Upcoming Events

21
Nov

Advanced Aluminium Engineering for the Automotive Industry

Aluminium has featured in the automotive industry from its earliest days. But the past decade has seen a massive rise in its use, both in traditional areas such as wheels and engines, and innovative uses such as the aluminium-intensive vehicle structures pioneered by Jaguar Land Rover and the new ‘multi-material‘ platforms of Audi, Daimler Benz and others.   

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23
Nov

Laser Manufacturing of Lightweight Structures

The Association of of Industrial Laser Users, AILU, are holding a one-day workshop on Laser Manufacturing of Lightweight Structures which is on 23 November at Warwick University near Coventry. This workshop will include presentations from equipment-providers, end-users, and academic and industrial researchers in the light-weighting field. This will create a forum so that you will hear and see

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6
Dec

ALFED HSE Support Group

ALFED's Health, Safety and Environment Support Group meets quarterly, usually at the National Metalforming Centre in West Bromwich. The next meeting of the HSE Group is at 10.00 on 6 December at the National Metalforming Centre in West Bromwich. This free event is open to all ALFED members - not only to HSE professionals, but to anyone whose job includes responsibility for

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12
Dec

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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13
Dec

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'. Further details 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

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6
Feb

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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19
Mar

ALFED - Outward Bound Week

Following last year's successful pilot course, ALFED will be running the following courses for members during the week commencing 19 March 2018,  at Eskdale Centre, Holmrock, Cumbria      • Apprenticeship Development Programme focusing on behaviours outlined in the specific apprentice standards the apprentices are following.  (If the company pays The Levy,

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8
May

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,
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