February 21st, 2023, 9:53 AM
Urick's recent customer satisfaction survey results revealed why we've become one of the industry's most trusted ductile iron suppliers.
January 18th, 2023, 11:33 AM
Is iron stronger than steel? It depends! Read about the characteristics of ductile iron vs. steel, including a matchup of austempered ductile iron vs. forged steel.
November 23rd, 2022, 12:00 AM
Urick takes pride in being the best cast foundry in North America. Read how we use top-quality inputs to create the best ductile iron castings for any project.
October 3rd, 2022, 12:00 AM
A solar power system can take several forms. Read about them and how Urick's ductile cast iron components help solar energy equipment maintain optimal performance levels.
September 14th, 2022, 9:31 AM
Maximizing nodularity in the ductile iron casting process is the goal of Urick Foundry, and there are several considerations toward achieving that.
August 10th, 2022, 9:31 AM
Ductile iron is a natural fit in many applications for heavy-duty truck parts, wherein mechanical stresses are constant and failure is not an option.
July 13th, 2022, 11:17 AM
Ductile iron was made for hard work, exhibiting the kind of toughness, flexibility, and dependability that is a must for agricultural castings.
June 20th, 2022, 11:00 AM
Foundry jobs can be demanding, but they can also be rewarding, as each worker plays a role in transforming an initial concept into a tangible and useful product.
May 18th, 2022, 9:25 AM
The best ductile iron foundries are those that have mastery over every step in the casting process — learn what they are and why Urick does them better.
April 14th, 2022, 4:09 PM
The various heat treatments of ductile cast iron involve heating and cooling a casting within specific temperature ranges for specific durations of time.