Tagged: aluminum

Hydro to close extrusion plant at Karmøy in 2012

Hydro has decided to phase out its extrusion plant at Karmøy in 2012 as part of its work to restructure the production of aluminum profiles in Norway. Operations at the company’s extrusion plants at...

Norsk Hydro Q2 profit more than doubles

OSLO, Norway — Norwegian aluminum producer Norsk Hydro ASA on Tuesday posted a more than doubled second-quarter net profit, citing higher aluminum prices and increased sales. For Full Story & Source: AP

Aluminium helps cut greenhouse gas emissions

The aluminum industry can be CO2 positive in a decade’s time. Reduced emissions from recycling, as well as the use of aluminum in automotive, buildings and in solar energy, will more than offset CO2...

Hygroove aluminium tube matches performance – at lower cost

Hydro’s internally enhanced aluminium tubing shows performance equal to helical enhanced copper tube, but with less cost, in the heat exchanger units traditionally used within the HVAC&R industry. Hygroove is the name of Hydro’s...

Qatalum opening strikes right note

Political leaders from Qatar and Norway painted a positive picture for the aluminium industry when they spoke at the spectacular opening of Qatalum in Mesaieed on Monday. In a colorful program, the two cultures...

Hydro closes aluminum tubing plant in Michigan

Hydro has discontinued production and closed the doors at its aluminium tubing plant in Michigan, winding up the closure process that started last year and ending 70 years of manufacturing operations at the Adrian...

Knut Bry at Heiberg Cummings in New York City

Knut Bry’s “That & This” photographs at Heiberg Cummings Gallery in NYC from September 16 through October 7. Heiberg Cummings and Turid Meeker Contemporary Art exhibit an exhibition of photographs by Knut Bry, an...