rolled aluminium

Balco Resumes Production of Rolled Aluminium

Balco Resumes Production of Rolled Aluminium

India’s Bharat Aluminium Company Limited (Balco) began sheet rolling aluminium again last week. The metal major’s sheet rolling shop (SRS) at Korba closed last August due to aluminium dumping by the People’s Republic of China and the associated drop in aluminium prices,...


Novelis Appoints Devinder Ahuja to SVP, CFO

Atlanta-based rolled aluminium firm Novelis Inc. announced yesterday that Devinder Ahuja has been appointed its Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer. Ahuja will join the firm first as Senior Vice President, Finance, and Chief Financial Officer Designate on July 19, and would then become its official CFO after it files its 10-Q for the financial […]

Novelis Korea Orders Roll Coolant Spray System from Primetals

London’s Primetals Technology announced last week that it has agreed to install a new roll coolant spray system for Novelis Korea Ltd. The roll coolant spray system is to be installed in Novelis Korea’s aluminium hot strip mill in Yeongju with the aim of improving the quality of the plant’s strip aluminium. Novelis Korea says […]

Norsk Hydro Announces New Long-Term Power Contract for Neuss Plant

Hydro Aluminium Rolled Products GmbH, a fully-owned subsidiary of Norwegian aluminium company Norsk Hydro ASA, announced yesterday that it has secured a long-term power contract for its aluminium plant in Neuss, Germany. The contract with Swiss energy company Axpo Trading AG is for 1.3 TWh (150 MW) annually in the five year period from 2021 […]

Novelis Opens Third Automotive Aluminium Finishing Line in Upstate New York

Atlanta rolled aluminium firm Novelis Inc. commissioned its third automotive finishing line in Oswego, New York, yesterday. It is the result of the company’s US$120 million investment in turning out aluminium parts for Ford Motor Company’s F-150 light truck. “As a result of our investments across the globe, Novelis is able to offer our automotive customers […]

Novelis Expects Strong Aluminium Can Demand Thanks to Euro 2016

Europe’s premier association football event is expected to boost demand on the continent for aluminium, as fans of the participating countries are expected to consume larger quantities of beer and soft drinks over the course of the competition, explained the chief of the world’s largest rolled aluminium company. Novelis Inc. Chief Executive Steve Fisher told […]