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January 2016 – Article in Modern Casting Magazine
Cast Metals Technology, Inc. (CM-Tec) Winchester, Ind. received recertification of ISO 9001:2008 with a Pressure Equipment Directive (PED). The PED allows the company to manufacture aluminum castings specifically for pressure equipment which can be sold throughout Europe. Additionally, earlier in 2015, Cast Metals Technology installed a new Robert Sinto FBO II automated molding machine, New States Muller and added casting simulation software to its engineering department.
January, 24 2011 - New business prompts aluminum foundry to increases CNC services
Foundry Management & Technology Magazine
Cast Metals Technology, Inc. (CM-Tec) recently completed installing a Haas VF-3 mill with a rotary table and SL-10 Haas lathe. A foundry spokesman indicated the new CNC equipment was added to complete additional business from among CM-Tec’s current customers.
CM-Tec is a green sand casting and permanent mold foundry with plants in Winchester and Yorktown, IN. Its castings are produced in low to high volumes and in weights from several ounces up to 200 lb. The company produces patterns in-house and offers heat treating and 5-Axis CNC machining services.
Its customers include compressor and pump manufacturers and producers of petroleum drilling machinery, automotive parts, machine tools, food processing equipment, construction products, power generation and electrical equipment, and agricultural machinery.
The Haas Automation Inc. VF-3 is a vertical machining center measuring 40x20x25 in., with a 40 taper, a 20-hp vector drive, 7,500-rpm capability, and a 20-station carousel tool changer. It’s capable of 1,000 rpm (25.4 m/min) rapids, and features 1 MB program memory.
Haas Automation’s CNC lathes are available with a wide range of capabilities, including dual-spindle and Y-axis models capable of high-production rates and reduced setup times.
CM-Tec’s two aluminum foundries and CNC machine shop are part of an organization that also includes four ferrous foundries.
June 2010 – Article in Foundry Management & Technology Magazine
Cast Metals Technology, Inc. (CM-Tec) has completed certification for the ISO 9001:2008 International Standard at its Winchester, Indiana Division.
CM-Tec manufactures low to high volume, greensand and permanent mold aluminum castings for industries including Pump, Petroleum, Automotive, Machine Tool, Food Processing, Construction, Power Generation, Electrical, Agricultural, and many other commercial markets. The CM-Tec organization operates two aluminum foundries and a CNC machine shop and has affiliate iron and steel foundries within its metal casting group.