After review of the simulation results, and provided X-ray inspection article, Smith’s customer agreed to forgo the x-ray inspection request and move forward with the castings, as produced. The collaboration between parties, use of research already conducted, and the insight MAGMASOFT® provided enabled a quick resolution to a challenge that devoid of simulation insights would likely have stalled and sputtered for an undetermined amount of time.
Smith Castings, LLC is a foundry located in Kingsford, MI producing steel and iron castings. They specialize in short-run orders with responsive lead times, whether you need on piece or hundreds. They serve a variety of industries including agriculture, construction/heavy equipment, railroad, defense, mining as well as oil and gas. Smith believes in the philosophy that, “Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success”. – Edward Everette Hale.