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June 3-4, 2014
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Worcester, Massachusetts

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June 3-4, 2014
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Worcester, Massachusetts

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October 13-14, 2014
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Leuven, Belgium

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MPI News

WPI Provides Core Facilities for National Innovation Institute

WPI’s Metal Processing Institute is a key participant in an effort announced by the White House to help revitalize American Manufacturing.

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strut casting

A 37-pound structural strut casting produced successfully on the first attempt.

Member Case Study

Eck Industries, a world-class producer of alloy castings, reached out to ACRC for a better understanding of hot tearing variables on alloys.  Eck was able to apply the detailed effects of mold temperature, grain refining, and pouring temperature from one of ACRC’s research projects to its business.  The net result: start-up time has been cut in half – saving significant time and money.

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