Category: CDF News

Capacity Planning at Canton Drop Forge

One of CDF’s 6-Sigma Green Belts is conducting a Scrum on Tooling Reviews to ensure tooling is ready in a timely fashion for forging to meet delivery dates.  CDF plans […]

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Posted at 5:36 pm on September 16, 2019

Canton Drop Forge Adds PLC Controls to Boilers

CDF has three boilers to supply steam to its hammers.  During a recent planned outage, the controls were replaced with state-of-the-art PLC controls to improve reliability and boiler efficiency.  These […]

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Posted at 5:14 pm on July 18, 2019

Canton Drop Forge Attends the Paris Airshow

Canton Drop Forge (CDF) attended the Airshow in Paris, France. This show is recognized as the largest air show and industry-aerospace exhibition in the world. Over 2,000 exhibitors were present […]

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Posted at 6:26 pm on July 2, 2019

Forklift Safety Month at Canton Drop Forge

Fork lift safety at Canton Drop Forge receives constant attention.  Every April is designated Fork Lift Safety Month.  In the photo above, employees are shown how to check for safety […]

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Posted at 2:19 pm on May 31, 2019

Safety Day at Canton Drop Forge

During the first quarter of each year, Canton Drop Forge designates a “Safety Day at the Forge.” A venue is chosen for a presentation by a motivational safety speaker and […]

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Posted at 7:51 pm on March 25, 2019

Lift Truck Care and Maintenance Month

Realizing how important lift trucks are to effectively serving our customers, Canton Drop Forge designated August 2018 as Lift Truck Care and Maintenance Month.

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Posted at 4:35 pm on August 31, 2018

6-S and Flow

  June and July have been designated “6-S Months” at Canton Drop Forge (CDF). While CDF practices Lean concepts and 6-S, with increased business levels, the importance of product flow […]

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Posted at 4:48 pm on July 9, 2018