Tuesday, 5th of July, 2022

LATEST NEWS AND EVENTS

Presentation of the global situation of the foundry sector to Polish company managers at their annual meeting in Kielce

The annual meeting of Polish foundry managers featured a keynote speech by the Secretary General...

Industrial companies supplying the automotive sector discuss the challenges that the electrification of the sector will bring about for local component suppliers
Instituto de Fundición Tabira / Tabira Foundry Institute
The dialogue took place in the context of a working session aimed at sharing the conclusions of...

Celebration of the 2022 General Assembly of the Tabira Foundry Institute
Instituto de Fundición Tabira / Tabira Foundry Institute
The annual meeting between the Associate Members of the Tabira Foundry Institute will take place...

Transition to electromobility: opportunities and threats for the regional industry
Instituto de Fundición Tabira / Tabira Foundry Institute
An open working session on the impact of electromobility will be held on Thursday, May 19th at...

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.

Website

Link: http://www.thewfo.com