkshire Hathaway has acquired Precision Castparts Corp. in an estimated $32-billion all-cash deal. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/warren-buffett-buying-precision-castparts-32-billion-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/warren-buffett-buying-precision-castparts-32-billion-0#comments Forming Materials/MRO News Tue, 11 Aug 2015 01:11:00 +0000 9981 at http://forgingmagazine.com American Axle Installs New President, New CFO http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/american-axle-installs-new-president-new-cfo <div class="node-body article-body">American Axle appointed Michael K. Simonte as president and Christopher J. May as vice president and chief financial officer. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/american-axle-installs-new-president-new-cfo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/american-axle-installs-new-president-new-cfo#comments Forming Materials/MRO News Fri, 07 Aug 2015 12:25:00 +0000 9951 at http://forgingmagazine.com Water-Soluble Synthetic Die Lubricant http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/water-soluble-synthetic-die-lubricant <div class="node-body article-body">Oelheld’s AirForge 4500 is a reliable die lubricant with efficient separation and lubricating properties</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/water-soluble-synthetic-die-lubricant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/water-soluble-synthetic-die-lubricant#comments Dies/Die Materials New Products Thu, 06 Aug 2015 20:12:00 +0000 9941 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>The synthetic formulation of AirForge 4500 controls heat transfer between hot tools and workpieces, thereby reducing build-up and promoting clean forgings.</p> AAM Named GM’s Target Supplier for Next-Gen Axles, Driveshafts http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/aam-named-gm-s-target-supplier-next-gen-axles-driveshafts <div class="node-body article-body">General Motors selected American Axle & Manufacturing as the target supplier for axles and driveshafts in its “next generation full size truck program.” </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/aam-named-gm-s-target-supplier-next-gen-axles-driveshafts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/aam-named-gm-s-target-supplier-next-gen-axles-driveshafts#comments Forming News Tue, 04 Aug 2015 03:46:00 +0000 9931 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>American Axle produces driveline/drivetrain systems and components (pictured are independent rear drive axles and rear drive modules), chassis systems, and other forged and finished products. It has seven manufacturing plants and three technical centers in Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, and Pennsylvania, and manufacturing operations in Brazil, <a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/materialsmro/american-axle-gain-marketshare-china">China</a>, Germany, <a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/american-axle-starts-new-plant-india">India</a>, Japan, Luxembourg, Mexico, Poland, <a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/american-axle-producing-transfer-cases-land-rover">Scotland</a>, South Korea, <a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/materialsmro/american-axle-gains-control-electric-drivetrain-venture">Sweden</a>, and <a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/materialsmro/american-axle-inaugurates-thailand-plant">Thailand</a>.</p> New Forming Simulation Software Release http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/new-forming-simulation-software-release <div class="node-body article-body">Simufact Engineering released Simufact.forming 13, noting its improvements in post processing, evaluation and the depiction of simulation results. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/new-forming-simulation-software-release" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/new-forming-simulation-software-release#comments New Products Simulation/IT Mon, 03 Aug 2015 17:52:00 +0000 9921 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>Simufact.forming version 13 allows user to generate result values based on those of the simulation, e.g., defining their own color schemes to depict result quantities, to evaluate simulation results according to their own criteria. This function simplifies post processing when examining the variables in the design process, according to the sofware&rsquo;s developer.</p> Columbus McKinnon Buying Magnatek for $189 Million http://forgingmagazine.com/handling/columbus-mckinnon-buying-magnatek-189-million <div class="node-body article-body">Columbus McKinnon agreed to buy Magnatek Inc. for estimated $188.9 million, a deal it said “combines complementary strengths” in material handling. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/handling/columbus-mckinnon-buying-magnatek-189-million" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/handling/columbus-mckinnon-buying-magnatek-189-million#comments Handling News Tue, 28 Jul 2015 02:28:00 +0000 9911 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>Magnetek&#39;s power and motion control technology will help the combined group offer technologies that &ldquo;advance productivity and safety beyond what mechanical solutions alone can offer,&rdquo; according to Columbus McKinnon president and CEO Timothy T. Tevens.</p> "Smart" Laser Scanning for Verification, Reverse Engineering http://forgingmagazine.com/qc/smart-laser-scanning-verification-reverse-engineering <div class="node-body article-body">The Smart3D laser-scanning package from Perceptron has fully integrated automatic rotary table and intuitive programming software. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/qc/smart-laser-scanning-verification-reverse-engineering" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/qc/smart-laser-scanning-verification-reverse-engineering#comments New Products QC Wed, 22 Jul 2015 15:28:00 +0000 9901 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>Smart3D automatically provides 3D-polygonized models for reverse engineering, 3D printing, or graphical web content. The Smart3D system also can be used to verify production parts against nominal part geometry data.