The Forging Industry Association (FIA) comprises 200 North American metal forging producers, suppliers and service providers. Our members account for more than 75 percent of custom forging volume produced annually in North America. FIA, along with its predecessor organizations, has been serving the forging industry since 1913.

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  • One Day Left to Register for Lobby Day

Wed, Mar 21st, 2018

FIA members are encouraged to participate in the association’s annual Lobby Day legislative meetings, April 17–18, 2018, in Washington, D.C.

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  • Annual Meeting Room Block Open

Fri, Mar 16th, 2018

Complete registration materials for the 2018 FIA Annual Meeting of Members will be available in the coming weeks.

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  • Report Your Occupational Injury & Illness Data by March 31 to Be Eligible for FIA Safety Awards

Fri, Mar 16th, 2018

The FIA Occupational Injury & Illness Survey for 2017 data is open.

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  • Susan Hunter-Vazinski Joins FIA Staff

Fri, Mar 16th, 2018

FIA has named Susan Hunter-Vazinski as its director of marketing.

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  • Aerospace Forging Industry Oversight Undergoing Paradigm Shift

Fri, Mar 16th, 2018

The aerospace forging industry is continually being regulated, monitored and controlled by numerous organizations and customers.

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  • Tech Conference Agenda Set

Fri, Mar 16th, 2018

The agenda for the 32nd Forging Industry Technical Conference has been finalized to showcase the best in forging technology.

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  • Next FIERF Tech & Workforce Development Summit Will be Held April 4

Thu, Mar 15th, 2018

FIA members are invited to participate in the upcoming FIERF Tech & Workforce Development Summit at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland on April 4, 2018.

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  • FIERF Scholarship Applications Now Available

Thu, Mar 15th, 2018

Applications for Charles W. Finkl Scholarships and Forging Industry Women’s Scholarships are now available.

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Calendar of Events

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  • 2018 FIA Annual Meeting of Members

Saturday, May 5, 2018 to Monday, May 7, 2018

  • Forging Automation 101 Workshop & Plant Tours

Wednesday, June 6, 2018 to Thursday, June 7, 2018

  • Theory & Applications of Forging & Die Design

Monday, June 11, 2018 to Thursday, June 14, 2018

  • Forging Industry Technical Conference

Tuesday, September 11, 2018 to Wednesday, September 12, 2018

  • 2018 FIA Fall Meeting of Members

Monday, October 15, 2018 to Wednesday, October 17, 2018

The Forging Industry Association (FIA) comprises 200 North American metal forging producers, suppliers and service providers. Our members account for more than 75 percent of custom forging volume produced annually in North America. FIA, along with its predecessor organizations, has been serving the forging industry since 1913.