Muskegon Heights, Michigan April 7, 2021
In March 2021, Sinto America completed the installation of the X7i-CDH22R-455MR-C Barinder Grinder for Century Foundry, at their manufacturing facility in Muskegon Heights, Michigan.
Century Foundry, founded in 1976, is a third generation, family owned, aluminum-casting supplier.… Read more >
Grand Ledge, MI February 18, 2021
Sinto America continues to pave the road for smart foundries by integrating Industry 4.0 Analytics in manufacturing plants throughout North America. Dotson Iron Castings has fully embraced this digital revolution.
In early 2019, Dotson Iron Castings, actively began using Sinto’s ePVS system on three of their equipment lines: molding machines, transfer stations and turn tables.… Read more >
Grand Ledge, MI February 1, 2021
As the foundry industry strives to improve quality, reliability and maintainability along with reducing their carbon footprint, many companies are starting to explore replacing fluid power (hydraulic, pneumatic or a combination of both) driven systems with electrical actuation (servo-cylinder, electric rack-and-pinion drives.)… Read more >
A common problem in the foundry industry is proper greensand preparation. Even when the sand is prepared correctly, how is the recipe accuracy determined? How are the results recorded for repeatability purposes? How are changes implemented at the muller? Many foundries monitor their sand by how the molding is performing.… Read more >
With the invention, introduction and now widespread use of centrifugal wheel-blast and air-blast equipment, the blast cleaning industry has struggled with the control of the operating mix inside of blast machine according to abrasive supplier recommendations to maintain optimal performance and shorter cycle times.… Read more >
Sinto is excited to announce that Fundidora de Tlaxcala S.A., located in Tlaxcala Tlax, has purchased their first FDNX-1 flaskless molding machine. Founded in 1991, FUNDITLAX is a multifaceted company with market opportunities in the markets of water pumps, agriculture, gardening and others.… Read more >
De Las Americas 4001, América Sur, 72340 Puebla, Pue. November 13, 2020
Sinto is excited to add GRUPO INDUSTRIAL BONASA, located in the state of Puebla in southeast Mexico, to the list of their foundry partners. With over sixty-eight years in the industry, BONASA has developed into a competitive, innovative company in Mexico and throughout the world, offering it’s customers high quality products, with commitment to excellence and continuous improvement.… Read more >
Roberts Sinto Corporation (RSC) announces the appointment of Andy Schelke as Vice President Foundry – Roberts Sinto Corporation. Andy will be leading all strategic and sales activities for Robert Sinto’s North American Foundry division.
Schelke brings over 23 years of foundry, manufacturing and sales experience to RSC.… Read more >
In 2019, Seneca Foundry, located in Webster City, Iowa, purchased a X7i-FDH22R-455GR-C Barinder, an innovative, high speed, automated grinder that dramatically reduces finishing time and labor costs. Seneca Foundy was established by the McCullough family over 110 years ago and is mainly a gray and ductile iron job shop.… Read more >
Azcapotzalco, Ciudad de México, CDMX October 13, 2020
Sinto is excited to announce that Plastonium, located in Azcapotzalco, Ciudad de México, has purchased their first DZB-2MT Blast machine. Plastonium was established in 1997 and has expanded to multiple plants since. Plastonium has more than twenty years of experience in the molding of thermosetting parts for leading companies in the market for electrical distribution and industrial control products.… Read more >