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Recycling rate for cans at new record level

When considering the collection of cans in the remaining European countries and Turkey, the result is that the metal of more than 27.5 billion cans remains in the European circular economy and is available again for the production of new aluminium products. The collected cans represent a total amount of 390,000 tons of recycled aluminium, preventing more than 3.12 million tonnes of greenhouse gas emissions.
 
Moreover, these collected cans represent a total amount of 390,000 tons of recycled aluminium, avoiding more than 3.12 million tonnes of greenhouse gas emissions...

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Asia Automotive Lightweight Procurement Symposium

The Asia 2015 symposium will take place from the 6th – 8th of July 2015 at the Jumeirah Himalayas Hotel in Shanghai and will feature keynotes and speakers as well as exhibitors from Audi, DGS Druckguss, JSC, Novelis and Magna.

Other potential keynotes and speakers from BMW Powertrain, Daimler Trucks, General Motors of Shanghai, Tatasteel, Qoros, UACJ, Volkswagen, .... ZF are considering their participation.

The 2nd AluMag symposium is held in the days leading up to the ALUMINIUM China and China Diecasting shows, both taking place at the Shanghai New International...

Double award success for Combilift

As well as developing products for more productive materials handling, Combilift focuses on delivering machines which offer precise and easy operation and winning the Ergonomics Category for its Rotating Operator Console underlines its commitment to providing the best possible environment for the operator.

Alcoa to acquire RTI International Metals

Alcoa will purchase RTI in a stock-for-stock transaction with an enterprise value of $1.5 billion.

With RTI, Alcoa will grow its value-add businesses and further strengthen its aerospace portfolio. RTI will expand Alcoa’s range of titanium offerings and add advanced technologies and materials, increasing the company’s position as a leading industrial...

Advanced bonding technology partnership

The first product to launch as a result of this partnership is BONDERITE® M-NT 8453, the latest evolution in aluminium surface pre-treatments, providing a cost-effective adhesive bonding system for the most demanding vehicle requirements.
 
“The collaboration between Henkel and Novelis allows us to combine our respective areas of expertise – surface treatment and aluminium – to...

Advanced bonding technology patnership

The first product to launch as a result of this partnership is BONDERITE® M-NT 8453, the latest evolution in aluminium surface pre-treatments, providing a cost-effective adhesive bonding system for the most demanding vehicle requirements.
 
“The collaboration between Henkel and Novelis allows us to combine our respective areas of expertise – surface treatment and aluminium – to...

AluMag Symposium a success

The ‘Automotive Lightweight Procurement Symposium’ is the first event that brings together the procurement and supply side of lightweight materials and their advanced processes (aluminium, carbon, composites, high strength steel, magnesium as well as thermoplastics) in accompany with cost balance or reduction. 

Localisation, best buy country and make or buy were some of the topics presented at the AluMag symposium. The event is designed for procurement executives who are part of the lightweight supply chain and engineering as well as technical sales managers...