Hydro to resume production on Husnes line
Hydro has made an investment decision to upgrade and start up the second production line at Hydro Husnes, Norway. With both lines in operation, production of primary aluminium at Husnes will double.
December 14, 2017
Hydro acquires Arconic’s extrusion plants in Brazil
Hydro Extruded Solutions AS has agreed with Arconic to acquire its two extrusion plants in Brazil. The agreement will strengthen Hydro’s downstream position in Brazil and create a solid platform for further growth.
December 8, 2017
Hydro Holmestrand is 100 years old: ‘A part of Norwegian industrial history’
On Saturday, December 9, Hydro Holmestrand is celebrating 100 years of aluminium production at the plant.
December 7, 2017
Capital Markets Day 2017: Adding value across the value chain
During 2017, Hydro became the global market’s only fully integrated aluminium company, acquiring full ownership in extrusion champion Sapa and further extending its value chain. At the Capital Markets Day 2017, Hydro will present priorities for further value creation, based on global leadership, growth and optionality, and sustainable solutions.
November 30, 2017
Hydro launches certified low-carbon aluminum products
Hydro today announced two new low-carbon aluminium products, designed to help customers reach their sustainability goals and meet the demand from ever more climate-conscious consumers. The new products will be independently certified by DNV GL.
November 27, 2017
Fatal incident at Phoenix aluminum facility
An employee was involved in a fatal incident while performing routine work at Hydro’s Phoenix, Arizona, aluminum manufacturing facility.
November 8, 2017
Hydro signs new long-term power contract for Norwegian aluminium portfolio
Norwegian aluminium company Norsk Hydro ASA's fully owned subsidiary Hydro Energi AS has signed a long-term power contract with Markbygden Ett AB, a Swedish wind power company, for annual baseload supply of 1.65 TWh in the period from the beginning of 2021 to the end of 2039.
November 7, 2017
Hydro extends biodiversity research partnership in Brazil
On October 31, partners of the Brazil-Norway Biodiversity Research Consortium (BRC) signed and extended the partnership agreement for another five years. Established in 2013, BRC creates research programs strengthening the preservation of natural biodiversity of mined areas.
November 1, 2017
Successful placement of new bonds
Reference is made to the announcement on October 18, 2017. Norsk Hydro ASA has successfully issued senior unsecured bond issues in total of NOK 3.0 billion and SEK 3.0 billion. The transaction is split on five tranches:
October 31, 2017
Third quarter 2017: Results down on increased raw material costs and currency
Hydro's underlying earnings before financial items and tax decreased to NOK 2,446 million in the third quarter, down from NOK 2,930 million in the second quarter. The decrease mainly reflects higher raw material costs and negative currency effects.
October 25, 2017