February 12, 2013

Employee of Alcoa Metallurg Rus is Named Best Employee of Industrial Complex of the Don

Rostov-on-Don – Ivan Boriskin, an employee of ZAO Alcoa Metallurg Rus (Belaya Kalitva, Rostov Region), is named Best Employee of Industrial Complex of the Don. The honorable title is awarded to highly professional employees of fabricating facilities of the Rostov region. The awardees of the titles Best Employee of Industrial Complex of the Don and Best Engineer of Industrial Complex of the Don were announced during a ceremony in Rostov-on-Don.

Ivan Boriskin, Director of Cookware Production, has made significant contributions in the development of the area he heads. The cookware under Kalitva trademark was named one of 100 Best Russian Products in the category Industrial Consumer Goods.

The titles Best Employee of Industrial Complex of the Don was established in 2009. Annually it is awarded to 25 best employees of the local industry. The awardees receive certificates and medals, as well as financial awards from the employer.

ZAO Alcoa Metallurg Rus is the leading producer of fabricated aluminum in the South of Russia. The plant produces a wide range of flat rolled products, extrusions, tubes and forgings in compliance with international and Russian standards. The facility traditionally supplies aerospace, automotive, building and construction and other industries. Alcoa Metallurg Rus also produces aluminum pots and pans under Kalitva trademark (www.kalitva-posuda.ru).
The plant’s quality management system is certified to comply with the following standards: BS EN 9100:2003, ISO 9001:2000, EN 9104:P1 for aluminum and fabricated aluminum production - ingots, plate, sheet, coils, profiles, tubes, forgings and extrusions.

About Alcoa
Alcoa is the world’s leading producer of primary and fabricated aluminum, as well as the world’s largest miner of bauxite and refiner of alumina. In addition to inventing the modern-day aluminum industry, Alcoa innovation has been behind major milestones in the aerospace, automotive, packaging, building and construction, commercial transportation, consumer electronics and industrial markets over the past 125 years. Among the solutions Alcoa markets are flat-rolled products, hard alloy extrusions, and forgings, as well as Alcoa® wheels, fastening systems, precision and investment castings, and building systems in addition to its expertise in other light metals such as titanium and nickel-based super alloys. Sustainability is an integral part of Alcoa’s operating practices and the product design and engineering it provides to customers. Alcoa has been a member of the Dow Jones Sustainability Index for 11 consecutive years and approximately 75 percent of all of the aluminum ever produced since 1888 is still in active use today. Alcoa employs approximately 61,000 people in 30 countries across the world. For more information, visit www.alcoa.com and follow @Alcoa on Twitter at twitter.com/Alcoa.

Alcoa first entered Russia in 1993. In 2005 the company acquired two fabricating facilities in Samara and Belaya Kalitva. Since 2005 Alcoa has invested over $800 million to upgrade its Russian facilities.