Home |  Calendar |  Photos |  Resources |  Jobs |  Sponsors |  Links |  Students  |  MEI Courses  |  About Us
     Calendar Details - Dura-Bar Field Trip

Dura-Bar Field Trip

Date: 5/8/2012
6:50 AM - 4:10 PM

Dura-Bar develops continuous cast iron bars with a deep history in the casting of iron products. The continuous cast iron process was originally developed in Europe after World War II as an alternate method of producing cast iron bar stock without patterns and conventional molding methods.

Who might be interested: Anyone interested in learning about continuous cast iron bar stock production, Permanent mold ingot process. Engineers looking for replacing iron for low or medium carbon steel alternatives, aluminum applications or static castings are encouraged to visit. Those who would benefit include materials and manufacturing engineers, mechanical engineers, quality and design engineers.

May 8 Agenda:

6:50 am 7:00 am Meet at Tech Center K Parking lot Turnstile

7:00 am 10:10 am Travel to Woodstock, IL

10.10 am 1.10 pm Dura-Bar Woodstock IL






1:10 4.10 pm Travel back to Peoria, IL

Tour through the plant

The field trip is sponsored by the ASM Peoria Chapter. Transportation from Tech Center-K parking lot to Dura-Bar Woodstock facility and back will be provided

at NO COST, limited to 21 participants. Long pants, and closed toe shoes are required for the tour. To register, please contact Trent Jacobson by email Jacobson_Trenton_G@Cat.com or phone (309) 675-0843 or Chandra Rathod by email Rathod_Chandrasen_R@cat.com or phone (309) 578-6824.

< View Entire Calendar

Contact Us | ASM International | American Foundry Society | Admin