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Arconic announces appointment of David P. Hess to Board of Directors /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Arconic Inc. announced that its Board of Directors has appointed David P. Hess, former Executive Vice President and Chief Customer Officer, Aerospace, of United Technologies Corporation (UTC), to serve as an independent director on the Board, effective March 10, 2017. Mr. Hess ...

Arconic Press Release
METEF 2017: An increasingly qualified exhibition- to be held at VeronaFiere on June 21-24 /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

The eleventh METEF, to be held at VeronaFiere from 21st to 24th June 2017, is the world’s reference event for the aluminium, innovative metals, foundry equipment and solutions sector, and the automotive and transport division is the driver for all the industrial induced act ...

METEF Srl Press Release
Week in Review: A brief overview from the downstream aluminium industry /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

AlCircle outlines the downstream aluminium industry developments through its weekly recap. From the past week the industry has seen many acquisitions, investments, agreements and announcement of yearly reports by some of the top players in the downstream industry. Let’s exp ...

Top five aluminium alloy billet producers in the world /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

A billet is one of the most widely used aluminium product forms globally. Billets are created directly through continuous casting or extrusion or indirectly through hot rolling an ingot or bloom. The billet is normally suitable for alloyed aluminium. ...

Top five aluminium powder manufacturers in India /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

The global aluminium powder market is growing driven by the automotive paints and sealants and other industrial pigments sectors. During 2009-2016, the market has grown at a CAGR of two per cent reaching a volume of 589,012 tonnes in 2016. A recently published report suggests the ...

MWSD launches Xbrite+ forged aluminium wheels for European market /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Motor Wheel Service Distribution (MWSD), one of the leading independent European distributors of India’s forged aluminium wheels, has introduced the latest Xbrite+ forged aluminium wheels for the European market. The size of the Xbrite+ wheels is 17.5, 19.5 and 22.5 inch. ...

Week in Review: A quick recapitulation of headlines from the downstream aluminium industry /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

The downstream aluminium industry has seen a lot of development in the last week. AlCircle wraps up the downstream products vertical covering general, market, project and technology segments.  Here’s a sneak peek into some of the top stories of the week gone by:Cast al ...

Top Five Aluminium Wire Companies in the World /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

The global demand for aluminium wire is clearly on the rise. Earlier predicted to expand at a CAGR of 8.8% between 2014 and 2018, the material, critical for power infrastructure development has far outpaced the growth projections. The automotive and transportation, and constructi ...

Arconic monetizes majority of stake in Alcoa Corporation /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Arconic Inc. today announced that it has monetized more than 60 percent of the 36,311,767 shares it retained in Alcoa Corporation. The sale of 23,353,000 Alcoa Corporation shares will result in approximately $890 million in proceeds.The proceeds bolster the Company’s cash b ...

Arconic Press Release
China Zhongwang says its facilities conform to the highest international environmental standards /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

A number of Chinese aluminium companies are facing stern protest by citizens over pollution issues especially in the north-eastern city of Daqing. China Zhongwang Holdings, a Hong Kong-listed company that is being targeted by the protests says its production facilities conform to ...