IQS Featured Profile: Modern Aluminum Castings Co., Inc.
With recently enhanced and enlarged production facilities, Modern Aluminum Castings Co., Inc., established in 1919, really is “more modern than ever before.” Utilizing the latest technology and state-of-the-art equipment allows the company to offer the highest quality castings to their long-time customers. Specifically, the Series VII Continue-Matic mold-handling system and the Beardsley and Piper automatic molding machine have been added to Modern Aluminum’s line of rota-lift and jolt-squeezer machines and semi-automatic pallet line system. These additions, along with their automated materials handling system and automated sand system, guarantee greater productivity and production at lower cost to the customer.
It is the company’s close partnerships with their customers that has brought them success over the past nine decades and that commitment is not going to change any time soon. Serving a wide range of industries, from small and midsize OEMs to Fortune 50 corporations, Modern Aluminum’s experienced engineers and technical staff assist their clients in solving even the most challenging casting challenges and are available all day, every day should a customer have a question or concern. It is Modern Aluminum’s mission “to create a customer oriented manufacturing organization which produces aluminum castings that satisfy customer expectations for quality, delivery and cost,” as well as to “establish an environment characterized by high ethical standards and highly committed, team oriented, well trained and enthusiastic employees dedicated to continuous improvement.”
This dedication to continuous improvement is how Modern Aluminum Casting Co., Inc. is able to stay true to their name. There are always new technologies to take advantage of and new practices to apply to production processes, such as the company’s newly initiated in-house quality monitoring system called QUAL 2000. It is this ability to adapt and evolve, to utilize the most up do date technology and methods that enables Modern Aluminum to always be “more modern than ever before.”