With nearly 100 robotics in use, Waupaca Foundry has adopted the Lean robotics methodology to further the vision of a highly-automated, modern metalcasting operations that optimize robotic operations, continuously.
METALCASTER OF THE YEAR: Sustainability Drives Waupaca Foundry
Waupaca Foundry earned 2018 Metalcaster of the Year in recognition for our commitment to sustainability.
Waupaca Foundry Gets Toyota Award
Waupaca Foundry said it has earned one of the five available professional excellence awards from Toyota Industrial Equipment Manufacturing (TIEM), which builds forklifts in Indiana. The foundry said it is the first Tier 2 supplier to be recognized with the award. The foundry has supplied iron castings to TIEM since 2002 including hubs, drums, brackets, wheels and sheaves. In 2017, it received a contract to produce 21 parts at its gray and ductile iron foundries in Waupaca and Marinette, Wis., and Tell City, Ind.