Slab Casting


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 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 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 […]

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 […]