July 12, 2010

Alcoa Metallurg Rus is the Best Community Partner!

Rostov-on-Don – On July 9th the administration of Rostov Region held an awards ceremony for winners of the all-Russian competition named Russian Organization of High Social Effectiveness. Alcoa Metallurg Rus (Belaya Kalitva) was deservedly named winner in the category For Participation in Addressing Social Needs of the Territories and Developing Corporate Charity. Its community program, volunteering, environmental projects have benefited the Belaya Kalitva town and the local area. But there is more to come. The implementation of the new plans in cooperation with community partners will continue to improve the world around us.

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.

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 aluminum, fabricated aluminum and 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 120 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 eight consecutive years and approximately 75 percent of all of the aluminum ever produced since 1888 is still in active use today. Alcoa employs approximately 59,000 people in 31 countries across the world.

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 $750 million to upgrade its Russian facilities.


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A. Bedrik, Deputy Governor of Rostov Region, hands the award to Vladislav Pavlov, Location Manager, Alcoa Metallurg Rus