Tom Boney

Novelis Breaks Ground On US$2.5 Billion Aluminium Recycling And Rolling Plant In Alabama Panhandle

Novelis Breaks Ground On US$2.5 Billion Aluminium Recycling And Rolling Plant In Alabama Panhandle

Atlanta’s rolled aluminium firm Novelis Inc. broke ground on a US$2.5 billion recycling and rolling plat in Bay Minette, Alabama this week. The project, which is expected to employ 1,000 workers, will ultimately yield a plant with a capacity to produce up...


Novelis Plans US$130 MM Expansion At Oswego Flat Rolled Aluminium Plant

Atlanta’s rolled aluminium firm Novelis said this week it plans to invest around US$130 million for upgrades at its Oswego, New York plant in order to increase its capacity for production of sustainable flat-rolled aluminium. Novelis says the capex project will add 124 thousand metric tons per annum of hot mill capacity and an enhancement […]

Aluminum Association Transportation Group Makes Two Senior Appointments

The Aluminum Association’s Aluminum Transportation Group (ATG) announced this week that Alcoa’s John Thomas has been appointed as its chairman and Ganesh Panneer of Novelis as its vice chairman. Thomas succeeds Tom Boney of Novelis in the position. “These new appointments will ensure that the aluminum industry’s transportation group remains well-positioned as the adoption of […]

Automotive Sheet Aluminium Producers Fighting to Meet Increasing Demand: Boney

According to Tom Boney, the general manager of automotive for Novelis North America, sheet aluminium suppliers to the automotive industry have a major problem – they are struggling to fill the ever-increasing volume of orders they are receiving from automakers. Boney revealed this state of affairs to an audience at the Center for Automotive Research’s […]

Trio of Moves in Novelis’ Executive Team

Atlanta’s Novelis Inc. announced several new appointments to its executive team yesterday, naming two new vice presidents to Novelis North America and a new senior vice president to Novelis Europe. All appointments are effective as of September 1. For the company’s European branch, Emilio Braghi was appointed Senior Vice President, Novelis Inc., and President, Novelis […]