The UK’s sixth Carbon Budget will incorporate the UK’s share of international aviation and shipping emissions for the first time, to bring the UK more than three-quarters of the way to net zero by 2050. The UK government will set the world’s most ambitious climate change target into law to reduce emissions by 78% by
The long-term global demand for die cast parts, of all types and sizes, continues on an upward trend with more and more parts being re-designed for diecasting. The much talked about ‘circular’ economy and the move away from plastics to more recyclable, natural materials such as die cast alloys is also driving that demand. This
One year on from the global pandemic announcement It continues to be difficult time in the global castings field, covid and its variants are still affecting the world stage with Ankiros, the Turkish Foundry Show being postponed again until October 2022 and the Indian show IFEX moving both its date and venue in response to
World Foundry Summit 2022 - Re-scheduled Event The WFO is delighted to confirm that in the light of current health advice and the trend in travel restrictions being eased around the world, that the WFO World Foundry Summit has been re-scheduled for the 8th to 10th May 2022. The organising team are delighted to be
It is with great sadness that His Royal Highness, Prince Philip the Duke of Edinburgh Hon FICME has sadly passed away. The Institute of Cast Metals Engineers loses a distinguished Honorary Fellow who will be sadly missed. Sincere condolences go to the Queen and her family at this very sad time.