Established in 1965, Alro is the only producer of primary aluminum and aluminum alloys in Romania with the largest smelter in Central and Eastern Europe. Four production units are required for the production cycle of electrolytic aluminum and its further processing into aluminum products:

 
Anode baking picture

Anode Facility

The anode facility, producing the anodes necessary for the electrolytic process.

Electrolysis picture

Electrolytic Facility

Electrolytic facility producing electrolytic aluminum. The electrolytic cell is the main production unit of this facility. There are 132 electrolytic cells in each of the six pot rooms.

Casting House

Cast House

In the cast house electrolytic aluminum is processed into primary aluminium products such as billets, slabs or wire rod.

Hot rolling plant

Processing Plant

Processing plant, where the slabs are hot and cold rolled into plates, sheets and coils and extrusions.


In addition to these facilities, Alro operates a number of other ancillary and service units necessary for supporting the core facilities – the electric current transformation and rectification unit, the metallurgical repairs unit, the pot and furnace repair unit, the spare parts production unit and the in-house transport unit and the warehouses.

Alro's production capacities enable the production of 265,000 tonnes of electrolytic aluminium, 300,000 tonnes of primary aluminum cast products and 135,000 tonnes of processed aluminium products.