</p> ATI Expanding Ni-Based Superalloy Capacity http://forgingmagazine.com/materialsmro/ati-expanding-ni-based-superalloy-capacity-0 <div class="node-body article-body">Allegheny Technologies Incorporated plans an estimated $70-million expansion of its nickel-based superalloy powder production capacity, responding to demand for specialty materials for jet engine parts. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/materialsmro/ati-expanding-ni-based-superalloy-capacity-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/materialsmro/ati-expanding-ni-based-superalloy-capacity-0#comments Forming Materials/MRO News Wed, 22 Jul 2015 12:09:00 +0000 9891 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>Superalloy materials exhibit multiple critical characteristics, such as mechanical strength, creep resistance, corrosion or oxidation resistance, and are used to form for high-stress, high-temperature parts for gas turbines.</p> Allegheny Technologies Inc. Helicopter Manufacturer Installing High-Volume Press http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/helicopter-manufacturer-installing-high-volume-press <div class="node-body article-body">AgustaWestland ordered a new forming press from Avure Technologies capable of producing several hundred thousand sheet metal parts annually. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/helicopter-manufacturer-installing-high-volume-press" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/helicopter-manufacturer-installing-high-volume-press#comments Forming News Wed, 22 Jul 2015 05:59:00 +0000 9871 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>Avure Technologies&rsquo; high-pressure Quintus<sup>&reg;</sup> fluid-cell press generates a pressure of 800 bar (11,600 psi) over a forming area of 0.7x1.8 meters. Tandem forming tables provide a production capacity of several hundred thousand sheet metal parts per year.</p> OSHA Charges, Fines Ohio Closed-Die Operation http://forgingmagazine.com/handling/osha-charges-fines-ohio-closed-die-operation <div class="node-body article-body">OSHA cited Canton Drop Forge in Canton, OH, for one repeat violation and one serious violation of workplace safety standards. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/handling/osha-charges-fines-ohio-closed-die-operation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/handling/osha-charges-fines-ohio-closed-die-operation#comments Handling News Mon, 06 Jul 2015 18:01:00 +0000 9861 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>A regional representative of the federal workplace-safety regulatory agency called for Canton Drop Forge &ldquo;to make immediate improvements to its procedures &hellip;&rdquo;</p> High-Speed, High-Volume, High-Definition Composite Forming http://forgingmagazine.com/picture/high-speed-high-volume-high-definition-composite-forming <div class="node-body gallery-body">Schuler installs world’s largest short-stroke press for CFRP at U.K. industrial development center. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/picture/high-speed-high-volume-high-definition-composite-forming" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/picture/high-speed-high-volume-high-definition-composite-forming#comments Forming Picture This Video & Galleries Thu, 25 Jun 2015 03:48:00 +0000 9741 at http://forgingmagazine.com New Billet-Heating System at Bonney Forge http://forgingmagazine.com/heating/new-billet-heating-system-bonney-forge <div class="node-body article-body">Bonney Forge has a new induction billet-heating system supplied by Ajax Tocco Magnethermic Corp. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/heating/new-billet-heating-system-bonney-forge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/heating/new-billet-heating-system-bonney-forge#comments Heating News Wed, 24 Jun 2015 14:22:00 +0000 9821 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>Ajax Tocco Magnethermic&rsquo;s PowerForge is an integrated system for induction heating of billets or bars, developed to conserve floor space.</p> High-Flexibility Sawing Systems for Ellwood Specialty Steel http://forgingmagazine.com/handling/high-flexibility-sawing-systems-ellwood-specialty-steel <div class="node-body article-body">Behringer Saws Inc. delivered two semi-automatic bandsaws to Ellwood Specialty Steel, to cut specialty steel feedstock for forging. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/handling/high-flexibility-sawing-systems-ellwood-specialty-steel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/handling/high-flexibility-sawing-systems-ellwood-specialty-steel#comments Handling Gold Wed, 24 Jun 2015 04:59:00 +0000 9781 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>Behringer Saws&rsquo; HBP-1500/1800 is a dual-column operation with auto-feed control, built for stability. It&rsquo;s able to cut with bi-metal or carbide-tipped saw blades, depending on the material requirements.</p> May / June 2015 Issue Forging Magazine http://forgingmagazine.com/forging/2015-06-24 <div class="node-body magazine_issue-body">In this issue, FIA’S annual awards show what works in the ongoing task of maintaining a safe and productive workplace -- 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> FIA&rsquo;S annual awards show what works in the ongoing task of maintaining a safe and productive workplace -- and much more!</p> <p>To subscribe to <strong>Forging</strong> magazine, <a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/subscriptions">click here.