What’s in it for you?

Improve your knowledge of the metallurgy of ferrous casting alloys including grey and ductile irons, compacted graphite irons (CGI) and austempered ductile irons (ADI).

Outline programme

  • Introduction to cast irons – standards, grades and properties
  • Ferrous metallurgy – graphite forms, chemical composition, alloying and phase changes
  • Metal treatments and process control
  • ADI – production and control
  • CGI – production and control
  • Special grades; low temperature and other cast irons
  • Ferrous casting defects

Who should attend?

Melt shop operators and supervisors, technicians, charge hands, new recruits and apprentices and all those looking to improve their knowledge of cast iron metallurgy