Aleris to provide Boeing from Zhenjiang
Aleris’ rolling mill at Zhenjiang, China has attained qualification to provide aluminium aerospace plate to Boeing.
This transfer establishes Aleris as a certified provider of aluminium plate from its Zhenjiang mill to be used within the manufacturing of varied Boeing plane.
Aleris’ facility in Koblenz, Germany, has equipped aluminium aerospace plate to Boeing for many years. Aleris Zhenjiang, which opened in early 2013, was modelled after the Koblenz facility to satisfy the wants of each world and regional plane producers by establishing a neighborhood provide of aluminium plane plate in Asia Pacific.
“The achievement of the Boeing qualification represents the ultimate main milestone in our technique to serve the worldwide aerospace trade from our new facility in Zhenjiang, China,” Steve Demetriou, Aleris chairman and CEO stated.
“We’re happy with the plant’s capacity to supply high-quality aerospace plates that meet Boeing’s rigorous specs and sit up for serving Boeing from one other strategically vital location in a area that’s projected to see vital progress in demand for brand spanking new plane over the following a number of years.”