Tagged: Michigan

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...

Michael Moore salute Norwegian Cinema

The Traverse City Film Festival – a showcase in Michigan, USA, founded in 2005 by American documentary filmmaker Michael Moore – has this year programmed a ”Salute to Norway” with four Norwegian films, including...

Relationship between Norway, North Dakota celebrated

Independence Day observances for 30 people with ties to North Dakota began a week early this year when they participated in a June 28 ceremony in Oslo, Norway, organized by Norwegian officials that recognized...

GM, Chrysler announcements sting Hydro

Hydro does not rule out further reductions in its production of extruded aluminium automotive components and systems as result of the announcements that automakers General Motors and Chrysler are suspending vehicle production at most...

Top honors to Hydro innovation

Japanese car maker Toyota has just presented its Global Technology & Development Award to Hydro – the Norwegian supplier of aluminium bumper beams to the world’s auto manufacturers. Hydro’s automotive structures plant in Holland,...

Hydro to close precision tubing plant in Michigan

Hydro has decided to consolidate its aluminium precision tubing operations in North America as result of the extremely challenging situation in the automotive industry, and will consequently close its aluminium tubing plant in Michigan....

Think Announces U.S. Factory Plans

Norway’s pioneering electric car maker, Think, plans to open a new manufacturing plant and technical center in the United States. The company is currently in discussions with eight states, including Michigan, hoping to host...