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Arconic expands capacity

Published: February 13, 2019 by Nadine Bloxsome

Arconic Inc. has announced an investment of approximately $100 million to expand its hot mill capability and add downstream equipment capabilities to manufacture industrial and automotive aluminium products in its Tennessee Operations facility near Knoxville, Tennessee.

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Potline reopens

Published: February 13, 2019 by Nadine Bloxsome

Aldel located in Delfzijl, the Netherlands, has announced the reopening of potline one following the purchase of the business by York Capital in 2017. 

This is part of the on-going capital investment in both equipment and people as the plant moves towards full production by the end of…

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ALUMINIUM India 2019

Published: February 13, 2019 by Nadine Bloxsome

ALUMINIUM INDIA 2019 has clearly evidenced the future market opportunities and rising demand for technologies in the aluminium industry on the Indian continent.

In excess of 2,000 visitors travelled to the East Indian city of Bhubaneswar to visit the trade fair from 31 January to 2…

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Arconic separation

Published: February 12, 2019 by Nadine Bloxsome

Arconic announced in its Fourth Quarter 2018 Highlights that the portfolio will be separated into Engineered Products & Forgings and Global Rolled Products, with a spin-off of one of the businesses. 

In addition, the Company will also explore the potential sale of businesses that do not…

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Decade-low demand

Published: February 11, 2019 by Nadine Bloxsome

According to an announcement by Alcoa, global demand for aluminium is likely to grow this year at its slowest pace since the global recession of 2009.

Roy Harvey, Alcoa’s chief executive, said in a presentation to analysts that the company expected worldwide demand to grow by 3-4 per cent…

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