UACJ To Invest US$33.3 MM For New Equipment In Michigan And Arizona Automotive Aluminium Plants

UACJ To Invest US$33.3 MM For New Equipment In Michigan And Arizona Automotive Aluminium Plants

UACJ Corporation’s United States subsidiary UACJ Automotive Whitehall Industries (UWH) announced last week a plan to install US$333 million in new equipment at its plants in Michigan and Arizona. A press release from the company said an extrusion press for extrusions of...


Novelis Net Income Jumps 186% In The Fourth Quarter Of FY 2020

Atlanta’s rolled aluminium firm Novelis reported financial and production results for the fourth quarter and full year of 2021 on Wednesday. For 2020s fourth quarter Novelis recorded a 186-percent jump in net income on the year to US$180 million. Net income from continuing operations less special items rose 12 percent on 2019’s fourth quarter to […]

Constellium Joins GHG Emission Reduction Project ACHIEF

European value-added aluminium firm Constellium NV announced yesterday its participation in ACHIEF – Innovative high-performance Alloys and Coatings for HIghly EFficient intensive energy processes along with several other European metals firms. Constellation explained that the organization is almost a dozen partner firms from six different countries on the continent plus Turkey, and it aims to […]

FYI And Alcoa Australia Begin Negotiations On High-Purity Alumina Joint Venture

Australian high-purity alumina firm FYI Resources Limited announced last week a memorandum of understanding with Alcoa Australia Limited to negotiate terms to a joint venture high-purity alumina (HPA) project. FYI says the agreement establishes a 90-day contemplation period (beginning on 5 May) to allow the parties to conduct due diligence regarding commercialization of FYI’s HPA […]

Kaiser Aluminum Joins Aluminium Stewardship Initiative As Industrial User

Last week the Aluminium Stewardship Initiative welcomed California semi-fabricated specialty aluminium producer Kaiser Aluminum to the fold as its 166th Industrial User member. Kaiser says that sustainability is a major ingredient for long-term excellence, and it strives to achieve success in a responsible manner. The firm says it plans to continue to find ways to […]