July 26th, 2023, 12:00 PM
Complex casting can be difficult due to the need for near-net casting and a safely removable mold. Sand casting creates an accurate mold that can be easily removed.
June 21st, 2023, 12:00 PM
Ductile iron is an excellent material for recreational equipment. Its durability, flexibility, and versatility make it suitable for suspension systems, weights, and more.
May 19th, 2023, 8:58 AM
Ductile iron is an ideal material for rail parts, providing superior strength and flexibility to gray iron while being less expensive to create than steel.
April 14th, 2023, 9:05 AM
Robotic grinding machines promise greater precision and productivity. But, are robotic grinding and polishing upgrades worth it for manufacturers and consumers? Find out!
March 8th, 2023, 9:00 AM
Time for ductile iron casting 101 as we look at the process of mold pattern making in the foundry. Read how we create the perfect casting pattern for ductile iron parts.
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.
December 15th, 2022, 9:30 AM
Diligent testing helps Urick deliver the best ductile iron castings to you. Read about our resonant frequency testing and other ductile cast iron inspection methods.
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.