Clients
RUSAL’s main products are primary aluminium, aluminium alloys, foil and alumina. The company has access to vast resources of raw materials and provides the entire production cycle. find out more

Sustainable development
In 2009 RUSAL completed a large-scale project to modernise the Krasnoyarsk smelter. The renovation resulted in in its production efficiency increasing considerably and a reduction in its emissions. find out more

KUBIKENBORG ALUMINIUM AB (KUBAL)

KUBAL is the sole producer of primary aluminium and the largest industrial facility in Sweden. The smelter's capacity has grown almost 10 times since it was launched in 1942. KUBAL's extensive modernization, carried out by RUSAL, enabled the smelter to boost production efficiency and reduce the impact on the environment

  • One of the largest industrial facilities and the only producer of primary aluminium in Sweden
  • Built in 1942
  • Half of KUBAL's products are shipped to the Swedish customers and the other half goes to the clients in Europe

Geography

Sundsvall, Sweden

Products

Primary aluminium, alloys (slabs and billets)

Consumers

Automotive, construction and packaging industries

Annual production capacity

134,000 tonnes of aluminium

Smelting technology

Prebaked anode technology

Energy source

The smelter is connected to the regional electricity grid. Electrical energy in Sweden is generated from nuclear and hydroelectric power plants, with an approximate equal split.

Certificates

ISO 9001 (quality management standard),
ISO 14001 (environmental management systems standart)

Development

RUSAL fully modernised the smelter, converting its capacities from the Soederberg technology to a more eco-friendly prebaked anodes technology. The modernisation enabled the smelter to boost production efficiency by 30%, cut energy consumption by 20% and completely eliminate polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons emissions.

Headcount

450 people

Management

Davide Garofalo, Managing Director

Contacts

Phone: +46 (60)166100
E-mail: info@kubal.se