Wednesday, 20th of January, 2021


Christmas greeting
Instituto de Fundición Tabira / Tabira Foundry Institute
On behalf of the TABIRA Foundry Institute, it is our main wish you can all enjoy a healthy and...

Now available the WFO Global Foundry Report 2020 with information and perspectives on global foundry production
Instituto de Fundición Tabira / Tabira Foundry Institute
Accessible in our country exclusively through the Tabira Foundry Institute, the document contains...

PIEZAS Y RODAJES S.A. (PYRSA), new Associate Member Foundry to the Tabira Foundry Institute
Instituto de Fundición Tabira / Tabira Foundry Institute
PIEZAS Y RODAJES S.A. (PYRSA) becomes a new Associate Member of the Tabira Foundry Institute....

New World Foundry Organization 2021-2023 Strategic Plan
Instituto de Fundición Tabira / Tabira Foundry Institute
The partner companies of the Tabira Foundry Institute have received the details of the new WFO...

The World Foundry Organization

World Foundry Organization

The World Foundry Organization was established in 1927 with the main objective of facilitating technical cooperation between member associations.

At present there are some 33 Member Associations, which include the biggest worldwide casting producers and consumers.

One of the main objectives of the WFO is the global interchange of technical knowledge and the active international cooperation between its country members by taking part in the following activities:

Organization of an annual World Foundry Forum

Presentation of documentation and technical studies related to the latest research and foundry advances.

World Foundry Congress

Every two years, it is extended with a World Foundry Congress that includes a vast and interesting technical programme.

The 74th World Foundry Congress "Cast the Future" will bring together worldwide technicians in an event that will take place from the 18th to the 22nd of October 2020 in the city of Busan, South Korea.

74th World Foundry Congress

Setting Up Of International Commissions

Working commissions related to specific aspects identified by the associates members, generally focused on Research & Development topics.

Nowadays there are 14 commissions working.

It is thus, one of the most important world networks working for the development of foundry knowledge and technology.