ICI Technical Conference & Expo 2018

Vulcan Engineering Co. at ICI Conference & Expo 2018

Kansas City, Missouri, Oct 21 – 24, 2018

Visit us at Booth #210

Vulcan will be exhibiting at the 65th Technical Conference & Equipment Expo at the Kansas City Marriott Downtown in Kansas City, Missouri from October 21 - 24, 2018. Be sure to visit us at Booth #210 to discuss systems and equipment for all of your foundry needs.

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Posted on: October 02, 2018 08:44 AM - in Events, News, Investment Casting

Super Abrasive Wheels: Go The Distance

Super Abrasive Grinder Wheels Provide Longer Life and Other Advantages Over Bonded Abrasive Wheels

Vulcan Engineering recently shipped several Fox® Model 420 Stand Grinders with Super Abrasive (SA) wheels designed for SNAG grinding. The 20” SA wheel fits on a standard machine with no modification providing the user the capability to switch between bonded abrasive and SA wheels based on job requirements. For example, grinding iron casting with the SA wheel and grinding steel casting with the bonded abrasive wheel.

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Posted on: September 18, 2018 01:21 PM - in News, Fox, Cleaning & Finishing Equipment

The Mid-West Advantage: Traveling Grinders

Mid-West Machine™ has been building conditioning grinders for over 65 years. Mid-West Machine™ introduced the traveling grinder to the steel mill industry in 1951 and to date has built over 400 machines. Though hardly recognizable in its 21st century mode, the Mid-West Machine™ traveling grinders utilize PLC’s and computers for its automatic grinding and sequencing operations along with the most technologically advanced components. This insures the most effective material removal machine on the market today.

Along with grinding equipment Mid-West Machine™ designs and manufactures various types of peripheral handling equipment to work in conjunction with its grinders. Mid-West Machine™ has set the standard of the industry for decades and will continue to do so for future decades.

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Posted on: August 09, 2018 09:00 AM - in News, Metal Conditioning Equipment

The Steel Industry Comeback

Good Signs for the Future of Steelmakers

According to an article published on IndustryWeek.com in December, the Steel Industry is finally thriving again after years of bleak news in the U.S. and European markets. Here are a few signs pointing to a prosperous outlook.

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Posted on: February 08, 2018 08:24 AM - in News, Insider, Metal Conditioning Equipment

Multitasking with Manipulators

Knock-off and sort gating while easily moving heavy castings

Our line of Action® Manipulators provide robust solutions for applications that require large payload capacity, efficient movements, and increased safety for operators. This allows operators to work at safe distances and in controlled environments.

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Posted on: November 17, 2017 10:45 AM - in Manipulators, Video, News, Insider, Features

ICI Technical Conference & Expo 2017

Vulcan Engineering Co. will be at ICI Conference & Expo 2017

Covington, Kentucky Oct 15 – 18, 2017

Visit us at Booth #327

Vulcan will be exhibiting at the 64th Technical Conference & Equipment Expo at the Northern Kentucky Convention Center in Covington, KY October 15 - 18, 2017. Be sure to visit us at Booth #327 to discuss systems and equipment for all of your foundry needs.

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Posted on: September 01, 2017 09:20 AM - in Events, News, Investment Casting

Mid-West Machine™ 6840T with a Large Vertical Reach Boom

Vulcan’s new traveling grinder offers a larger work envelope as well as updated controls and hydraulics systems.

Vulcan Engineering Co. introduces its newest addition to the Mid-West Machine™ line of Metal Conditioning Equipment with the 6840T. This Traveling Grinder incorporates a longer boom, providing a larger work envelope to process material within 68 inches (1725 mm) horizontal, 40 inches (1015 mm) vertical reach.

 

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Posted on: August 01, 2017 02:59 PM - in News, Metal Conditioning Equipment

Metals + Metallurgy China 2017

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Posted on: June 14, 2017 10:45 AM - in Events, News

AISTech 2017

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Posted on: June 14, 2017 10:36 AM - in Events, News

Metalcasting Congress 2017

Vulcan Engineering Co. will be at the 121st AFS Metalcasting Congress 2017 in Milwaukee, WI April 25th-27th. Be sure to visit us at Booth #602 to discuss systems and equipment for all of your foundry needs.

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Posted on: June 14, 2017 10:30 AM - in Events, News