Reminder

Explosions as a result of water/molten metal contact are well known accidents in the metallurgical industry that sometimes have significant human and material consequences. Following the reception of aluminum turning at our sister Cie Sotrem, in which we found a plastic cleaner container, it seems essential to remind us of this important safety rule. 

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Implementation of a new quality policy at Shawinigan-Aluminum

The president and CEO of Shawinigan-Aluminum asigned last November, the new Quality policy of the plant. In a quality management system, a quality policy is a document developed by management to express the directive of the top management with respect to quality. The quality policy reflects the management’s commitment to quality that counts for an organization. It is integrated with corporate objectives and values.

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Shawinigan Aluminium obtains a subsidy for its project of Energy Efficiency

Shawinigan, May 8, 2018: Shawinigan Aluminium forges ahead with its project of replacing the burner of the maintaining furnace by a pair of regenerative ones. The plant manager M. Patrice Dupuis made the announcement during the press conference today. “This technology is considerate to be one of the most valuable on the market in regard to efficiency and energy savings. According to the results of the study made by Hatch enginering, this replacement will reduce our gas consumption of 20% for the same amount of remelted metal.”

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