Novelis Casts First Ingot at New Aluminium Recycling Center in Nachterstedt, Germany

Nachterstedt, Germany, June 11, 2014

Novelis, the world leader in aluminium rolling and recycling, announced today that it successfully cast the first production-sized ingot – almost 10 meters long – at ist 200 million Euro aluminium recycling and casting center in Nachterstedt, Germany. Located adjacent to the company’s existing Aluminium rolling mill, the new plant will produce up to 400,000 metric tons of aluminium sheet ingot from recycled material annually, and is projected to be the world’s largest aluminium recycling center. The company is still in the process of actively recruiting qualified candidates to fill the center’s 200 new jobs.

After laying the first stone in March 2013, celebrating the roofing ceremony in June 2013 and installing the first equipment in November 2013, the Project continues to progress on schedule.

AIC is responsable for the General Engineering.

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