North America

Constellium’s Bowling Green Rolled Aluminium Plant Recognized As Environmental Steward By TVA

Constellium’s Bowling Green Rolled Aluminium Plant Recognized As Environmental Steward By TVA

Amsterdam rolled and extruded aluminium leader Constellium N.V. said yesterday its plant in Bowling Green, Kentucky, has been named an “exemplary environmental steward” by the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA). The plant, which supplies the growing automotive market in North America, boasts a...

Arconic Sees Sales Jump By 19 Percent In Third Quarter

Pittsburgh value-added firm Arconic Corporation released results for the third quarter of 2020 last week. Though numbers were down from last year’s totals, the firm gained ground on the second quarter’s totals. In the year’s third quarter Arconic’s sales totaled US$1.4 billion, an increase of 19 percent on the quarter but off by 22 percent […]

Novelis Records Record Production, Financial Results In July To September Quarter

Atlanta’s rolled and recycled aluminium firm Novelis Inc. reported financial results for the first quarter of fiscal year 2021 on Monday. Despite a very difficult global market, the firm managed several record financial highs. During the three months ending September 30 the firm reported a net income from continuing operations of US$144 million, which is […]

Safety And Efficiency Upgrades Underway At Rio Tinto’s Vaudreuil Alumina Refinery

Anglo-Australian metals miner Rio Tinto Group said last week that it is planning a US$51-million upgrade to its Vaudreuil alumina refinery’s safety and efficiency. Per the firm, a trio of new buildings are currently under construction that will serve alongside the existing buildings as an area where the plant is centrally controlled. About 400 of […]