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Works Visits Programme Published for 73rd World Foundry Congress

Creative Foundry - 23 - 27 September 2018

Thursday, 12 July 2018

The full World Foundry Congress programme from 23rd to 27th September is now available including the works visits. Please copy the link into your browser where full details can be found for your stay at Krakow. http://www.73wfc.com/technical-programme/

The World Foundry Congress is being held in Krakow, Poland. The WFC sessions will take place in a modern convention centre with a view of the Royal Castle in Krakow. There will be exhibitions, international trade fairs, and Polish industry and research centres will also be represented.

WFC Programme:
23rd September:
Registration

24th September:
- Opening Ceremony
- Keynote Lecture
- Technical Sessions
- WFO Executive Committee Meeting
- Exhibition: ‚Creative Foundry’
- Gala Dinner

25th September:
- Technical Sessions
- WFO Commission Meetings
- Exhibition: ‚Creative Foundry’
- Cocktail Party

26th September:
- Visit to the METAL Fair in Kielce
- WFO General Assembly
- Closing Ceremony
- Foundrymen’s Night

27th September: Work Visits:

TOUR 1 - METALODLEW SA, Kraków
'Production of large , small-serial and unitary castings of ferrous alloys'

TOUR 2 - ODLEWNIE POLSKIE SA + Museum of Nature and Technology , Starachowice
'Highly mechanised and automated production of castings of ferrous alloys'

TOUR 3 - WULKAN SA + + Jasna Góra Monastery, Częstochowa

TOUR 4 - METALPOL, Węgierska Górka

'Production of investment castings of ferrous alloys + production of castings from non-ferrous metals alloys cast in die casting technology'

TOUR 5 - WSK Rzeszow, + Łańcut Castle and Palace Complex, Rzeszów
'Production of castings of non-ferrous metals alloys cast in pressure die casting and gravity die casting technology'

TOUR 6 - NEMAK Poland, Bielsko- Biala
'Scientific-research and scientific-didactic foundry Centres'

TOUR 7 - AGH, Faculty of Foundry Engineering and Foundry Research Institute, Krakow
'Production of stoppers and nozzles for iron and steel foundries'

TOUR 8 - VESUVIUS (Foseco), Skawina

28th September onwards:Post-Congress Tours.

If you would like more information or require the flyer sending to you please contact Nicci, email: nicci@icme.org.uk