CHICAGO Aluminium Bahrain
BSC (Alba) has joined the Aluminum Extruders Council (AEC) as
it looks to become more involved in what the company said is a
growing aluminum market in the United States.
"We are confident that this
membership will further serve to enhance our growth strategy in
the important North American market and also contribute towards
expanding our understanding of new and emerging technologies in
further improving our products," Alba chief marketing officer
Jean Baptiste Lucas said in a statement.
Boris Santosi, Albas sales
and marketing manager for Europe and the Americas, as well as
Garry Martin, the companys metallurgy and customer
technical assistance manager, were among Albas staff who
attended the AEC annual meeting in Orlando, Fla.
Aluminium Bahrain, which has hot
metal output capacity of 890,000 tonnes per year, produces
aluminum extrusion ingot in either cut-to-length billet form
from 500 millimeters long or in long form with a saleable
length of up to 7,600 mm, according to the companys