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AMRC Castings unveil largest ceramic shell titanium casting created in Europe

The Castings Group of the Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) has unveiled the largest ceramic shell titanium casting ever created from a single pour in Europe. The casting is a milestone test piece and will become a showcase for development

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Exciting changes for the Cti environmental team

New services from the Cti environmental team Control of Electromagnetic Fields at Work Regulations 2016 These regulations transpose The Electromagnetic Fields (EMF) Directive 2013/35/EU into UK law and came into force in July 2016. Companies are required to risk assess

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Europe’s biggest aerospace castings facility now operational

A castings facility capable of producing some of the biggest titanium aerospace components in the world is now operational at the University of Sheffield Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC). Construction of the furnace for the AMRC Castings Group was completed

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Europe’s biggest aerospace castings facility nears completion

A new plant capable of producing some of the biggest Titanium aerospace castings in the world is nearing completion at AMRC Castings’ facilities on the outskirts of Sheffield, England. Two large scale power supply units have been installed to deliver

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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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Major changes as fast growing research centre plans for further expansion at home and abroad

The University of Sheffield Advanced Manufacturing Centre is gearing up for further growth at home and abroad, unveiling a new corporate structure and appointing a high-flying chief executive officer. Colin Sirett head of research for Airbus in the UK and

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UK Titanium caster secures latest North Sea oil and gas industry approval

Castings Technology International (Cti) has successfully completed the latest, stringent approvals process required to supply Titanium castings for use by the Norwegian offshore oil and gas industry.Approval means the UK-based

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Race for Reconstruction

Technology that puts historic racers on track offers distinct opportunities for modern designers.

Skills and hi-tech equipment employed by Cti is putting historic racing cars back on track and opening up new opportunities for today’s engine designers.

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Method Engineering and Process Modelling

Around 100 people attended the EICF Technical Workshop on Method Engineering and Process Modelling in Sheffield on 12th and 13th May. During the two-day event, delegates from around the world learned the complexities of effective method engineering which requires an

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Cti Helps Go-Ahead Pump Manufacturer Cast Its Net

Cti has enabled a safety critical pump manufacturer to overcome quality problems with its suppliers by opening its own castings facility. Bristol-based Apex Pumps started designing and manufacturing centrifugal pumps in the 1980s and went on to supply high quality,

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