• FIA Members Elect New Officers at Annual Meeting

Tue, May 17th, 2016

FIA members elected new officers for the FIA board of directors and FIERF board of trustees May 2 at the Annual Meeting of Members at Hilton Head Island. Bill Hoban of Green Bay Drop Forge Div. (Green Bay, Wisconsin) was elected chairman of the FIA board... Read More

  • Lobby Day Participants Share the Forging Story in Washington

Tue, May 17th, 2016

At the 13th annual Lobby Day event in Washington, D.C., FIA members shared with congressional leaders and their staff the importance of the forging industry to the United States... Read More

  • Attention Supplier Members: Register Now for a Tabletop Display at Technical Conference

Tue, May 17th, 2016

A limited number of tabletop displays will be available at the 31st Forging Industry Technical Conference, Sept. 19–20 in Columbus, Ohio. The exhibit space will be located in the ballroom where reception and meal functions will be held... Read More

  • Weight Reduction Study of Components for Heavy Duty Vehicles Report Available

Tue, May 17th, 2016

The phase II progress report of FIERF-sponsored research being conducted at North Carolina State University by professor Gracious Ngaile and research assistant James Lowrie is now ... Read More

  • 23 Future Forging Industry Leaders Gather for MDI Session 1

Tue, May 17th, 2016

FIA understands the importance of developing future leaders for our industry. That development starts with middle managers at member companies who have the potential to become leaders. The challenge is providing those managers with the skills, knowledge and... Read More

  • IFM 2017 Dates Announced

Tue, May 17th, 2016

The 20th International Forgemasters Meeting will take place Sept. 11–14, 2017, in Graz, Austria. The event will feature two plant visits, and include... Read More

  • DLA Aviation Associates See Forging Operations at U.S. Drop Forge

Tue, May 17th, 2016

FIA member company U.S. Drop Forge hosted 22 DLA Aviation associates on April 19. The purpose of the trip was for DLA employees to learn more about forging processes, parts, and tooling. By understanding forging operations, DLA supply chain managers are... Read More

  • Welcome New Members

Tue, May 17th, 2016

FIA is pleased to welcome forging member Atlanta Rod and Manufacturing and supplier member Asil Celik Sanayi ve Ticaret A.S. as... Read More

  • Learn the Latest News from the Association of Indian Forging Industry

Tue, May 17th, 2016

Click here to view “Focus,” issue 2, 2016, from the Association of Indian Forging Industry. This issue features ... Read More

  • Dr. George Redfern Passes Away

Tue, May 17th, 2016

Longtime FIA member Dr. George Anthony Redfern died March 23 at the age of 77... Read More

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  • Theory & Applications of Forging & Die Design

Monday, June 6, 2016 to Thursday, June 9, 2016

June 6-9 - Cleveland FIA’s Theory & Applications of Forging & Die Design course is taught by a team of industry experts and engineering professors who work together to carefully explain die design principles and practices. Topics... Read More

  • Management Development Institute (MDI) Session 2

Sunday, July 31, 2016 to Tuesday, August 2, 2016

Cleveland Read More

  • Forging Industry Technical Conference

Tuesday, September 20, 2016 to Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Nationwide Hotel & Conference Center, Columbus, OH         Forging Industry Technical Conference This conference is designed to showcase the best in forging technology with a diversity of presentations of interest to different... Read More

  • Fall Meeting Of Members

Monday, October 24, 2016 to Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Charlotte, NC Read More

  • Management Development Institute (MDI) Session 3

Sunday, November 13, 2016 to Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Cleveland Read More

  • Forge Fair 2017

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

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Producers & Suppliers

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Designers & Buyers

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Students & Academia

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Government & Media

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