foundry alloy

foundry alloy

[′fau̇n·drē ‚al‚ȯi]
(metallurgy)
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Other foundry alloy products that Bamco makes are used for cylinder-heads in the automotive industry and in general die casting operations used by firms that make products such as pumps, pistons and cables.
Manager, Abdulla Habib and Product Specialist, Anand Santhanam, visited Maxion Wheels, Turkey to highlight the products and processes used by Alba for the Foundry Alloy product supplied to the client.
Dubal is a major supplier of foundry alloy to the Far East's automotive industry, a supplier of extrusion billet for construction markets and a supplier of primary aluminium for use in the electronics and aerospace industries.
CRU's Aluminium Casthouse Shapes Market Outlook offers comprehensive information for all producers, traders and consumers of aluminium ingot, slab, billet, foundry alloy and wire rod; the report has been compiled by an expert team of consultants, all of whom have conducted detailed research and analysis of the industry.
The market usage of Qatalum aluminium products centres on the automotive sector-- about 75% of all foundry alloy production goes into the auto industry.
Products are manufactured in three broad categories: foundry alloy for automotive applications, extrusion billet for construction, industrial and transportation purposes and high purity aluminium for the electronics and aerospace industries.
Dubal is regarded as one of the top aluminium companies in the world and is the world's largest supplier of foundry alloy for the car wheel manufacturing industry (see following pages).
An Alba team, comprising senior manager Abdulla Habib and product specialist Anand Santhanam visited Maxion Wheels, Turkey to highlight the products and processes used by Alba for the foundry alloy product supplied to the client.
The project, the largest initial phase greenfield aluminum smelter ever built, began production of extrusion ingots and foundry alloy in late 2009 in the Mesaieed Industrial City in Qatar.
At present, DUBAL has the capacity to produce more than 950,000 metric tonnes of high quality finished aluminium products a year, comprising foundry alloy for automotive applications, extrusion billet for construction, industrial and transportation purposes and high purity aluminium for the electronics and aerospace industries.
Under the contract Talum would supply Norsk Aluminium with some 70,000 tonnes of foundry alloy products per year over the next seven years, Norsk Hydro said.
Traditional stirred billet can sell for as much as 35-50% more than the cost of primary foundry alloy purchased as ingot for re-melting.