Evolution of Automation in the Casthouse – Hands Free Casting – Interview with Olivier Gabis, Wagstaff
While at the ALUMINUM USA trade show in Detroit, Michigan, in November 2015, Light Metal Age had the opportunity to interview a number of notable members of the aluminum industry.
The sixth interview in the series — conducted by Ann Marie Fellom, publisher — presents Olivier Gabis, area manager Eastern U.S. and Canada for Wagstaff, Inc. Olivier has worked in the aluminum industry for 34 years. His career has spanned work beginning at Pechiney in Lancaster, PA, to VAW, Ormet, and read more.....
Wagstaff Participates in Metef and Aluminium 2000
Wagstaff exhibited at Metef 2017, the event that succeeds at bringing aluminum industry professionals together from Europe and around the world in Verona, Italy. The 4-day event in June was the center of the Italian foundry and casting sectors of the aluminum industry, and was accompanied by the concurrent conference, Aluminium 2000, for the first time.
Aluminium 2000 is a technical conference that has become a critical component to aluminum producers in the region and around the world that included full breadth of content for all perspectives of the aluminum value chain. Topics in extrusion, metallurgy, recycling, logistics, and foundry made up a full schedule that did not disappoint delegates from commercial to manufacturing technology viewpoints. Adam Anderson, Research Metallugist for Wagstaff, Inc., presented the in-depth overview of Wagstaff's billet casting offerings in his paper, "The Latest in Direct Chill Capabilities from Wagstaff".
Metef captured impressions of the biennial event from Wagstaff Area Manager, Dr. Manfred Lück:
More informaiton can be found on the Metef and Aluminium 2000 websites. For more information on Wagstaff Products and Services, see www.wagstaff.com or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Using 3D Scanning and Laser Tracker Technology for Large-Volume Measurements
Aluminum tech leader Wagstaff Inc. meets big challenges head on
By Ryan E. Day
April 18, 2017
For manufacturers, big parts pose big challenges. How does one measure parts that are in excess of 15 ft and also have complex geometry? Design and inspection are part and parcel of all manufacturing operations, but as product size increases...read more