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UNI grabs second place at AFS Wisconsin Regional

Posted on Tuesday, February 27th, 2018

80th annual American Foundry Society (AFS) Wisconsin Regional Foundry Conference & Exposition

Students from the University of Northern Iowa Metal Casting Center earned runner-up honors at the 80th annual American Foundry Society (AFS) Wisconsin Regional Foundry Conference & Exposition.  The event was held Feb. 14-16 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

UNI’s group took second place in the casting competition with its weldment conversion for the Environmental Tillage Systems: Soil Warrior.

UNI’s representation from left to right: Austin Knapp, Joe Christensen, Aaron Hermanson, Mark McAllister & Dr. Scott Giese.