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Iron foundry expert joins Castings Technology International as a consultant

A foundry expert, whose technical capabilities include producing complex components with a cast weight of up to 40 tonnes, has joined Castings Technology International.

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Tooling for the Future

Arthur Jackson & Co. Ltd., Brighouse, West Yorkshire, specialises…

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Thomas Broadbent Gets Spinning with Rapid Manufacturing Technology

Thomas Broadbent & Sons Ltd…

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Sulzer Improve Energy Efficiency in Statoil’s Sleipner Field

Sulzer’s Customer Support Services in Leeds (UK) recently won a contract for a retrofit-upgrade programme in Statoil’s Sleipner gas field based on their ability to achieve a much higher performance in a series of replacement cartridge pumps This confidence is

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SME Implants New Technology

McKenna Precision Castings was established in South Yorkshire in 1983 as a specialist manufacturer of cobalt-chrome medical implants. A highly successful company, they acquired Finecast in Maidenhead in 2001, to secure a strategic and complementary capability in precision aluminium castings,

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Peglers Tap into Rapid Manufacturing Technology

The manufacture of advanced plumbing, heating and engineering products has been the prime activity of Pegler Ltd., Doncaster, for over 100 years. Their excellent reputation has been earned through a total dedication to quality, innovation and customer service that has

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New Casting Technology Aids Submarine Propulsion

Cti has built a world-wide reputation with users and suppliers of castings by providing practical support which benefits both parties. It is now well-established that the operational resources within Cti can improve competitiveness with little or no risk and at

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Lift-Off for BSA Precision Castings

Redditch-based BSA Precision Castings has secured a £1.8m order from Schmidlin (UK) Ltd, the largest subsidiary of Schmidlin AG in Switzerland. A leading global company in the design, manufacture and installation of high quality curtain wall systems, Schmidlin is a

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Holset Get it ‘Right First Time’

Holset Engineering Co Ltd, a division of Cummins Engine Co., has been working with Castings Technology International over the past two years to refine new designs of turbocharger turbine housings for diesel engine applications. The company’s aim was a reduction

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High Temperature Superalloy Prototype Castings Substitute for Forgings

Honeywell Hymatic design and manufacture precision engineered systems and equipment for the aerospace, defence and industrial markets. Honeywell Hymatic is at the forefront of the development and implementation of pneumatic and hydraulic technology solutions for these key industries. One of

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