Qatalum working to solve logistical challenges arising from Middle-East tensions
The Qatalum aluminium plant is working to solve outbound logistical challenges arising from the uncertain situation in the Middle-East after Saudi Arabia, UAE, Bahrain and Egypt cut off transportation links and severed diplomatic ties with Qatar.
June 6, 2017
Stock exchange announcement
New board member in Hydro
The Corporate Assembly in Norsk Hydro ASA on Tuesday approved Svein Kåre Sund as new member of Hydro’s Board of Directors for a period of two years.
May 24, 2017
Chancellor Merkel at Hydro automotive line inauguration: ‘A promise for the future’
German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg inaugurated Hydro’s new automotive line for light and advanced aluminium solutions in cars, in Germany.
May 4, 2017
Hydro inaugurates EUR 130 million automotive line in Germany
At 11:15 CET today, Hydro President & CEO Svein Richard Brandtzæg will officially open the new state-of-the-art automotive line for aluminium in cars, in Grevenbroich, Germany – together with German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg.
May 4, 2017
Save food – with aluminium
A little aluminium goes a long way. In fact, a single 25-kg ingot can help protect the contents of 19,000 one-liter cartons!
May 2, 2017
Video: Lighter vehicles with Hydro’s new automotive line
Stefan Knabben, Sales Director at the Hydro Rolled Products plant in Grevenbroich, Germany, is excited about delivering even more advanced aluminium to leading European car makers: “With this material, they are able to produce more light vehicles, and reduce CO2 emissions from the future cars.”
May 2, 2017
First quarter 2017: Higher prices lift results, increased raw material costs
Hydro's underlying earnings before financial items and tax rose to NOK 2,284 million in the first quarter, from NOK 1,829 million in the fourth quarter. The increase mainly reflected higher realized all-in metal and alumina prices, somewhat offset by higher raw material costs.
April 28, 2017
Video: Involvement in new automotive line ‘a great honor’
“It was a great honor to be a part of this project.” Stefan Gärtner, Technical Project Manager for Hydro’s new automotive line in Grevenbroich, Germany, explains how colleagues came together to create the world’s most advanced production line for aluminium in cars.
April 26, 2017
Video: This is what Merkel and Solberg will see
Young engineer Lutz Kaufmann will have quite the day at work on May 4. He is in charge of giving Chancellor Angela Merkel and Prime Minister Erna Solberg a tour of our new automotive line. Here is how he plans to do it.
April 25, 2017
Merkel & Solberg to attend opening of Hydro’s new automotive line in Germany
Hydro will open the €130 million automotive line in Germany on May 4. The state-of-the-art production line will be unveiled by German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg.
April 24, 2017