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Hydro’s Slovalko Aluminium Smelter To Cut Capacity By 35 Thousand MTPA

Hydro’s Slovalko Aluminium Smelter To Cut Capacity By 35 Thousand MTPA

Norwegian aluminium producer Norsk Hydro ASA announced this week that it will make deeper cuts to production at its primary aluminium plant in Slovakia due to sustained high prices for electricity. Slovalko’s board of directors made the decision to reduce production to...

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Norsk Hydro Planning New Aluminium Extrusion Press For Suzhou Plant

Norwegian aluminium firm Norsk Hydro ASA announced this week its plans to install a new extrusion press at its aluminium plant in Suzhou, China. The new NOK390 million (US$45.8 million) press will position the plant to better serve its customers in the burgeoning automotive and electric vehicle sector. In addition to the 12-inch extrusion press, […]

Norsk Hydro To Boost Aluminium Recycling Capacity By Half At Sjunnen

Norwegian aluminium firm Norsk Hydro ASA announced this week plans to invest €11.3 million to increase the aluminium recycling capability at its plant in Sjunnen by 20 thousand metric tons per annum. The expansion, which is expected to be completed next year, will increase the plant’s nameplate capacity to 62 thousand metric tons per annum. […]

Norsk Hydro Roars Back With Strong Q2 2021 Earnings

Norwegian aluminium firm Norsk Hydro ASA released results for the second quarter of 2021 yesterday. Numbers for the quarter generally reflected the improved market for aluminium, with financial markers exceeding both the prior quarter and the prior year. In the year’s second quarter Hydro reported revenues of NOK34,559 million, better slightly on the quarter and […]

Norsk Hydro Sells Hydro Precision Tubing Lichtervelde To Aurelius Group

Norwegian aluminium smelter Norsk Hydro ASA announced earlier this week the sale of its subsidiary Hydro Precision Tubing Lichtervelde (HPTL) to Aurelius Group. The move is part of the firm’s wider strategy of restructuring its Hydro Extrusions business area. The firm said that the sale would likely close by the end of the quarter. No […]