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Gränges Shanghai Automotive Aluminium Production Plant Gains ASI Certification

Gränges Shanghai Automotive Aluminium Production Plant Gains ASI Certification

Swedish rolled aluminium firm Gränges AB’s Shanghai production facility is the latest plant to achieve certification against the Aluminium Stewardship Initiative’s Performance Standard. The plant’s production includes aluminium strips and plates used in automotive manufacturing applications. ASI notes the certification’s symbol as...

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Gränges Kicks Off Series Of Long-Term Sustainability Goals

Swedish rolled aluminium firm Gränges AB announced yesterday an initiative to achieve benchmarks for sustainable production and global competitiveness along the entirety of its value chain. The firm’s press release described a set of five sustainability targets that Gränges expects to meet by 2025, consisting of a reduction in accidents per million hours worked to […]

Gränges Joins Aluminium Stewardship Initiative

Swedish rolled aluminium firm Gränges AB announced yesterday that it is the newest member of the Aluminium Stewardship Initiative (ASI), joining the standards body earlier this month. In joining ASI, Gränges will begin work on achieving certification against the ASI Performance Standard for at minimum one facility or product within the first two years of […]

Gränges Plans SEK400-Million Expansion To Finspång Plant

Swedish rolled aluminium firm Gränges AB announced yesterday a SEK400-million (US$43.87 million) project to improve efficiency and increase capacity at the firm’s operations at Finspång. Per the firm’s press release, the project includes the purchasing of land and buildings, an upgrade of the site’s rolling mill, and relocation of existing machinery. The planned expansion is […]

Gränges and Mitsubishi Aluminium Joint Venture For North American Plant Placed In Limbo

A joint venture planned between Sweden’s Gränges AB and Japan’s Mitsubishi Aluminum Co., Ltd. to build a plant in North America to produce advanced aluminium materials for use in brazed automotive heat exchangers has been put on hold indefinitely. Gränges said in a press release yesterday that “current circumstances” made the project less attractive than […]

Gränges to Reopen NW Arkansas Rolling Mill in Q1 2019 After US$26 MM in Upgrades

Swedish rolled aluminium firm Gränges AB yesterday disclosed that it will soon restart production at its aluminium rolling mill in Newport, Arkansas. The company will invest around US$26 million in the plant prior to its reopening, primarily to upgrade equipment already on site. Per the company, upgrades should be complete and production will commence by […]