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Introduction to foundry technology

The course deals with the entire journey from raw material to finished castings. You get a broad overview of the manufacturing chain and what methods and materials are available. The course deals with subjects such as production technology, current environmental issues and what the foundry industry looks like nationally and internationally.

The course also consists of practical elements, among other things, the participants themselves can try casting in our test and demonstration foundry in a much appreciated exercise. In order to provide as broad an insight as possible into the foundry industry, study visits are also carried out during the course. The course also serves as a meeting place with interesting discussions and exchange of experiences between the participants.

Content

The course runs over 3 days and consists of the following elements:

  • Overview of casting methods and cast materials
  • Construction of cast components
  • Research and future
  • The foundry industry's environmental, work environment and energy issues
  • Production technology
  • Pracal exercises
  • Study visit.

Target group

The course provides a broad introduction to new employees at foundries and to employees in positions outside the direct production. The course provides useful insight and new knowledge to you who are new to the industry.

    Expected prior knowledge

    No previous knowledge required.

    Lecturers

    Marie Fredriksson
    Ulf Gotthardsson
    Henrik Borgström
    Sargon Jidah
    Andreas Lindberg Pruth
    Jörgen Jernkrook

      Price

      22,000 SEK 

      Dinner and accommodation, cost per participant: SEK 5,500. Extra overnight stay (Mon-Tue): SEK 1,000. RISE books food and accommodation for all course participants..

      Discounts

      We give quantity discount if several of your employees attend our training/courses at the same time.

      When registering two people, a 10% discount is given for the second participant.

      When registering three or more from the same company, a discount of 10% is given for the second participant and 20% for all subsequent ones.

      Practical information

      The course is held at a conference facility in Jönköping.

      Other information

      Contact us for questions about the course content.

      All courses can also be ordered as commissioned training and then also adapted to some extent to your company.

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