Always Up for the Challenge – Interview with Almex USA CEO: Ravi Tilak

While at the ALUMINUM USA trade show in Detroit, Michigan in November 2015, Light Metal Age had the opportunity to interview a number of notable members of the aluminum industry. This third interview in the series conducted by Ann Marie Fellom, publisher, presents Ravi Tilak, President and CEO of Almex USA, headquartered in Buena Park, CA.

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Almex USA to Supply Complete Greenfield Casthouse to Kobe Steel Group

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Buena Park, California, USA – March 2017 – Almex USA Inc. has announced its selection as the technology and equipment provider for a U.S. subsidiary of the Kobe Steel Group. The new greenfield Casthouse facility, presently under construction in Bowling Green, Kentucky, will be owned and operated by Kobelco Aluminum Products & Extrusions Inc. […]

Almex Premiers Its First Process Video on LARS®

Buena Park, California, USA – October, 2014 – Almex USA Inc. has announced the premier of its first aluminum casthouse process video for its state-of-the-art LARS® aluminum degassing and purification system (LARS stands for Liquid Aluminum Refining System).
In an effort to simplify some of the mystery around casthouse equipment, this video is the first […]

Almex USA MiniCast™ System Converts On-Site Extrusion Scrap into Quality Billet

Buena Park, California, USA – August, 2014 – A leading supplier of state of the art aluminum casthouse equipment and technology, Almex USA has been featured in Light Metal Age’s August 2014 issue for its micro-casthouse technology, MiniCast™, that helps aluminum fabricators convert on-site scrap into high-quality billet.
At its core, MiniCast is a complete “mini” aluminum […]

#5DaysOfSafety, 5 Safety Tips, One Ultimate Goal

So what is this #5DaysofSafety?
If you missed Almex’s introductory post, check it out here.

Click on the “+”  to expand each day’s post.

Every casthouse should maintain safety policies & procedures that are catered to its unique needs in addition to statutory and regulatory obligations. One size does not fit all, here. The information listed above […]

#5DaysOfSafety Tips for a Safer Aluminum Casthouse

In light of The Aluminum Association’s annual Regional Casthouse Safety Workshop taking place June 11th & 12th in Ontario, Calif., Almex USA is launching the #5DaysOfSafety campaign to promote safety awareness for aluminum casthouse operations.
To kick off #5DaysOfSafety, Almex is releasing an infographic outlining five (of the many) safety tips to consider when working with molten aluminum.  Almex will also be releasing […]

Almex USA Hires New Sales Manager for Its Growing Team

Buena Park, CA – July, 2014 – Almex USA Inc. announced it has expanded its sales team with the recent hire of James “Jim” Madgett. Effective the 1st of July, Jim will serve as Sales Manager for Almex’s growing product line of aluminum DC casthouse equipment, technology, and services.

“Almex is excited to welcome Jim […]

Almex Presents at Brazil’s ExpoAluminio on Aerospace Aluminum

Come listen to our very own Director of Strategic Initiatives and Corporate Development, Mr. Subramanian Arumugam, give a special presentation this Tuesday São Paulo, Brazil! The talk is scheduled for 3:30pm during the Congress Proceedings of the ExpoAluminio Conference and Exhibition. For more information, click here for a direct link to the organizer’s website.
If you’re going to […]

Repeat Billet Casting Equipment Customers, a Measure of Almex Quality and Service

Buena Park, California – March, 2014 – Further strengthening its position as the leading provider of aerospace-grade aluminum casthouse machinery and technology, Almex is proud to announce that it has undertaken its fourth contract from a very well-known player in the global aluminum market. The customer, one of the largest aluminum extrusion companies in […]

Almex Announces New Product Offering to Automation System Lineup: AMAS™

Buena Park, California – October, 2013 – Having accurate information delivered to the right people and at the right time has long been a need of management personnel in any industry. In today’s era of high speed communication, nearly every casthouse manager is already outfitted with an incredible tool for automation system monitoring- their […]