rolled aluminium

Arconic Sells Texarkana Aluminium Rolling Mill To Taiwan Firm For US$300 Million Plus Contingency Cash

Arconic Sells Texarkana Aluminium Rolling Mill To Taiwan Firm For US$300 Million Plus Contingency Cash

American value-added aluminium firm Arconic announced on Monday a deal to sell its rolling mill in Texarkana, Texas to an American subsidiary of the Republic of China’s Ta Chen Stainless Pipe Co., Ltd. (TCI). Per Arconic’s press release, the sale, which is...

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Novelis Buys Aleris For US$2.6 Billion

In a move that will change the global rolled-aluminium landscape, rolled and recycled aluminium firm Novelis Inc. today agreed to the purchase of Atlanta’s rolled-aluminium firm Aleris for US$2.6 billion plus debt. The merger, which will create a firm with pro-forma revenues of around US$15 billion, is expected to be concluded in 9 to 15 […]

Constellium Expands Automotive Aluminium Offerings At Czech Republic Plant

Amsterdam rolled and extruded aluminium leader Constellium N.V. announced to the world yesterday its plans to expand operations at its plant in Decin, Czech Republic in an effort at meeting the ever-rising demand for aluminium profiles the firm’s customers continue to present it. Constellium’s plans for the site include a new casthouse and extrusion press, […]

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 […]

Aleris Opens US$400 MM Aluminium Auto Body Sheet Production Facility in NW Kentucky

Cleveland rolled aluminium firm Aleris International, Inc. opened a new, US$400-million aluminium automotive body sheet production facility at its plant in Lewisport, Kentucky earlier this month. According to the firm’s announcement released yesterday, the Lewisport plant is an effort by the company to capitalize on the current and expected continued growth of aluminium demand in […]