Hydro opens automotive line on May 4

New automotive line 3 interior
Photo: Axel Hartmann/PBR
  • 4 May 2017

  • Grevenbroich, Germany (Map)
    Aluminiumstrasse 1, 411515 Grevenbroich, Germany

Hydro is opening a new, state-of-the-art production line in Grevenbroich, Germany, for aluminium parts to the automotive industry. The opening event will take place at the new automotive line located at our Grevenbroich plant.

Hard facts about Hydro new automotive line

  • Annual capacity: 150,000 tonnes
  • Investment cost: EUR 130 million
  • Customer examples: Mercedes-Benz, Audi, BMW, Peugeot, Citroën
  • Facility: 190 meters long, run by 55 operators on five shifts
  • Efficiency: Facility consumes 36 % less energy than similar production lines