POST Online Media Lite Edition


Alro selected as provider of aluminium products by Airbus

Staff Writer |
Aluminium producer Alro has been selected as a provider for aluminium by Airbus, the leading aircraft manufacturer.

Article continues below

The agreement is for a multi year period, starting 2017. Under the terms of the Contract, Alro will supply Aluminium Flat Rolled Productsfor aircraft manufacturing.

“We are looking forward to starting this partnership with Airbus and supplying best quality aluminium plates for the aerospace industry”, said Gheorghe Dobra, Alro CEO.

“This opportunity is yet another confirmation that the significant investments we made in upgrading our production facilities and extending our portfolio were successful.

“We are committed to offering our customers the best products available on the market and to meeting all their requirements and specifications in terms of quality, portfolio and terms of supply”.

Alro holds the NADCAP (National Aerospace and Defence Contractor Accreditation Programme) performance certification for conformity with aerospace industry requirements.

The certificate was awarded by the NADCAP Management Council, in accordance with SAE Aerospace Standard AS 7003, following the testing of aluminium alloys produced at Slatina for heat treatment, conductivity measurement, tensile testing, hardness and metallography.

What to read next

Airbus to set up innovation center in China
Korea Aerospace, Airbus unit team on helicopter sales
Airbus to cut 1,164 jobs to boost performance