Hazleton Casting awarded ISO 9001:2008 Management System certificate
Hazleton Casting Company has been awarded an ISO 9001:2008 Management System certificate from SRIQuality System Registrar for the manufacture and supply of ferrous castings.
A. Joseph Falcsik, SRI’s vice president of certification, said, "We are pleased to acknowledge that Hazleton Casting Company has demonstrated effective implementation of a management system. ISO 9000 certification provides evidence to customers, suppliers, employees and their community of their commitment to producing a quality product (service) and providing customer satisfaction."
ISO 9001:2008 is process-based; certification recognizes organizations that can link business objectives with operating effectiveness. Companies that achieve management system certification to ISO 9001:2008 have demonstrated effective implementation of documentation and records management, top management's commitment to their customers, establishment of clear policy, good planning and implementation, good resource management, efficient process control, measurement and analysis. Continual improvement has been institutionalized.
SRI Quality System Registrar is an internationally accredited registrar for management systems standards, such as ISO 9001, AS9100, ISOITS 16949, ISO 13485, and environmental management systems standards such as ISO 14001. SRI also provides public training for auditing, implementing and maintaining these standards.
Hazleton Casting Company has purchased a new, ARL 3460 Advantage Metals Analyzer.
March 31, 2012
Thermo Scientific* ARL 3460 Metals Analyzer is an optical emission spectrometer, offering fast, accurate metals analysis for a variety of lab applications.
The new, vacuum spectrometer has state of the art quantitative analysis for all of the sophisticated alloys the company pours including a Nitrogen channel for Super Duplex stainless Steels. In addition, the ARL 3460 offers these additional features:
- Stability, precision, low detection limits and accuracy
- Configured and calibrated to meet customer specific requirements
- Continuous enhancement programs allow new features to be incorporated into the system as they became available
- Easy integration to increase productivity
- Flexible and powerful OXSAS analytical software
- Key to Metals database
- Allows the analysis of gases in metals
- Routinely deployed in analyzing nitrogen and oxygen in steels.
April 2, 2012
Michael J. Leib, President of Hazleton Casting Company and Weatherly Casting & Machine Co. recently announced the appointment of Gerard E. Grega, Jr. to the position of sales engineer for both companies.
Mr. Leib stated, “We are pleased that Gerry had decided to join our staff. With his strong background in engineering, he will bring additional expertise to our companies for the mutual benefit of our customers and operating staff.”
Gerry is a 2004 graduate of the United States Naval Academy having achieved a Bachelor of Science degree in General Engineering with a concentration in Mechanical Engineering.
His most recent work experience was as a manger for UGI-ED and UGI Utilities Inc.
2011 Cookout Celebration
Restoration of the original foundry building has been completed and repairs have been made to furnace #2 at Weatherly Castng & Machine Co. and employees celebrated the milestone with a cookout on foundry grounds.
Fire damaged the furnace and original foundry building in February.
“Everyone has worked together to ensure that we met the needs of our clients while we restored our furnace and building,” said Michael Leib, president. “We are very proud of our employees and wanted to celebrate their dedication to the company and to our clients.”
Welcome to Weatherly Casting & Machine Co. and Hazleton Casting Co.
Welcome to Weatherly Casting & Machine Co. and Hazleton Casting Co., the leading alloy foundries in Eastern Pennsylvania.
The Weatherly and Hazleton facilities are nine miles apart, but together, Weatherly Casting and Hazleton Casting are your one-stop, full-service foundry for ferrous and special alloys. We can pour the material you need and machine all parts, including castings exceeding 700 Brinell hardness.
We also work with a full range of metals to create proprietary alloys that have been praised by clients and industry experts alike. We carefully blend each alloy to meet your specific needs.