extruded aluminium

Hydro Showcases Sustainable Aluminium Designs at London Festival

Hydro Showcases Sustainable Aluminium Designs at London Festival

Hydro, a leading player in the aluminium and renewable energy sector, is marking its presence at the London Design Festival by exhibiting a sustainable collaboration with famed designer Lars Beller Fjetland. This partnership earlier bore fruit in the form of the Bello!...


Constellium Inks Agreement To Sell Trio Of Aluminium Extrusion Plants To Vaessen For €48.8MM

Aluminium smelter Constellium SE signed a binding agreement with Belgian industrial group Vaessen Aluminium on the sale of three of Constellium’s extrusion plants in Germany for €48.8 million (US$54.31 million). The three Constellium plants are in Burg, Crailsheim, and Landau and specialize in soft aluminium alloy extruded products. The three plants employ about 450 workers […]

ASI Certifies First Norsk Hydro Extrusion Plant In Mexico

The Aluminium Stewardship Initiative (ASI) announced last week the certification of Hydro Precision Tubing Reynosa under its Performance Standard. They Reynosa plant obtained Hydro’s first ASI certification in Mexico. The plant, which is just south of the Rio Grande River, opened in 2006. The 320-strong workforce produces aluminium heat exchange solutions mainly to customers in […]

AEC Releases Updated Aluminium Extrusion Environmental Product Declarations

International aluminium trade organization The Aluminum Extruders Council (AEC) released its updated Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs) for Aluminum Extrusions and the corresponding Life Cycle Analysis (LCA) this week. The organization also released a sensitivity analysis that shows stakeholders how they may reduce the carbon footprint of the products they specify. The EPDs, which are certified […]

AEC Praises ITC’s Renewal Of Antidumping And Countervailing Duties Against China’s Aluminium Extruders

Trade group American Extruders Council (AEC) lauded the U.S. International Trade Commission’s (ITC) unanimous decision this week to extend protections from subsidized aluminium imports from the People’s Republic of China. The ITC’s decision to extend protections for US aluminium extruders came in the five-year sunset review of the protections it enacted in 2017. ITC’s reviews […]