Market Research Logo

KPEX – Bowling Green Aluminum Extrusion and Fabrication Plant – Kentucky - Project Profile

KPEX – Bowling Green Aluminum Extrusion and Fabrication Plant – Kentucky - Project Profile

Synopsis

"KPEX – Bowling Green Aluminum Extrusion and Fabrication Plant – Kentucky - Project Profile" contains information on the scope of the project including project overview and location. The profile also details project ownership and funding, gives a full project description, as well as information on contracts, tendering and key project contacts.

The "KPEX – Bowling Green Aluminum Extrusion and Fabrication Plant – Kentucky - Project Profile" is part of Timetric's database of 82,000+ construction projects. Our database includes a 10+ year archive of completed projects, full coverage of all global projects with a value greater than $25 million and key contact details for project managers, owners, consultants, contractors and bidders.

Summary

The Kobelco Aluminum Products & Extrusions Inc. (KPEX), a subsidiary of Kobe Steel Ltd (TYO), is undertaking the construction of an aluminum extrusion and fabrication facility in Bowling Green, Kentucky, the US.

The project involves the construction of an aluminum extrusion and fabrication facility. It includes the construction of an aluminum smelter unit, production units, warehouses, distribution units and related infrastructure, and the installation of aluminum press lines, machinery and safety systems.

TYO will handle the construction works.

On August 10, 2016, the groundbreaking ceremony held on the project.

On April 3, 2017, KPEX awarded Almex with a contract for an automatic-tilt reverberatory melting furnace with close integration to the new Almex DC billet casting line.

Construction works on the project are underway and the product fabrication unit is scheduled to be completed by December 2017, and the plant’s melting, casting and extrusion units are scheduled for operation by October 2018.

Scope

The project involves the construction of an aluminum extrusion and fabrication facility in Bowling Green, Kentucky, the US.

The US$47 million project includes the following:

1. Construction of an aluminum smelter unit

2. Construction of a production unit

3. Construction of a packing unit

4. Construction of distribution units

5. Construction of warehouses

6. Installation of aluminum press lines

7. Construction of related facilitiesReasons To Buy

  • Gain insight into the project.
  • Monitor the latest project developments.
  • Identify key project contacts.


1.Key Statistics
2.Key Dates
3.Sector
4.Scope
5.Description
6.Latest update
7.Background
8.Key Contacts
9.General News, Project News
10.Appendix

Download our eBook: How to Succeed Using Market Research

Learn how to effectively navigate the market research process to help guide your organization on the journey to success.

Download eBook

Share this report