Useful Forging Industry Links


Information about forging:

Forging Industry Association
FIERF Forging Industry Educational and Research Foundation
ASM International
Forge Magazine
Forging Magazine
FIA's Glossary of forging terms
Wikipedia page on forging


Information about forged metals:

MatWeb Material Property Data
Current Metal Prices
Copper Development Association
The Aluminum Association
International Titanium Association
Association for Iron and Steel Technology
American Iron and Steel Institute
The Ohio Steel Coucil
The Steel Manufacturers Association
American Institute for International Steel, Inc.
World Steel Association
The Steel Alliance
The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society
All Metals & Forge Group (weight calculator, & tools)
Oak Ridge National Laboratory


Other useful links:

Industrial Heating magazine
Archive of Heat Treating Progress magazine
Wikipedia page on heat treating
Industrial Fasteners Institute
Fastener Technology International magazine
Metals Service Center Institute
Precision Metalforming Association
Metal Powders Institute Federation
American Wind Energy Association
Association of Global Automakers
Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers
Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE International)
List of universities with material science programs


Supplier websites:

QForm forging simulation software
Denton TSI furnaces and heat treat systems
O'Brien & Gere