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Future Leaders Meeting - March 30-April 1

Here are the details for the upcoming meeting. There is no cost for the meeting - travel, hotel, meals, etc. are the attendees’ responsibility. Please bring your own safety shoes for the tour. Final details for the meeting will be sent to all registered attendees.


Shoreline Inn, 750 Terrace Point Blvd, Muskegon, MI, 231-727-8483, www.shorelineinn.com Steel Founders’ room block rate is $89/night (3/30-4/1) - reservation cutoff 3/9/16


Wednesday, March 30
1:00 pmFuture Leaders roundtable at Eagle Alloy, 5142 Evanston Ave, Muskegon, MI
6:30 pmdinner TBD
Thursday, March 31
8:30 amTour of Cannon Muskegon, 2875 Lincoln St, Muskegon, MI
10:30 amTour of additional steel foundry or graybeard & mini-seminar
1:00 pmSand Control T&O meeting at Eagle Alloy, 5142 Evanston Ave, Muskegon, MI
  • Dave Fazakerley (Eagle) – sand control and issues at Eagle
  • Mark Adamovits (ASK) – influence of binders on sand control
  • Daniel Galles (UI) – understanding compaction and sand shear
  • Steven Spiwak (Eagle) – silica rule update
  • SFSA – iron oxides, coatings, surface finish, and molder artisan program
  • Roundtable on sand control
6:30 pmdinner TBD
Friday, April 1
9:00 amTour at Eagle Alloy, 5142 Evanston Ave, Muskegon, MI
Conclude by noon


To RSVP, please contact David Poweleit at poweleit@sfsa.org (please include an email address for all attendees and if you intend to join the group for dutch treat dinner on Wednesday and Thursday).

David Poweleit
American Metalcasting Consortium (AMC) - Application Engineer
Steel Founders' Society of America (SFSA) - Director of Engineering
780 McArdle Drive Unit G
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
p: 815-455-8240 x204