Forging News from the Drop Forging Industry

Canton Drop Forge is one of the world's leading drop forging companies specializing in aerospace forgings, locomotive forgings, forgings for the transportation industry and more. Outside of manufacturing closed die forgings for high perrformance applications, we also strive to be a leader in our community and in the forging industry. Read more about our company and our latest news below


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Off-Shift Safety Month

Working “off” hours can expose employees to several additional safety hazards such as increased fatigue, poor lighting, limited supervision, isolation and temperature extremes. Canton Drop Forge is asking employees to recognize these hazards and make an extra effort to stay safe.

Canton Drop Forge is Proud to Announce Partnership with Kropp Forge

Canton Drop Forge is proud to announce a partnership with Kropp Forge. We are excited to be working together on certain projects and with select customers moving forward. Kropp Forge […]

Canton Drop Forge Rebuilds 35,000# Hammer in Just Six Weeks

Pictured is the team of CDF employees that participated recently in the rebuild of one of CDF’s 35,000# hammer in just six weeks, two-weeks ahead of schedule.

Canton Drop Forge Attends the University of Akron STEM Career Day as Mentors

On Saturday, February 17th, representatives from Canton Drop Forge attended the University of Akron STEM Career Day as mentors. Over 500 high school students from around the area attended the event.

Canton Drop Forge Rebuilds Rotary Furnace

Earlier this month, Canton Drop Forge commenced production with a rebuilt forge rotary furnace to service and increase the heating capacity for some of its largest hammers.

Lift Truck Safety Week

During the week of October 30th, Canton Drop Forge highlighted Lift Truck Safety and training. Toolbox meetings were held each day to discuss and review the dangers of lift-trucks.  At […]

Local Students Get Connected at Canton Drop Forge

  On November 21st, Canton Drop Forge welcomed approximately 30 students from Alliance High School to their facility at 4575 Southway St. SW in west Canton. The visit was organized […]

Canton Drop Forge Installs More CNC Equipment

Canton Drop Forge is in the process of installing two new pieces of CNC machining equipment. The first is a CNC Vertical Turning Lathe which will be used predominantly for […]

2017 Canton Drop Forge Company Picnic

Canton Drop Forge held their annual company picnic at Tuscora Park in New Philadelphia, OH.

New Employee Safety Point System

With the implementation of our new Safety Point Reward System, CDF employees have the chance to earn gift cards and company branded gifts for adhering to safety guidelines.