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2018 Year of Engineering

The UK Space Agency is joining forces with partners across government and industry to give thousands of young people inspiring experiences of engineering. This is part of a year-long campaign to tackle the engineering skills gap and widen the pool of young people who join the profession. TAKE A CLOSER LOOK

Leadership Development with Outward Bound – Apprentice Development Programme

For full details, please see the Outward Bound website       • Apprentice Development Programme.  A five-day residential designed to accelerate your apprentices’ awareness of the importance of workplace behaviours. During the week the apprentices’ will undertake a series of activities that will focus on specific behaviours listed in the apprenticeship standards and will provide them with first-hand […]

Leadership & Management Professional Development Programme – Leadership Foundation Programme

For full details, please see the Outward Bound website       • Leadership Foundation Programme.  A foundation programme suitable for graduates and young leaders who are already in a leadership role or are actively preparing for that next step in their career. Monday 13 – Friday 17 May 2019, Outward Bound Eskdale Centre, Holmrock, Cumbria The cost of […]

ALFED House of Lords Lunch 2019

Aluminium Industry APPG Annual Lunch in the House of Lords Thursday 20 June 2019 ALFED’s annual Parliamentary Lunch is to be held on Thursday, 20 July in the Cholmondeley Room Terrace at the House of Lords. The event will be hosted by Lord Paul of Marylebone, who is a member of the All-Party Parliamentary Group for the […]

NFA – SEA – EA Annual Conference

Non-Ferrous Alliance – Surface Engineering Association – Environment Agency Annual Conference 2018 for the non-ferrous metals sector Thursday 29th November 2018 Birmingham Voluntary Service Council, 138 Digbeth, Birmingham, B5 6DR This is relevant to both Environment Agency regulated A1 status and Local Authority regulated A2 status sites. The 2016 workshop involving industry and regulators was quite […]

OFAC AMEND CERTAIN PREVIOUS GENERAL LICENSES BY EXTENDING THEIR EXPIRATION DATE

12 October 2018 Today, the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) extended the expiration date of certain general licenses related to United Company RUSAL PLC (RUSAL). The General Licenses 13E, 14B, and 16B amend certain previous general licenses, by extending the expiration date from 12 November 2018 to 12 December […]

Hydro Extrusion UK wins first Neil Birt HSE Achievement Award

For 15 years, the Aluminium Federation HSE Support Group has been a forum for helping members promote safety in an industry that can be hazardous. During our meetings, we encourage members to feedback on initiatives that they have either implemented or are in the process of implementation. One initiative that particularly impressed the group was […]

OFAC EXTENDS THE DEADLINE OF CERTAIN GENERAL LICENSES

Yesterday night, the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) extended the expiration date of certain general licenses related to United Company RUSAL PLC (RUSAL). The General Licenses 13D, 14A, and 16A are amended to extend the expiration date from 23 October to 12 November 2018, for transactions related to RUSAL […]

Aluminium industry is thriving in the face of political and economic challenges, according to annual ALFED Members’ Briefing

The 2018 Aluminium Federation Members’ Briefing and Annual Dinner showcased developments within the industry – and the important role ALFED plays as the industry’s voice. On 20th September, representatives from more than 100 ALFED members descended on the historic Tortworth Court in Gloucestershire to share 12 months’ worth of insight and discuss upcoming challenges. The […]