A History of Innovation. When it comes to aluminium technology, Alcoais not only the leader, but the foremost expert. Our global network incorporates the expertise of scientists, engineers and technicians spanning across 31 countries – all led by the Alcoa Technical Center, the world’s largest light metal R&D center, located in Pennsylvania.
Since 1888, Alcoa has introduced more than 8,000 patents benefiting a wide variety of industries. From automotive to aerospace – building and construction systems to consumer product packaging – Alcoa is the go-to solution provider for corporations around the globe.
Alcoa mines it, refines it, and then engineers it into useful products. The Alcoa network provides a global footprint offering innovation in all stages of aluminium development, engineering and production. From top to bottom, Alcoa has aluminium covered.