In the press

Here, you will find new publications about KASTO, about products and services. Journalists and publishers are able to download press releases, pictures and advertisements directly online.

 

Don Simon, founder of Contractors Steel Co. in Detroit

MCN Service Center Executive of the Year

Don Simon, founder of Contractors Steel Co. in Detroit, has had a front-row seat to a half-century of change in the steel industry. Even at age 84, he still embraces his independence.


KASTOwin F 10.6

KASTO launches new fully automatic band saw with moveable table

KASTO Maschinenbau GmbH & Co. KG, based in Achern-Gamshurst, Germany, launched the KASTOwin F 10.6 fully automatic band sawing machine with a moveable material support table. This makes it possible to feed in and position heavy, bulky stock such as ingots, large tools or offset shafts easily and reliably. The saw has a cutting range of 1,000 mm by 1,060 mm.


KASTOwin

KASTO installs first KASTOwin machine at Bassett Industries

In 2014 KASTO Inc., Export, Pa., released their revolutionary line of KASTOwin high performance bandsaws. This new age of technology and efficiency has been an immediate success to the industry. The first KASTOwin machine sold in the United States went to Bassett Industries, Pottstown, Pa. The President of Bassett, David Milks, has been extremely pleased stating “the machine has met and exceeded every expectation” they had.


Strategic partners for over 13 years

KASTO Inc. and Klein Steel partnership continues to grow

For over 13 years, KASTO Inc., Export, Pa., and Klein Steel, Rochester, N.Y., have been strategic partners in the service center industry.  This partnership has allowed both companies to grow and expand as they invest for long term success. 


KASTOtec AC4

KASTO Inc. and Aerodyne Alloys have teamed up again

Kasto Inc. and Aerodyne Alloys (Subsidiary of O’Neal Steel) have teamed up again, with Aerodyne’s recent purchase of the KASTO Tec AC4 KPC high performance band saw. Regional Manager of Aerodyne Alloys, Robert Jergel’s decision was easy, to choose the robust, high-quality band saw to cut and process their large diameter specialty alloys. Their selection was based on their past partnership and high level of satisfaction from previous Kasto machine purchases.


KASTOwintube A 5.0

Band saw cuts metal tube in upward direction

Kasto Inc. has introduced the KASTOwin tube A 5.0, a fully automatic band saw designed for cutting tubular material.


Sheet metal storage system boosts production performance

KASTO storage systems in use

Keller Blechtechnik GmbH in Endingen (Germany) has increased productivity by more than 25% thanks to steady investment in storage and material flow automation while expanding material availability and drastically reducing scrap.