Gränges To Expand NE Arkansas Plant To Produce Aluminium Battery Cathode Foil

Gränges To Expand NE Arkansas Plant To Produce Aluminium Battery Cathode Foil

Swedish rolled aluminium firm Gränges AB announced an expansion this week to its Newport, Arkansas production facility to begin production of battery cathode foil, making it the first to produce battery cathode foil in the United States to date. Per the firm,...


Alcoa Completes New Aluminium Recycling Furnace At Mosjøen Plant

Aluminium pioneer Alcoa Corporation announced this week the completion of a new aluminium recycling furnace at its plant in Mosjøen, Norway that utilizes power derived from renewable resources. Alcoa says this is the firm’s largest investment in recycling infrastructure to date. The new aluminium recycling furnace, which is a collaboration between Alcoa and German metals […]

Emirates Global Aluminium Agrees To US$137.5 MM Credit Facility Tied To Term SOFR

Emirates Global Aluminium PJSC (EGA) announced this week that it has entered into a new US$137.5 million revolving credit facility that is tied to the new Term Secured Overnight Funding Rate (SOFR). Per the firm, SOFR is an emerging replacement for the long-standard US dollar London Interbank Offering Rate. Though long accepted as the gold […]

AMAG Inks €100 MM Deal With Ruag For Supply Of Aluminium Parts For Airbus A320

Austrian aluminium firm AMAG Austria Metall AG announced last week a multi-year agreement with Swiss aeronautical supply firm Ruag Aerostructures to supply aluminium parts and components for the Airbus A320 Single-Aisle-Programme. AMAG will supply the aluminium components via its subsidiary in Germany. Details were sparse on the agreement, but AMAG specified that the deal was […]

Aluminium Stewardshp Initiative Certifies Two Trimet France Plants Under Its Performance Standard

Trade group Aluminium Stewardship Initiative announced this week the certification of Trimet France’s aluminium operations at Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne and Castelsarrasin under its Performance Standard for the responsible production of aluminium. The plants wire rods, slabs and ingots, production of molten aluminium, and manufacture of anodes activities fall under the ASI’s new certification. Altogether, the two sites’ […]