Tagged: Svein Richard Brandtzæg

Hydro CEO new chair of International Aluminum Institute

Hydro’s President and CEO Svein Richard Brandtzæg has been elected chairperson of International Aluminium Institute (IAI), the global aluminium industry association. “I am honored by this appointment, at a time when aluminium metal and...

Hydro continues cooperation with Amnesty International Norway

Hydro has had a cooperation agreement with Amnesty International Norway since 2002. Amnesty representatives recently met with President and CEO Svein Richard Brandtzæg, who renewed the agreement. “Amnesty International is an important ‘sparring partner’...

Hydro reports huge third quarter loss

Norsk Hydro, one of Norway’s biggest industrial concerns, reported a huge quarterly loss on Oct. 27. Hydro had an underlying loss before financial items and tax of NOK 793 million in the third quarter,...

Hydro divests automotive structures activities

Norsk Hydro ASA has entered into an agreement to divest its automotive structures business to Benteler Automobiltechnik GmbH, the automotive division of the large German industrial enterprise Benteler Group with headquarters in Paderborn, Germany. The...

New test center for intelligent building solutions

The new “Wicona Test Center” – one of the most advanced of its kind – opens a window to an energy-efficient future for buildings. Centrally localized in Germany, the center is a showcase for...