• Welcome, GLAMA USA

Tue, Jan 17th, 2017

FIA is pleased to welcome forging industry supplier GLAMA USA as the newest member of the association. Read More

  • Attendee Registration for Forge Fair 2017 is Now Open

Tue, Jan 17th, 2017

Attendee Registration for Forge Fair 2017 is Now Open Read More

  • Booth Reservations for Forge Fair 2017 Still Being Accepted

Tue, Jan 17th, 2017

Booth spaces are still available on the Forge Fair 2017 trade show floor. Read More

  • Learn How to Improve Your Costing Process at New FIA Workshop

Tue, Jan 17th, 2017

At FIA’s new Transitioning to More Accurate Costing Systems Workshop, you will learn how to rapidly increase the accuracy of your costing process. Attendees will be shown how to set up accurate costing systems based on real-world examples from the manufacturing industry. Read More

  • Lobby Day Registration Now Open

Tue, Jan 17th, 2017

Registration for FIA Lobby Day 2017 is now open. Read More

  • Report Your Occupational Injury & Illness Data Now to Access Forging Industry Specific Data

Tue, Jan 17th, 2017

FIA’s annual Occupational Injury & Illness Survey is now open. Read More

  • Latest Economic Charts from ClearView Economics Available

Tue, Jan 17th, 2017

The latest “essential” charts from Dr. Ken Mayland of ClearView Economics are available. Read More

  • International Forgemasters Set Agenda for September 2017

Tue, Jan 17th, 2017

The international open die and rolled ring community will meet Sept. 11–14 in Graz, Austria, for the 20th International Forgemasters Meeting. Read More

  • It’s Time to Plan for Summer Interns

Tue, Jan 17th, 2017

It’s Time to Plan for Summer Interns Scholarship, magnet school and research project students are interested in interning at YOUR company. Read More

  • Participate in Lightweight Forging Initiative

Tue, Jan 17th, 2017

FIA members are invited to join the third phase of the German Forging Association’s Lightweight Forging Initiative. Read More

  • NAM Incentives Available for Apprenticeships

Tue, Jan 17th, 2017

NAM Incentives Available for Apprenticeships Read More

  • Upcoming Events

Tue, Jan 17th, 2017

Upcoming Events Read More

  • Forge Fair 2017 Attendee Registration Now Open

Thu, Dec 15th, 2016

Attendee registration for Forge Fair 2017 Read More

  • Exhibitors: Forge Fair 2017 Floor Plan is Filling Up

Thu, Dec 15th, 2016

Limited space remains on the Forge Fair 2017 trade show floor. To take advantage of this opportunity to promote your company in front of North America’s largest forging audience. Read More

  • Save the Date: 2017 Annual Meeting

Thu, Dec 15th, 2016

2017 Annual Meeting will be held April 29-May 1, 2017. Read More

  • Join FIA and Laurin Baker Group for the First Washington, D.C. Brief of 2017

Thu, Dec 15th, 2016

FIA invites you to attend the first Washington, D.C. Brief of 2017 on Jan. 5, 2017. The Brief will be held via webinar/teleconference at 2:30 p.m. Eastern. Read More

  • Lobby Day Will Be Held March 15–16, 2017

Thu, Dec 15th, 2016

Lobby Day will be held March 15–16, 2017, with FIA’s Washington representatives, Laurin M. Baker and Jennifer Baker Reid of The Laurin Baker Group. Read More

  • 23 Students Graduate from 2016 MDI Course

Thu, Dec 15th, 2016

2016 graduating class included 23 students from 16 member companies, who came to Cleveland three times throughout the year to gain understanding about management roles. Read More

  • Help Secure the Forging Industry’s Future by Serving on a Board or Nominating Others

Thu, Dec 15th, 2016

FIA's Nominating Committee will meet in January 2017 to select a slate of nominees for the FIA Board of Directors and FIERF Board of Trustees. Read More

  • There’s Still Time to Make Tax-Deductible FIERF Contributions for 2016

Thu, Dec 15th, 2016

Corporate and individual donors are the hearts and souls of the scholarships and other efforts of the Forging Industry Educational and Research Foundation. Please consider contributing to the Forging Foundation with a tax-deductible gift before Dec. 31. Read More

  • Attend IFM or IFC with FIA Delegations

Thu, Dec 15th, 2016

Two international forging conferences will be held in September next year. The International Forgemasters Meeting (IFM), a worldwide conference and trade show devoted to open die forging, will be held Sept. 11–14 in Graz, Austria. One week later, Sept. 17–22, the International Forging Congress (IFC) will be held in Hangzhou, China. Read More

  • FDMC Holds Executive Advisory Board Meeting

Thu, Dec 15th, 2016

FIA -Department of Defense Manufacturing Consortium conducted a board meeting at Weber Metals, Dec. 6, FDMC updated its strategic plan, addressed other strategic issues of the FDMC, and toured the construction site of Weber Metals’ new 540 meganewton (60,000 ton) press, which will be coming online in 2017. Read More

  • Upcoming Events

Thu, Dec 15th, 2016

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  • Forge Fair 2017

Tuesday, April 4, 2017 to Thursday, April 6, 2017

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Producers & Suppliers

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