rolled aluminium

Alcoa Inks Deal To Provide Low-Carbon Aluminium To Speira

Alcoa Inks Deal To Provide Low-Carbon Aluminium To Speira

Pittsburgh aluminium pioneer Alcoa Corporation announced this week an agreement with global aluminium rolling and recycling firm Speira to supply it with its low-carbon aluminium line EcoLum. Details of the deal were sparse, but Kelly Thomas, Alcoa’s Executive Vice President and Chief...

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Kaiser Aluminum Closes Purchase Of Warrick Rolling Mill From Alcoa

California semi-fabricated specialty aluminium producer Kaiser Aluminum finalized the purchase of Alcoa Corporation’s Warrick plant earlier this week. Kaiser bought the aluminium rolling mill from Alcoa for US$670 million. Though Kaiser purchased the mill, Alcoa retains ownership of the assets at the plant, the power plant on site, and the land upon which it all […]

Gränges To Invest US$33 MM To Add Capacity To Huntington Aluminium Rolling Mill

Swedish rolled aluminium firm Gränges AB announced yesterday an investment of US$33 million at its operations in Huntington, Tennessee to keep up with the growing demand in North America for rolled aluminium. Gränges said in a press release that this is the third major investment in new rolling capacity at its North American site, and […]

Norsk Hydro Sells Aluminium Rolling Business To KPS Capital Partners For €1,380 MM

Norwegian aluminium producer Norsk Hydro ASA said yesterday it sold its aluminium rolling business to KPS Capital Partners for €1,380 million as part of the firm’s effort to shore up profitability and encourage sustainability. Hydro’s rolling business includes seven plants, a research and development center, global sales offices, and approximately 5,000 employees. The majority of […]

JW Aluminum Shutters Williamsport Plant

American flat-rolled aluminium producer JW Aluminum announced the closure of their plant in Williamsport, Pennsylvania by month’s end. The firm said it was seeking buyers for the plant, but at the moment the plant will shutter its operations. Stan Brant, Jr., Chief Executive Officer of JW Aluminum, elaborated on the decision in a related press […]

Gränges Obtains Regulatory Green Light For Purchase Of Aluminium Konin

Swedish rolled aluminium firm Gränges AB announced earlier this week that it has obtained clearance from the EU Commission to proceed with its purchase of Polish flat-rolled aluminium producer Aluminium Konin. Gränges first announced the sale last November, in which it will purchase the Boryszew Group subsidiary for SEK2.3 billion (US$240.8 million). In addition to […]