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Aarrowcast Inc.

Investment Date: August 14, 2012

Business Description:

Aarrowcast is an industry-leading provider of gray, ductile and austempered ductile iron castings that specializes in large, complex castings utilizing sophisticated metallurgy. Aarrowcast features three separate molding lines, including the largest automated green sand flask in North America – the Georg Fischer line, which is also the second largest such flask in the world. The Company operates from its single plant location in Shawano, Wisconsin and casts products for equipment in the agriculture, off-highway heavy truck, military and construction markets.

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Investment Approach / Accomplishments:

Provide leadership to existing management team.

Create fundamental improvement in operating performance:

  • Execute on a challenging, multi-step capacity expansion project
  • Continue emphasis on quality, engineering and customer service
  • Implement manufacturing best practices and improve plant efficiency
  • Identify and execute on growth opportunities in existing and new markets