Emilio Braghi

Novelis Plans US$30 MM Aluminium Annealing Line For Plant In Western Germany

Novelis Plans US$30 MM Aluminium Annealing Line For Plant In Western Germany

Atlanta’s rolled aluminium firm Novelis announced this week a US$30 million investment at its Plettenberg-Ohle, Germany to build a new continuous annealing line. The new line, which is intended to meet client demands for aluminium in coffee capsules, will double the plant’s...


Seven Novelis Facilities In Europe Achieve ASI Certification For Sustainable Aluminium Production

The Aluminium Stewardship Initiative (ASI) last week announced the certification of seven of Atlanta’s rolled aluminium firm Novelis’ operations in Europe under its Performance Standard and Chain of Custody Certification. On Thursday, ASI announced the certification of Novelis’ twin operations in Nachterstedt, Germany, the rolling, coating and surface finishing facility in Goettingen, Germany, and the […]

European Aluminium Demand Remains Strong: Novelis SVP

Although Europe’s economy is stagnant at present, demand for rolled aluminium is strong. So said Novelis Inc.’s senior vice president and Europe president Emilio Braghi in an interview during LMEs week. “For Europe, we’re seeing good demand in our key markets of can and automotive,” he went on. “This growth is driven by favorable material […]

Trio of Moves in Novelis’ Executive Team

Atlanta’s Novelis Inc. announced several new appointments to its executive team yesterday, naming two new vice presidents to Novelis North America and a new senior vice president to Novelis Europe. All appointments are effective as of September 1. For the company’s European branch, Emilio Braghi was appointed Senior Vice President, Novelis Inc., and President, Novelis […]