MARCH 2015 - The Finmeccanica Board of
Directors has confirmed Andrea Lombardi as Chief Executive Officer of
FATA S.p.A. The Board of Directors of Finmeccanica, convened yesterday under the chairmanship of Gianni de Gennaro, renewed the Boards of Directors of the wholly owned companies Alenia Aermacchi S.p.A., BredaMenarinibus S.p.A. and Fata S.p.A., whose terms of office were to expire with the approval of their Financial Statement for the year ending 31 December 2014, and also renewed the Boards of Auditors of Alenia Aermacchi S.p.A. and BredaMenarinibus S.p.A., whose terms of office were also about to expire with the approval of their Financial Statement for the year ending on 31 December 2014.
Following the analysis and evaluations undertaken, and having being submitted to the approval of the annual Shareholders' Meetings of the Companies concerned, the new Boards of Directors, will be composed as follows:
Chairman: Giuseppe PANIZZARDI;
CEO: Nunzio SAPOROSO;
Board Member: Giorgia MORO.
Chairman: Giuseppe PANIZZARDI;
CEO: Andrea LOMBARDI;
Board Member: Luisa RUGGIERO.
Alenia Aermacchi S.p.A.:
Chairman: Giovanni SOCCODATO;
CEO: Filippo BAGNATO;
Board Member: Paola MOSCHINI.
The Board of Directors of Finmeccanica expresses its gratitude to the outgoing Board members for the work performed over the last few years.
JANUARY 2015 - OARC Final Acceptance. The Oman Aluminium Rolling Company (OARC), owned by Takamul Investment Company, based in Sohar (Oman) and constructed by FATA EPC (a division of FATA S.p.A.), successfully concluded its extensive final IPPT (Integrated Plant Performance Tests) Program in November 2014.
JANUARY 2015 - New FATA Hunter Chemical Coater in China (WISDRI Engineering & Research Inc.). A contract for the supply of a Vertical Chemical Coater was signed in October between WISDRI Engineering & Research Inc., Ltd and FATA Hunter, a Division of FATA S.p.A. (a Finmeccanica company).
JANUARY 2015 - New FATA Hunter Chemical Coater in China (Fives DMS). A contract for the supply of a Vertical Chemical Coater was signed in December between Fives DMS (a company of the Fives Group) and FATA Hunter, a Division of FATA S.p.A. (a Finmeccanica company).
FEBRUARY 2014 - FATA awarded by Pianezza Municipality. FATA was recently awarded by Pianezza Municipality an "Acknowledgment for their representative image for the Italian industry in the world", within the framework of Pianezza excellences 2013.
JANUARY 2014 - FATA EPC has been awarded a contract in Oman.
The project value is $ 70 million
DECEMBER 2013 - Inauguration of OARC, Sohar, Oman. - Under the auspices of H.E. Dr Mohammed Al Rumhi, Minister of Oil and Gas, Oman Aluminium Rolling Co (OARC) celebrated its official inauguration in a ceremony held at the company headquarters in the Sohar Industrial Estate on December 15.
FATA EPC has been awarded a contract in UAE. The project value is $ 70 million. - FATA EPC, a division of FATA Spa, has won an EPC contract for the construction and commissioning of a 70 Ton per day Chlor-Alkali Plant. The contract has been awarded by Union Chlorine L.L.C., a joint venture between Oman Chlorine SAOG and Horizon Energy L.L.C., in cooperation with two other investors.
Ansaldo Energia and FATA awarded contracts in South Africa - A consortium led by GDF Suez has awarded Ansaldo Energia and FATA the contract for the "turnkey" development of two open cycle power plants for the production of electrical power in South Africa for an overall value of approx. 440 million Euros.
OARC Initial Acceptance The Oman Aluminium Rolling Company (OARC), owned by Takamul Investment Company and based in Sohar, Oman and being constructed by FATA EPC (a division of FATA S.p.A.) has achieved the first milestone towards initial acceptance of the facility.
OARC Project Safety FATA's construction of the Oman Aluminium Rolling Plant in Sohar, Oman, has reached 5 million man hours with Zero LTI on June 13, 2013.
FATA participated in ALUMINIUM Middle East 2013 FATA SpA, FATA EPC and FATA Hunter Divisions, participated in the ALUMINIUM Middle East 2013 Exhibition held at the Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre on April 23-25, 2013.
FATA participated in the conference and Country presentation: "Oman: green light for Business" On April 18, 2013, a Country Presentation and Conference was organized and held in Confindustria Assafrica & Mediterraneo in Rome with the support of Embassy of the Sultanate of Oman in Rome, the Embassy of Italy to Oman, in collaboration with ICE and with the contribution of FATA Spa (a Finmeccanica Company).
