July 1, 2016

2016 AFS Casting Competition

LA Aluminum is pleased to announce their dental casting submission for this year's AFS Casting Competition was chosen for a two page centerfold article in Metal Casting Design & Purchasing magazine! View the article. Very special thanks to A-dec, Inc., one of the largest dental furniture manufacturers in the world and long time customer of LA Aluminum. We are dedicated to many more successful years working together to provide exceptional product.

- Sarah Oswald, Sales and Marketing Manager

June 16, 2016

Tech Day 2016 was a huge success!

We had a blast learning new skills in the Solidworks based breakout sessions and enjoyed sharing mutual knowledge among business owners, engineers and inventors at Tech Day this year. There was a lot of new technology and great to see the enthusiasm. Many thanks to Quest Integration for hosting this wonderful event. It was well worth going and we look forward to attending again next year.

- Sarah Oswald, Sales and Marketing Manager

May 9, 2016

ISO 9001:2008 Re-Certification Complete

LA Aluminum Casting Company is pleased to announce the recent successful ISO 9001:2008 recertification. Special thanks to LA Aluminum's wonderful team for their dedication to continuous improvement and commitment to lean manufacturing. We look forward to another fabulous year together!

- Sarah Oswald, Sales and Marketing Manager

March 31, 2016

Come visit our booth at I-90 Aerospace Show

May 31-June 2 at the Coeur d'Alene Resort in beautiful Coeur d'Alene, Idaho. The event features keynote speakers, panel discussions and network opportunities. Thursday, June 2nd features special event outdoor activities including golf on the Coeur d'Alene Resort golf course, lake cruises and Kodiak float plane rides. For more information, go to https://amnsolutions.regfox.com/i-90-aerospace See you there!

- Sarah Oswald, Sales & Marketing Manager

February 22, 2016

Welcome, Gary Jackson

We are pleased to announce Gary Jackson has joined the LA Aluminum Casting team as our Quality Assurance Manager. Gary brings to the team a BS in Mechanical Engineering as well as certification in Computer Aided Design and Independent Coursework on Lean Six Sigma Methods. He has experience in all phases of manufacturing quality including prototypes to finished products and ISO implementation. Gary will work closely with production and management as well as current and prospective customers to maintain and improve our quality systems.

- Sarah Oswald, Sales & Marketing Manager

June 4, 2015

68 Years and Counting

As the Sales Manager, I am often asked, “Which industries do you make castings for?” As third generation of this family owned company, I am proud to say for over 68 years, we have supplied castings to a wide variety of industries including: Aerospace, Medical and Dental Equipment, Wind Power, Oil and Gas, Agriculture, Military, Meters and Regulators, Explosion Proof Housings, Automotive, Food Manufacturing Equipment, Fuel Cell Fittings and much more. We ship our castings across America and Canada.

- Sarah Oswald, Sales & Marketing Manager

January 28, 2015

Plant Upgrades Making a Huge Improvement

At LA Aluminum, our people are our greatest asset. Over the past 13 months, we have invested more than $740,000 in plant upgrades and new equipment to provide a safer, more efficient environment for our employees. Employee comments have been, “cleaner environment”, “efficiency and safety gain”, “easier to operate” and “parts look better”. It is very gratifying to hear so many positive responses.

- Robert Oswald, President