Deakin team visits Keech Castings

IMG_20170816_135656BA team of researchers and students from Deakin University visited Keech Castings  to discuss the scope of the projects and the secondments. These two projects are focused on the optimisation of the steel chemistry and the heat treatments to produce quenched and tempered martensite and bainite for increased wear resistance, with particular emphasis on ground engaging tools. The delegation visited the factory with Mark McNamara and Bala Hebbar, including the rapid prototyping workshop, the foundry and the heat treatment facility.