Recycling center to be built at Alunorf

Novelis Inc. has commissioned a recycling center expansion at Aluminium Norf GmbH in Neuss.

Hannelore Kraft, Prime Minister of North Rhine, officially opened the new facility at a ceremony attended by company representatives, customers and local officials. The event marked the commissioning of the twin-chamber melting furnace and processing plant designed to recycle 50,000 metric tons of aluminum scrap per year to feed the rolling mills of Alunorf. The plant, which is a joint venture of Novelis and Hydro Aluminium, is the world’s largest aluminum rolling complex with 2,170 employees.