Tag: energy conservation

How We Reduced Our Casting Scrap Rate by 98%

Casting Mold Creation

Patriot Foundry is committed to producing defect-free bronze, aluminum, and zinc alloy casts for our clients. We set ourselves apart from other foundries by fostering partnerships with our customers to provide unique solutions to production challenges. When a recent project presented an imposing 50% casting scrap rate, we turned to ESI ProCAST software to help… Read more »

DOE Honors 11 Manufacturers for Energy Efficiency

The Energy Department recognized 11 companies that have met energy-efficiency goals through the Better Buildings, Better Plants Program in which manufacturers commit to improve their energy conservation by 25 percent over ten years. The Department also said that over the last four years, Better Plants Partners have improved the energy intensity of their operations – a measure… Read more »

Patriot Achieves Energy Pledge Two Years in a Row!!

In 2009, Patriot Foundry & Castings, a leading nonferrous company, pledged to slash its industrial energy intensity by  25% or more before 2020 as part of the U.S. Department of Energy’s Better Buildings Better Plants Program.  The program is being run by the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy.  For Patriot, energy intensity is… Read more »