• Welcome, New Members

Tue, Jan 16th, 2018

FIA is pleased to welcome three new members to the association: producer Edgerton Forge and suppliers Jade-Sterling Steel and Nikolic Industries. Read More

  • Midwest Members Meet New FIA President at Area Meeting

Mon, Jan 15th, 2018

Happy new year, everyone! I hope you enjoyed your holiday season. Read More

  • President Signs Tax Cuts and Jobs Act into Law

Mon, Jan 15th, 2018

To see how key individual and business provisions will change under the new tax law, view and download Comparing Current Law and "Tax Cuts and Jobs Act," 2018from the Tax Policy Center (TPC). Read More

  • Watch for Lobby Day 2018 Registration Email

Mon, Jan 15th, 2018

FIA will host its annual Lobby Day legislative meetings April 17–18, 2018, in Washington, D.C. The event features two days of office visits with key members of the U.S. House and Senate Read More

  • Forging Career Center Updated for Better User Experience

Tue, Jan 16th, 2018

FIA’s Forging Career Center is now easier to navigate, thanks to updates that have been made to the user interface. Read More

  • Non-Members: Take Advantage of Forging University’s Flexible Subscription Options

Mon, Jan 15th, 2018

Non-Members: Take Advantage of Forging University’s Flexible Subscription Options FIA provides unlimited use of its Forging University online training program for members, but it also offers flexible, affordable subscription options for non-members. This enables non-members to try Forging University before joining the association or investing further in the service. Read More

  • Compensation and Benefits Survey Now Open

Tue, Jan 16th, 2018

Data collection for FIA’s 2017 Compensation and Benefits Survey is now open on the Dynamic Benchmarking platform. By participating in this survey, forging producer members can benchmark their compensation and benefits plans with data from other forging industry companies. Read More

  • FIERF to Host Tech & Workforce Development Summit at Cal Poly

Mon, Jan 15th, 2018

FIERF to Host Tech & Workforce Development Summit at Cal Poly FIA members are invited to participate in the Tech & Workforce Development Summit hosted by the Forging Industry Educational & Research Foundation (FIERF) on the campus of California Polytechnic State University in San Luis Obispo, California. The event will be held Wednesday, January 31, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Read More

  • High Strength, High Toughness Micro-Alloyed Forgings Produced with Relaxed Forging Conditions and No Heat Treatment Update Available

Tue, Jan 16th, 2018

A report outlining the current status of this FIERF-sponsored research conducted at the University of Pittsburgh in conjunction with MFC Group in Meadville, Pennsylvania, is now available to FIA Members in the Technical Library. Read More

  • Literature Review – Laboratory Testing to Identify Permanent PVD Coatings to Minimize Lubricants Use During Forging Posted in Technical Library

Mon, Jan 15th, 2018

One of the industry-wide objectives identified in the Forging Industry Technology Roadmap is the reduction of lubricant use during forging. Read More

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  • FIA Plant Engineering Committee Meeting

Thursday, January 25, 2018

Elizabethtown, Kentucky Read More

  • FIERF Tech & Workforce Development Summit

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

San Luis Obispo, California Read More

  • FIA & FIERF Winter Board Meetings

Wednesday, February 7, 2018 to Thursday, February 8, 2018

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  • FIA Nominating Committee Meeting

Tuesday, February 27, 2018 to Thursday, March 1, 2018

Naples, Florida Read More

  • FIA Lobby Day 2018

Tuesday, April 17, 2018 to Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Washington, D.C. Read More

  • 2018 FIA Annual Meeting of Members

Saturday, May 5, 2018

Palm Beach, Florida Read More

  • FIA Theory & Applications of Forging & Die Design

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

Cleveland, Ohio Read More

  • Forging Industry Technical Conference

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

Long Beach, California Read More

  • 2018 FIA Fall Meeting of Members

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

Fort Worth, Texas Read More

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