Issue 30


2 On the VI Congress of the Vietnam Union of Sci. and Tech. Associations

5 The Proposal of development of Vietnam foundry industry


7 Phung Viet Ngu: Supporting industries in Vietnam must be accelerated

8 Nguyen Van Thai, Chu Duc Khai: Development perspective of Vietnam foundry industry in national industrialization and modernization period (2020-2025)

12 Nguyen Van Chien, Nguyen Van Thai, Nguyen Xuan Anh: Development-orientated planning of Vietnam foundry industry


20 The first Asian Foundry Forum May, 2010, Beijing, China

22 Li-xin Zhao: Overview and vision of the Chinese foundry industry

25 Nguyen Van Sinh: A survey of the mining, processing and utilization of minerals resources in Vietnam

31 News of metallurgical industry


35 Quan Van Dung, Ngo Ngoc Dinh, Do Hong Nga, Nguyen Hong Quan: Refining of fero titanium alloy from ilmenite ore


37 Nguyen Van Chien, Tran Thi Hien: Nickel recovering from Co Dinh ore waste by thermal sulfuration

41 Nguyen Dang Khoa, Luu Phuong Minh: Effect of direct water cooling in production of hot-rolled steels on its surface quality and mechanical properties

Metals and life

48 My Hang: Russian technology has been selected for the Ninh Thuan 1 atomic power plant

50 PVN: Utiliztion of copper, uranium and cadmium