Hydro is one of the world's largest integrated aluminium companies, holding important market positions in America, Asia and the Pacific region. Our focus on innovation, quality and cost-efficient solutions has led us to achieve market leadership in many of the industry's most important market segments, such as the automotive, packaging, construction and the printing industries. We are also very active in the field of common consumer goods.
Hydro are also a global leader in the manufacture of super high purity aluminium, supplying a wide range of modern technical applications.
Hydro supplies aluminum alloys into industries such as:
- Automotive and Transport
- Building Systems
- Casthouse Products
- Extruded Products
- Rolled Products
- Wire Rod
Aluminium Products for the Automotive and Transport Industry
Hydro works to satisfy the increasing demand for individual, lightweight construction solutions with the development and production of forward-thinking aluminium components for the automotive and transport industry.
Aluminium Building Systems
Aluminium's strength, low density, corrosion resistance and design flexibility make it the ideal material for building applications. Hydro offers three brands: Technal, Wicona and Domal.
Aluminium Casthouse Products
Hydro is one of the leading suppliers of extrusion ingot, sheet ingot, foundry alloys and high-purity aluminium with a global production network. We supply the market with over 3 million tonnes of casthouse products annually.
Aluminium Extruded Products
The use of aluminium extrusions is growing rapidly worldwide. They are increasingly used in a variety of new applications. As a construction material, aluminium extrusions free the imagination and expand the parameters of possibilities.
Rolled Aluminium Products
Hydro is a worldwide leader in rolled aluminium products, supplying around 1 million tonnes of rolled products in 2006, created by a workforce of more than 4,000.
Aluminium Wire Rod
Hydro is a major producer of top-quality aluminium wire rod, supported by well-equipped research centers in Norway.