28Apr

In-House Die Cast Operator Course At Premier

This past weekend Premier completed another in-house Die Cast Operator Course designed by the North American Die Casting Association.

There were 14 die cast operators, inspection department personnel, and maintenance personnel in the course for one day which included primarily classroom training.

The students listened to Sammy Medina, Die Cast Supervisor at Premier, who taught various topics from a course designed by NADCA which included details on safety, machine operation, die issues to watch for during production, and process variables to monitor during the casting process.


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18Mar

NADCA Executive Conference Interview with Premier President

Premier Die Casting President, Leonard Cordaro’s, NADCA Executive Conference Interview

During the 2015 Die Casting Executive Conference hosted by NADCA, a few select die casters, business owners, and suppliers were interviewed by NADCA’s DCE Editor, Andrew Ryzner. We’re proud to announce that Premier’s very own President, Leonard Cordaro, was one of the few selected.

In his interview, Leonard is asked about Premier Die Casting’s expectations for the second half of the year and the improvements that Premier is making or looking to make. So far, Premier has had an incredibly successful first half.


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28Jan

NADCA: Shift in North American Machine Base

NADCA Reports Shift of Die Cast Machines from Midwest to Southeast Region

NADCA’s 2015 Die Casting Machine Report estimates the number of die casting machines, breaks down their size, and alloys they produce. It also segments the data by regions of the country.

The data in this report has been taken from a number of different NADCA surveys over the years. The latest data for 2014 is from two sources. The first source is from a series of questions asked in …


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22Jan

Economic Leadership Forum

On January 16th, 2015 I attended the Economic Leadership Forum held in Somerset, NJ and sponsored by the Bank of America. The Forum was produced by the NJ Bankers Association. I was invited to the event by our bank, Lakeland Bank and found it to be very informative.


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