Plain sailing for castings experts as they meet marine sector’s Titanium challenge

Castings Technology International (Cti) is pursuing new opportunities in the luxury and performance yacht market after helping a top marine propulsion specialist create what is believed to be the first four blade folding propeller made from Titanium. Bruntons Propellers’ Varifold

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AMRC Castings unveil largest ceramic shell titanium casting created in Europe

A member of AMRC Castings inspects the industrial centrifugal pump housing at AMRC Castings at the Advanced Manufacturing Park.

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

CTi environmental services

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

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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

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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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Castings experts spring into action to help keep a multi-national company running

Castings Technology International (Cti) has come to the aid of a multinational company after key component failures impacted production. The company called upon Cti to assess how quickly it might be able to make replacement components after stocks of their

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Demand for novel casting process fuelled by drive for improved performance and focus on total cost

Impellers

Increasing pressure to improve the performance of critical pumping equipment and reduce costly down time is creating opportunities for a novel method for making one of a pump’s key components. Impellers play a crucial part in a pump’s overall efficiency,

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Iron foundry expert joins Castings Technology International as a consultant

Cti Cast iron consultant Graham Jagger

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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