Foundry pour

Waupaca Foundry Named Metalcaster of the Year

In the June Issue of Modern Casting, Waupaca Foundry was named 2018 Metalcaster of the year for their efforts towards efficient and sustainable practices.

Waupaca Foundry, Inc. has reduced energy usage by 18.9%, landfill byproducts by an impressive 71.3%, and water usage by 22%. In addition to these benchmarks, Waupaca Foundry increased their product yield and furthermore, was awarded the ISO 50001 Energy Management Certification.

Starting their focus environmental issues, safety, quality, people, cost, and responsiveness in 2010, Waupaca Foundry has since made substantial strides to improve their process continually.

General Kinematics would like to congratulate Waupaca Foundry on achieving this recognition and applaud their previous and continuing efforts towards corporate responsibility. We have witnessed first hand the dedication to sustainability within Waupaca Foundry that has earned them the title Metalcaster of the Year.

Claude at Waupaca

Congratulations Waupaca Foundry!

Leave a Reply

XHTML: You can use these tags: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

Related GK News

general-kinematics-location

COVID-19: A Message from the President

UPDATE 4/28/2020: General Kinematics Corporation is Open. Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker has extended the state’s “Stay at Home” through the end of May. While full details have not been released, what appears clear is we will continue to service our customers without delays. From the onset of this global pandemic, our employees have made it their priority […]

Read More
GK ConExpo 2020

GK Shakes It Up At CONEXPO/CONAGG

As one of the leaders of vibratory process equipment, General Kinematics had a strong presence in both the aggregate and C&D Markets at this year’s CONEXPO/CONAGG Show. General Kinematics presented their new Aggregate Screen along with the Rod Deck Screen. Both attracted a steady flow of inquiries from interested potential aggregate and C&D customers.  GK’s aggregate […]

Read More
GK Lights

Don’t Let Downtime Leave You in the Dark

At General Kinematics, we know downtime can be scary – especially if you haven’t prepared for it. Most facility and operations managers think they’ll catch a problem in time, but for thousands of facilities, the frightening reality is they don’t.

Read More