The American Metalcasting Consortium (AMC) provides direct support to the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) through new technology, improved processes, and technical expertise in the procurement of metalcastings to ensure warfighter readiness.

AMC integrates the nation’s top academic metalcasting researchers with the CAST-IT team of industry experts and the four leading metalcasting industry associations (American Foundry Society, Non-Ferrous Founders’ Society, North American Die Casting Association, and the Steel Founders’ Society of America).




Nondestructive Evaluation (NDE),

Nondestructive Testing (NDT),

Procurement Solutions,

Additive Manufacturing,






Integrated Casting Order Network (ICON),

Workforce Development,

Supply Chain,

Metal-Ceramic Composites,

Design Optimization,

Rapid Tooling,

Rapid Prototyping,

Advanced Coatings,

Reverse Engineering,

Post Processing,

Casting Design,

First Article,

Sand Casting,

Investment Casting,

Die Casting,

Defense Logistics Agency,

Casting Alloy Data Search (CADS),

Mold Material Data Search (MMDS),

Metallic Materials Properties Development and Standardization (MMPDS),

Conformal Cooling,

Lube-Free Die Casting,

Digital Radiographic Standards,

On-Demand Melting,

Automated Image Analysis,

Non-Ferrous Founders’ Society (NFFS),

Steel Founders’ Society of America (SFSA),

American Foundry Society (AFS),

North American Die Casting Association (NADCA),

Casting Advanced Systems Technology Integration Team (CAST-IT),

Aviation Forging and Casting Assistance Team (AFCAT),

Maritime and Land Forging and Casting Team (MetaL FACT),

Steel Casting,

Aluminum Casting,

Our Collaborations