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. […]

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 Sets World Record with Its 52 inch Billet Mold Technology

Buena Park, California – August, 2013 – Affirming its position as the industry leader in advanced aluminum direct chill (DC) casting technologies, Almex has announced the successful commissioning of the world’s latest billet mold measuring 52” (1320 mm) diameter. The casting, which was conducted at an undisclosed customer’s location, weighs over 210 lbs per […]

Almex Highlighted as Featured Supplier to World Leaders in Aerospace Markets

Buena Park, California, USA – November, 2012– A trusted supplier to the world’s largest companies in the aerospace metals market, Almex has been highlighted in the October 2012 issue of Light Metal Age magazine for its involvement in establishing a New Global Technology Center for Universal Alloy Corporation (UAC).
The plant which was commissioned in […]

Almex Rejuvenates 30-year Old Pit for Aerospace Alloy Slab Production

Buena Park, California, USA – September, 2012 – Almex USA proudly announced the successful commissioning of a retro-fitted slab line at Northeast Light Alloy Company, Ltd. (NELA) in Harbin, China.
Extensive furnace upgrades were made to the 25 tonne line by NELA in order to produce both soft and hard alloy slabs.  In an effort to […]

Almex’s CASTRIGHT II™ Confirms Its Rank Among DC Cast Slab Automation Systems

Long Beach, California, USA – February,2012–A highly automated and safety-conscious aluminium DC slab casting plant is a dream come true according to plant owners, managers, and casting operators. This dream has become a reality for the staff of one plant in China where Almex’s industry-leading equipment, process technology, and automation have proven their […]

Hindalco-Almex Aerospace Limited, A New Platform for Aerospace Aluminum in India

Buena Park, California – April, 2010 – An open house for the Hindalco-Almex Aerospace Limited (HAAL) greenfield casthouse took place at the new facility in Aurangabad, India on March 4, 2010. The state-of-the-art facility is designed to manufacture aluminum billet for aerospace, defense, and other specialized applications. The construction of such a facility in […]

Turnkey Facility Installed & Commissioned in Miluo, China

LONGZHOU, China – March 2008 – Almex has successfully commissioned a MiniCast™ billet plant at the Miluo Longzhou Aluminium Company plant in Miluo, China. The plant is capable of producing 2000, 6000 and 7000 series aluminum alloy extrusion billet in 6” x 40 strand, 7” x 36 strand and 10” x 24 strand diameters […]