Sand Expansion

Beyond Better Iron Castings

Sand System Expansion Positions Dotson for the Future The recent sand system upgrade will result in noise reduction and a significant decrease in airborne dust within the foundry. These improvements not only provide a safer, cleaner and better work environment for everyone at Dotson, they also enhance Dotson’s ability to recruit and retain the next […]

Sand Expansion

Improving the Quality of Ductile Iron Castings

Customers Benefit from Dotson’s Sand System Expansion Reinvestment, like the recent sand system expansion, is a key part of the Dotson Difference. Better equipment and better technology result in better quality. The expansion of the sand system is significant for several reasons. The new system is able to monitor 2,000 different data points, which provides […]

Sand Expansion

Dotson Sand System Upgrade

Significant Facilities Expansion Good for the Environment The recent expansion of Dotson’s sand system was a significant undertaking that will have a big impact on many aspects of the ductile iron castings foundry.  The upgrade changes the way Dotson utilizes sand, and will improve operations and drive quality, efficiency and environmental responsibility for decades.  While […]

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Casting Conversion Saves Costs Over Original Weldment

Taking a welded component and turning it into a casting can help manufacturers save significant production costs. Dotson Iron Castings was recently recognized for one such casting conversion that saves costs at the Metalcasting Congress in Milwaukee.

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Dotson Iron Castings Melt Deck Expansion is Making News!

Dotson Iron Castings keeps making the right decisions to remain profitable, productive, and agile

• VIP Dual-Trak induction power control
• Two induction melting furnaces
• Meltminder 300 controls and iSense data visualization

Dotson Ductile Iron Castings President, Jean Bye.

Dotson Iron Castings Receives Business Hall of Fame Award

Dotson Iron Castings was recently inducted into the Greater Mankato Business Hall of Fame.

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Machined Complete Production Castings

Dotson helps the large OEM customer avoid a line down situation by delivering machined complete production castings just 5 business days from initial contact.

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Why Short Lead Times for Castings Save Customers Money

Dotson Continues to Cut Ductile Iron Casting Lead Times
It all comes down to time and excess inventory. To customers time and excess inventory equals money.

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Dotson at CastExpo 2016

Dotson Iron Castings will be at CastExpo & Metalcasting Congress in Minneapolis, MN, April 16-19!

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Dotson Casting Masters Course Coming in May

The Dotson Casting Masters course is happening May 17 and 18. This unique opportunity allows you to see and learn about the latest casting technology around the world, in operation at Dotson Iron Castings!