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Novelis Expands Aluminum Capabilities with Kentucky Investment

Novelis Expands Aluminum Capabilities with Kentucky Investment

Novelis Inc., a major player in aluminum rolling and recycling, has announced plans to build an approximately $300 million automotive aluminum sheet manufacturing facility in Guthrie, Kentucky.

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Aleris Opens Kentucky Aluminum Plant

By on November 20, 2017 in IN THE NEWS, MATERIAL MATTERS
Aleris Opens Kentucky Aluminum Plant

Aleris, a global aluminum manufacturer, has opened its $400 million aluminum automotive body sheet production facility in Lewisport, Kentucky.

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KAAP Expanding Again in Kentucky Thanks to Lighter Vehicles

KAAP Expanding Again in Kentucky Thanks to Lighter Vehicles

“This is our 12th year producing aluminum automobile suspension parts in Kentucky. Two years ago we decided to make our sixth investment, and due to the increasing necessity of lighter vehicles, we have decided to make another investment.”

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Kobe Steel to Produce Aluminium Auto
Extrusions in U.S.

Kobe Steel to Produce Aluminium Auto <br>Extrusions in U.S.

Kobe Steel announced it would manufacture and sell aluminium extrusions for the automotive sector in the US. The new business will operate through a company called Kobelco Aluminium Products and Extrusions (KPEX) in Bowling Green, Kentucky. KPEX will make bumper materials for cars and car frame materials. The new company will have an integrated production facility, […]

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Japan’s UACJ to Buy American Auto Framemaker

Japan’s UACJ to Buy American Auto Framemaker

UACJ plans to acquire a U.S. aluminum automotive frame manufacturer, aiming to tap expected growth in the North American market. The Tokyo-based maker of nonferrous-metal products will purchase SRS Industries for $155 million by the end of May under a deal announced earlier this week. SRS is the No. 1 manufacturer of automotive aluminum structural […]

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