Back to the Foundry Basics

Back to the Foundry Basics

Date(s) - 03/12/2019
12:15 pm - 8:00 pm

Green Mill/Best Western Plus
2705 Annapolis Ln N
Plymouth, Minnesota 55441


Do you want to learn or get a refresher on foundry basics? Then this 1/2 day seminar is for you. Whether you are early in your foundry career, learning the basics and best practices with various foundry equipment and processes, or want a re-set of what’s going on in your foundry, join us for the March 12th Seminar.

Who should attend?

  • Quality
  • Core
  • Mold
  • Maintenance
  • Cleaning Room

AFS Twin Cities Chapter

presents a 1/2-day afternoon seminar

“Back to the Foundry Basics”


12:15pm     Registrations and Introductions

12:45pm     Chris Nelson/Rylie Dierich, United Surface Preparation – “Blast Cleaning and Cleaning Room Basics”

1:30pm      Mitch Patterson, HA International – “Shell Sand: Technology and Process Review”

2:15pm      Break

2:30pm      Matt Diestler, IVI North – “Best Practices for Ventilation/Dust Collection System Design, Operation and Maintenance”

3:15pm      Ayax Rangel, HA International – “Trends in Cold Box Technology”

4:00pm      Shake Out Session (Q&A)

4:15pm      Conclusion

Register below by March 8th at 12:00pm

Professional Development Hours Certificates Available (4 hours)

Register for More (AFS Dinner Meeting):

5:00pm      Social Hour

6:00pm      Dinner

7:00pm      Presentation by Mitch Patterson, HA International – “Low-VOC Carrier Options for Refractory Coatings”




Bookings are closed for this event.

Attendees Registered