First quarter 2017: Higher prices lift results, increased raw material costs
Hydro's underlying earnings before financial items and tax rose to NOK 2,284 million in the first quarter, from NOK 1,829 million in the fourth quarter. The increase mainly reflected higher realized all-in metal and alumina prices, somewhat offset by higher raw material costs.
April 28, 2017
Video: Involvement in new automotive line ‘a great honor’
“It was a great honor to be a part of this project.” Stefan Gärtner, Technical Project Manager for Hydro’s new automotive line in Grevenbroich, Germany, explains how colleagues came together to create the world’s most advanced production line for aluminium in cars.
April 26, 2017
Video: This is what Merkel and Solberg will see
Young engineer Lutz Kaufmann will have quite the day at work on May 4. He is in charge of giving Chancellor Angela Merkel and Prime Minister Erna Solberg a tour of our new automotive line. Here is how he plans to do it.
April 25, 2017
Merkel & Solberg to attend opening of Hydro’s new automotive line in Germany
Hydro will open the €130 million automotive line in Germany on May 4. The state-of-the-art production line will be unveiled by German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg.
April 24, 2017
Fatal accident at Karmøy
A contractor employee of the company Veidekke who was working at Hydro’s technology pilot site at Karmøy, Norway, died in a work accident just after 15:00 Thursday.
April 20, 2017
Video: The brains behind Hydro’s state-of the-art automotive line
On May 4, Hydro’s new EUR 130 million automotive line in Grevenbroich, Germany will be unveiled. Christoph Budde, plant manager at the plant in Grevenbroich talks about the facility that will help lightweight millions of new cars.
April 19, 2017
Take a look inside our new automotive line in Germany
On May 4, Hydro will officially open the new 130 MEUR state-of-the-art automotive line in Grevenbroich. Curious about how it looks inside? Get a sneak peek now!
April 7, 2017
Hydro opening EUR 130 million automotive line in Germany on May 4
Aluminium from the state-of-the-art facility will help lightweight millions of new cars each year – enabling them to further curb emissions. The new automotive line in Grevenbroich Germany, is one of Hydro’s strategic investments in European industry.
April 4, 2017
Primary insiders purchase shares under Long Term Incentive program and shares to employees
Norsk Hydro ASA has a share-based Long Term Incentive (LTI) in the form of a remuneration of 30 percent and 25 percent of annual base salary for the President and CEO and the other members of the Corporate Management Board respectively.
April 3, 2017
Norsk Hydro annual reporting 2016: Making the world lighter
“After years of improvement efforts motivated by the need to adapt to external challenges, we are now starting to take advantage of new opportunities,” President and CEO Svein Richard Brandtzæg writes in Hydro’s Annual report 2016.
March 17, 2017