4+ global locations
ALVANCE British Aluminium
ALVANCE British Aluminium’s smelting facilities are driven by hydro-electric power and a complex of on-site bio-diesel units. This combination of renewable energy sources makes the site one of the greenest metal production plants in the UK.
ALVANCE British Aluminium serves the national and international market with semi-finished aluminium, and its vision is to add value through the development of downstream manufacturing based on the liquid aluminium produced on site.
ALVANCE Aluminium Dunkerque
Located in Northern France, the ALVANCE Aluminium Dunkerque plant was founded in 1991. It is the largest primary aluminium smelter in Europe, specialising in the manufacture of aluminium slabs and ingots with over 99% purity, which have a high level of demand across a range of value-added applications in the transport, automotive, aerospace, packaging, building and construction industries.
The site has three major manufacturing areas, which include anode production, electrolysis and foundry.
ALVANCE Aluminium Wheels
ALVANCE Wheels is the French manufacturer and Tier 1 supplier to the automotive industry, specialising in the design and production alloy wheels.
Starting with ingots sourced from ALVANCE Aluminium Dunkerque, the business casts, machines, paints and quality checks wheels ranging from 13’’ to 19’’ before they are shipped to European customers ready to be assembled onto vehicles. The business holds both ISO9001 and IATF 16949 quality management system certificates.
ALVANCE Aluminium Poitou and ALVANCE Foundry Poitou
Established in 1981, ALVANCE Aluminium Poitou and ALVANCE Foundry Poitou specialise in the manufacture of aluminium and iron castings for industries such as automotive, and aviation.
The businesses manufacture a range of products such as cylinder heads for petrol and diesel engines, turbos, steering columns, chassis components, engine mounts and others.