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Novelis Breaks Ground On New Aluminium Recycling Center In SW Kentucky

Novelis Breaks Ground On New Aluminium Recycling Center In SW Kentucky

Atlanta’s rolled aluminium firm Novelis broke ground this week on its US$365-million state-of-the-art aluminium recycling center in Guthrie, Kentucky. The new plant will have a nameplate capacity of 240 thousand metric tons per annum of sheet aluminium ingot while cutting Novelis’s carbon...

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CMWA Announces US$110-Million Expansion To NE Kentucky Aluminium Wheel Plant

Kentucky aluminium wheel maker Central Motor Wheel of America (CMWA) announced last Thursday the commencement of Project PROACE, a US$110-million expansion at its operations in Bourbon County that will add dozens of new jobs and hundreds of thousands of square feet to the manufacturing plant. The plant, which produces aluminium wheels for passenger cars and […]

Dajcor To Establish US$19.6 Million Aluminium Extrusion Operation In SE Kentucky

Kentucky’s Governor Matt Bevin announced plans by Ontario’s Dajcor Aluminum Ltd on Friday to construct a new, US$19.6 million plant in the southeastern reaches of the state. Per local media, Dajcor’s new plant will be located in Coalfields Industrial Park in Perry County. The plant will employ a workforce of 265 upon full ramp-up, producing […]

Novelis To Collect Aluminium Beverage Cans At Kentucky Derby For Habitat For Humanity

Atlanta’s rolled and recycled aluminium firm Novelis Inc. will be on hand this weekend at Churchill Downs to help promote recycling among the attendees of this year’s Kentucky Derby. Novelis announced yesterday its appointment as the Derby’s recycling partner as well as its plan to provide recycling bins on the infield of Churchill Downs. The […]

Braidy Industries On Track for Full Operation At Greenup In 2021

Kentucky aluminium alloy producer Braidy Industries, Inc. advised investors earlier this week that the Braidy Atlas rolling mill project continues to be on track for full operation in 2021. To date the firm has invested US$15.7 million on the project in Greenup, with commitments from Kentucky Power to perform US$33 million in site preparation later […]