</a></p> </div> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-mag-teasers"> <div class="field-mag-teaser"> <a href="/handling/forgers-safety-initiatives-pay">Forgers’ Safety Initiatives Pay Off </a> <a href="/simulationit/manufacturers-need-get-serious-about-social-business">Manufacturers Need to Get Serious About Social Business</a> <a href="/heating/customizing-heating-continuity-efficiency">Customizing Heating for Continuity, Efficiency</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/2015-06-24" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 24 Jun 2015 04:00:00 +0000 9831 at http://forgingmagazine.com ThyssenKrupp, Maxion Developing Aluminum/CFRP Wheels http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/thyssenkrupp-maxion-developing-aluminumcfrp-wheels <div class="node-body article-body">ThyssenKrupp Carbon Components and Maxion Wheels are developing a lightweight forged wheel in aluminum and carbon-fiber composite for the premium-vehicle market. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/thyssenkrupp-maxion-developing-aluminumcfrp-wheels" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/thyssenkrupp-maxion-developing-aluminumcfrp-wheels#comments Forming News Wed, 24 Jun 2015 00:38:00 +0000 9811 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>The partners are working with Volkswagen to test prototypes of their hybrid wheels, and results indicate &ldquo;superior damping&rdquo; compared to standard wheels, which helps to reduce vibration and road noise.</p> FIA's 15th Theory & Applications of Press Forging & Die Design http://forgingmagazine.com/fias-15th-theory-applications-press-forging-die-design <div class="node-body event-body">The 15th presentation of a four-day FIA education program providing forging-specific information regarding the application of various types of presses, as well as guidelines for designing tooling for forging and trimming. </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> <span class="geo"><abbr class="latitude" title="41.498755">41° 29' 55.518" N</abbr>, <abbr class="longitude" title="-81.689191">81° 41' 21.0876" W</abbr></span> </div> <div class="map-link"> <div class="location map-link">See map: <a href="http://maps.google.com?q=41.498755+-81.689191+%28527+Prospect+Ave.%2C+Cleveland%2C+OH%2C+44115%2C+us%29">Google Maps</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field-desc"> <p>The fifteenth presentation of a 4-day FIA education program providing forging-specific information regarding the application of various types of presses, as well as guidelines for designing tooling for forging and trimming.&nbsp; Taught by experienced academic and industry experts, the specific goals of the course are:<br /> &bull;&nbsp; Broaden knowledge about press forging<br /> &bull;&nbsp; Provide a basis for objective press selection<br /> &bull;&nbsp; Furnish useful tool design guidelines<br /> &bull;&nbsp; Compare approaches to press automation<br /> &bull;&nbsp; Review guidelines for matching the press to the part in terms of size and operational features</p> <p>This course is offered every other year. Typically the class fills up quickly; register early to insure a place in the program.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/fias-15th-theory-applications-press-forging-die-design" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/fias-15th-theory-applications-press-forging-die-design#comments 41.498755 -81.689191 Wed, 24 Jun 2015 00:17:00 +0000 9801 at http://forgingmagazine.com Customizing Heating for Continuity, Efficiency http://forgingmagazine.com/heating/customizing-heating-continuity-efficiency <div class="node-body article-body">For industrial heating, the manufacturing trend is “continuity.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/heating/customizing-heating-continuity-efficiency" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/heating/customizing-heating-continuity-efficiency#comments Heating Gold Tue, 23 Jun 2015 04:44:00 +0000 9771 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>The custom heating concept developed by SMS for Deutsche Edelstahlwerke will be integrated into a rolling mill, with a roller table supplying a temperature equalizing furnace, followed by a controlled cooling process.</p> Manufacturers Need to Get Serious About Social Business http://forgingmagazine.com/simulationit/manufacturers-need-get-serious-about-social-business <div class="field-byline"> Larry Korak </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The lines between traditional social-media platforms and emerging strategies are continually changing.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/simulationit/manufacturers-need-get-serious-about-social-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/simulationit/manufacturers-need-get-serious-about-social-business#comments Simulation/IT Gold Tue, 23 Jun 2015 04:12:00 +0000 9761 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>Businesses that dismiss social media platforms risk missing a significant opportunity to reinvent the way their employees work together.</p> What Comes After Globalization? http://forgingmagazine.com/opinion/what-comes-after-globalization <div class="node-body article-body">The desperation to pass or defeat the TPA/TPP signals a rupture in the alliance of business and government.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/opinion/what-comes-after-globalization" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/opinion/what-comes-after-globalization#comments Opinion Tue, 23 Jun 2015 03:59:00 +0000 9751 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>Business is much more global than local, or regional, or national, and its further expansion will strain our understanding of civic and economic responsibility.</p> Forgers’ Safety Initiatives Pay Off http://forgingmagazine.com/handling/forgers-safety-initiatives-pay <div class="node-body article-body">Operations recognized for the 2014 FIA Safety Awards describe how their efforts succeeded. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/handling/forgers-safety-initiatives-pay" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/handling/forgers-safety-initiatives-pay#comments Forming Handling QC Gold Mon, 22 Jun 2015 05:06:00 +0000 9791 at http://forgingmagazine.com