Storskrymten Award

At the Sunndal conference 2017, Hycast was given the Storskrymten award. The award prize is NOK 25000 that Hycast chose to give to the Children Cancer Society in Møre og Romsdal. The award ceremony was covered by the newspaper Aura Avis. Please read the full article.

Innovation Award for AFM

On the 10th of December 2015, the “Adjustable Flexible Moulds (AFM) development and pilot” won the “Hydro President’s Innovation Award” in the Products & Processes category. The President’s Innovation Award jury found that “Primary Metal AFM has shown excellent teamwork developing and implementing new casting technology for sheet ingots. The innovation involves improved safety, cost reductions

Hycast celebrates 25 years

(January 15, 2015) Hydro’s fully owned casthouse technology provider, Hycast, celebrates 25 years this week. “After some challenging years, the outlook now is promising,” says the managing director of Hycast, Helge Jansen. Established in 1990, Hycast was set up to manage and assure that Hydro had a leading edge within melt refining and casting technologies.