David Charbauski

DC Metalcasting Consultants
Aurora, IL
USA 60507-0348


Biographical Sketch:
Holding a degree in Business from Aurora University and being a 2nd generation foundryman, Dave has nearly 40 years of experience in the foundry industry. He worked his way up the management ladder from Casting Engineer to Foundry Manager before moving to OEM side of the industry working at Caterpillar in the Casting Purchasing and Supplier Quality areas. He is a Certified 6 Sigma Black Belt and his expertise in patternmaking, casting design and process improvement have assisted him in the successful development of iron and steel foundries across the globe. Dave is actively involved with the AFS as an instructor for the Casting Design class and serves on the advisory board of Metal Casting Design & Purchasing magazine.

Papers:
16-180 Virtual Casting Process 16-189 Virtual Casting Process