Alcoa Shuttering Rockdale Smelter

October 2008
Metal Center News;Oct2008, Vol. 48 Issue 11, p50
Trade Publication
The article reports on the closure of the aluminum smelter production facility of Alcoa in Rockdale, Texas. The company's aluminum smelter power plant provides production of 150,00 metric tons annually. The company's decision to close Rockdale's plant will lay off more than 550 employees which is expected to occur by the end of November and in early December 2008.


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