Hilde Merete Aasheim appointed new CEO of HydroMon, 18 Mar 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Hilde Merete Aasheim has been appointed new President and CEO of Norwegian aluminium company Norsk Hydro ASA. Aasheim succeeds Svein Richard Brandtzg, who has decided to step down after 10 years. The appointment will be effective May 8, 2019.
Norsk Hydro annual reporting 2018Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:00:00 GMT
In our first year as a fully integrated and truly global aluminium company, we showed encouraging progress in designing, developing and delivering aluminium products and solutions worldwide. But 2018 was also heavily affected by the production embargo at our alumina refinery Alunorte in Brazil, President and CEO Svein Richard Brandtzg writes in his letter to shareholders.
BusinessLine and MCX will host Commodity Conclave in ChennaiWed, 13 Mar 2019 03:19:01 GMT
A panel discussion on the theme Metal contracts at India-discovered price the advantage for users ... Speakers will discuss the benefits of hedging on aluminium and zinc futures on the commodity exchange for users of the metal.
Russia: Nazarovsky pit mines 470 million tons of coalWed, 13 Mar 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Rusal intends to announce the end of the construction of the Boguchansky Aluminum Works first stage in late March. The second line of the first stage will increase the enterprise capacity 2-fold, to some 300 thousand tons. BoAZ is being constructed by Rusal together with Rushydro. The first line with the capacity of 150 thousand
Russia: ChMK expands channel portfolioWed, 13 Mar 2019 00:00:00 GMT
The Uralelectromed subsidiary (The Manufacture of non-ferrous metals alloys) has produced a cone-sieve for the copper sulfate shop. Previously the sieve was ordered in Germany and had a thickness of 1 mm. The subsidiary increased the wall thickness to 3 mm, and the sieve proved to be much cheaper in production. At present the cone-sieve
Aluminium production at Neuss affected by damages to roof constructionWed, 13 Mar 2019 00:00:00 GMT
A pipe connecting fume treatment centers at Hydro's aluminum plant in Neuss, fell on the roof of one of the electrolysis halls of the plant leading to damages to the building and reduced production.
Constellium to expand extrusion capacity at Singen, Germany ...Tue, 12 Mar 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Constellium is expanding its plant in Singen, Germany, with an additional aluminium extrusion press to supply automotive customers in Europe. The company will build a dedicated 8,000 sq m hall on its Singen campus for an expected start of production in mid-2020. Constellium anticipates
Aluminium recycling could double with new reforms, says Green ...Tue, 12 Mar 2019 00:00:00 GMT
New reforms, including a deposit return scheme (DRS), could see aluminium recycling almost double if implemented, preventing around 50 million of wasted resources each year, according to a new report by environmental think tank Green Alliance. The report, released on 11th March and titled
Glencore Reaches Zinc Treatment Agreement with NorandaMon, 11 Mar 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Glencore Reaches Zinc Treatment Agreement with Noranda Glencore Canada has reached an agreement with Noranda Income Fund regarding buying zinc concentrate and selling zinc metal.
Recycled alloy researchFri, 08 Mar 2019 00:00:00 GMT
High-strength aluminium alloys produced from completely recycled metals could be developed as a result of a UK-led research partnership. Aluminium production consumes 3.5 per cent of the worlds electricity supply, while producing one per cent of global carbon dioxide emissions. However,
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