Vigeland Metal Refinery AS

Vigeland Metal Refinery
  • Number of employees: 34
  • Began production: 1908
  • Production: 8 500 tonnes of highly refined aluminium annually
  • Products/specialties: Highly refined aluminium

The metal refinery at Vigeland is a leading producer of highly refined aluminium with 99.99 percent purity, which is used in LCD monitors, computers, mobile phones and tablets.

The metal refinery is located next door to the Vigeland Brug power plant, which produces about 180 GWh a year. The metal refinery thus has steady access to clean, renewable hydropower for its production needs. Vigeland started aluminium production as early as 1908, making it the oldest aluminium plant still in operation in Norway.


Updated: October 3, 2016