October - Tour of ATEK Precision Castings Foundry, New Hampton, IA


October 2015 Meeting

Tour: ATEK Precision Castings Foundry, New Hampton, IA

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ATEK Metal Technologies introduced low-pressure permanent mold casting to the United States for contract production. Since those early days, we’ve grown to be a leading supplier of complex, cored, pressure-tight and cosmetic metal castings. We’re internationally recognized for our technical capabilities and high quality products, and have a well-earned reputation for delivering excellence through the use of advanced simulation modeling, tooling design, state-of-the-art casting equipment and experienced foundry engineers

Attendees, please be advised to wear long pants, (No Capri pants or shorts), full heel shoes, (No sandals, high heel shoes). No ties, scarfs, nock necklaces or rings or watches on fingers and hands. The tour is about an hour so wear something that you are going to be comfortable walking around in an hour.

Date – Tuesday, Oct 13th, 2015

Car Pool Location – John Deere Drive Train Operations, 300 West Commercial Street, Waterloo, IA

Tour Location – ATEK Precision Castings Foundry, 2205 Rusty Kennedy Rd, New Hampton, IA

Dinner Location – Pub at the Pinicon, 2205 S. Linn Ave., New Hampton, IA


3:15-3:30 Meet to Car Pool at John Deere Drive Train Operations

3:30-4:15 Travel

4:30-5:30 Tour at ATEK Precision Castings Foundry

5:45-7:00 Dinner and social hour at the Pub at the Pinicon

7:00-7:15 SME General Business

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Dinner Costs

Members – $20

Retirees – $10

Students – $10

Non-Members – $25

(Attending only the tour is free.)


Order off the menu

We encourage Spouses, Friends, and Significant Others to attend.

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