Upcoming Events


The World of Aluminium, December 2017

  THE ‘WORLD OF ALUMINIUM’ WORKSHOP Tuesday 12 December 2017, 9.30am – 4.15pm National Metalforming Centre, West Bromwich B70 6PY     An intensive, one-day workshop that gives participants an elementary, practical understanding of aluminium production, processing, application, markets and industry. Equally suited to technical and non-technical

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Aluminium Industry APPG Breakfast Meeting

The Aluminium All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) will be holding a breakfast meeting on Wednesday, 13 December 2017 at the House of Commons.  The theme of this event is 'Reshoring manufacturing to the UK'.  Our guest speaker is Lawrence Davies, MBE. Lawrence  has had a 35 year career in the automotive industry. He started at General Motors in the UK within

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Member visit to the LME

A favourite annual ALFED member event is a visit to our valued member,  the London Metal Exchange.       This is the last 'open outcry' trading ring in the world, and is where most of the world's aluminium is traded. The Aluminium Federation has arranged for interested members to visit the LME on the afternoon of Wednesday, 24 January 2018.     

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HSE Seminar

This one day workshop is suitable for all - from MDs, Operations Directors, to safety  professionals, team leaders and shop-floor safety reps.  The issues to be covered include - Stress and Mental Health - Ergonomics - Occupational Health to include Lung Disease - Dealing with Scrap - Aluminium and Fire The Programme is created by the ALFED HSE Group highlighting important issues that

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Aluminium Industry APPG Parliamentary Breakfast

The Aluminium Industry All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) will be holding a breakfast meeting on Wednesday, 28 February 2018, at the House of Commons.  The subject of this event will be announced in due course. Please note that places at this event are strictly limited, and available to ALFED members only. If you are interested in attending, please email Ann Gough or

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ALFED - Outward Bound Training

Following last year's successful pilot course, ALFED will be running the following courses with Outward Bound for members during 2018.          Apprentice Development Programme Who should attend? ApprenticesLocation: Outward Bound Loch Eil  NB: the course will include a tour of the Lochaber SmelterDate: Monday 9 – Friday 13 April 2018 (option to arrive

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Future Aluminium Forum

Applying Industry 4.0 to the aluminium industry What does industry 4.0 mean to the future of the aluminium industry and how can it assist in its quest for greater efficiencies? Join us at the Future Aluminium Forum in Milan to join this debate, hear from experts and network with solution providers and industry peers. The Future Aluminium Forum is a live discussion that will examine how Industry

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47 Birmingham Road,
West Bromwich,
West Midlands,
B70 6PY