American Foundry Group, Inc. has been in operation for 27 years. They specialize in high-pressure valve body castings for the petroleum and chemical industries. Their facility can produce up to 12 tons of castings per day.
General Foundry Information
High pressure valve body castings
Casting Metal Type:
The objective was to gain control of their sand mixing operation and to increase consistency and repeatability as well as reduce maintenance problems.
American Foundry Group installed MT Systems SMART PUMP Resin Control System. The basis for the design was to give them the repeatability and reliability over chemical addition with the objective of reducing resin levels by at least 10%.
Results and Benefits:
Monetary Savings/Pay Back:
Although no projected or actual pay back was calculated, the installation of MT Systems SMART PUMP has lowered present and future manufacturing cost and has improved their competitive position in the market place.