The staff management today: HRM v. Industrial Relations? On April 13, 2013 the conference "The staff management today: HRM v. Industrial Relations?" was held at the Bergamo University.
New Contract for FATA Hunter FATA Hunter, Division of FATA S.p.A. (a Finmeccanica Company) was recently awarded a contract for the supply of a 2m wide cold rolling mill and a tension leveling line to Eurometal SA, Stalowa Wola, Poland.
Cooperation Agreement between the Italian Government and the Chinese Ministry of Commerce. FATA S.p.A., represented by Mr. A. Tropeano and Mr. E. Chieppa, attended the official dinner held in Rome on November 27, 2012, on the occasion of the visit of the Government Trade Delegation led by H.E. Jia Qinglin, President of C.P.P.C.C. - Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference.
Arabal 2012 was held in Doha Qatar on November 20-22, 2012. Attendance at Arabal exceeded 600 participants representing 140 Companies from 45 countries.
Memorandum of Understanding for establishing FATA's branch office in Abu Dhabi, UAE. Abu Dhabi, UAE. FATA S.p.A. (a Finmeccanica Company) have decided to establish a presence in the United Arab Emirates by setting up a branch for FATA SpA.
Aluminium 2012 was held at the Exhibition Center, Messe Düsseldorf on October 9-11, 2012. FATA EPC and FATA HUNTER, Divisions of FATA SpA, a Finmeccanica Company, participated in the Aluminium 2012 Exhibition.
Omani delegation visited FATA headquarters On June 20, 2012, a high level delegation visited the FATA corporate headquarters in Turin, Italy.
FATA Hunter Inc. receives one of the 2012 R&D 100 awards for its contribution to the development of an Asymmetric Rolling Mill.
Contract in Brazil for FATA Hunter - A contract for the supply of a Single Coat Continuous Coil Coating Line for Aluminium Can Stock has been signed between Novelis do Brasil Ltda. and FATA Hunter, a Division of FATA S.p.A.
FATA's Participation in OGWA 2012 in Oman - FATA EPC, a Division of FATA SPA, (a Finmeccanica Company), with corporate headquarters in Italy and operations in Oman, has participated in the Oil and Gas West Asia (OGWA) show at the Oman Exhibition Centre on April 16-18.
FINMECCANICA CERTIFIED AS "TOP EMPLOYER" IN ITALY AND THE UK - Finmeccanica has once again been certified as a company of excellence in training, development and HR management. The Group has been named Top Employer 2012 in two countries Italy and the UK, an improvement on last year when it only received the certification in Italy.
New FATA Hunter Coil Coating Line in China January 2012 - A contract for the supply of a Single Coat Continuous Coil Coating Line for Aluminium Can Stock was signed last year between Shandong Weiqiao Aluminium & Electricity Co., Ltd and FATA Hunter, a Division of FATA S.p.A. (a Finmeccanica company).
POWER-GEN MIDDLE EAST DOHA 6/8 FEBRUARY 2012 - Power-Gen Middle East was held in Doha at the new Qatar National Convention Centre on February 6 - 8, 2012.
ARABAL CONFERENCE - FATA participated in the 15th Arab International Aluminium Conference (ARABAL) held at the Grand Hyatt, Muscat, Sultanate of Oman on 13-16 November 2011.
FATA HUNTER PARTICIPATES IN ALUEXPO 2011 - FATA HUNTER has participated in Aluexpo 2011, 2nd Aluminium
Technologies, Machinery and Products Trade Fair, held at the Istanbul Expo Center on October 13-16, 2011.
Official Opening of FATA Oman Branch - FATA S.p.A. (a Finmeccanica Company), located in Turin - Italy, is a leading EPC (Engineering, Procurement and Construction) Company committed on a long term basis to the Oman and GCC market, operating in various industrial sectors, including metals, power and oil & gas.
MASTER FINMECCANICA IN INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS ENGINEERING - Finmeccanica invites talented graduates from around the world to apply for the MASTER'S in INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS ENGINEERING.
FATA is awarded a 300 million USD contract for the development of an aluminum rolling plant in Oman - FATA EPC, a Division of FATA SpA (a Finmeccanica Company) located in Turin, Italy was selected and awarded by Oman Aluminium Rolling Company the USD 300 million turnkey EPC (Engineering, Procurement and Construction) Contract for the aluminium rolling plant in Oman.
Power Gen Middle East Exhibition - POWER-GEN Middle East Conference and Exhibition was held in Qatar October 4-6, 2010 at the Qatar International Centre, Doha, Qatar.
In Qatar with the key players - FATA played an active role in implementing the Qatalum plant for aluminium production.
Further success at Luoyang Wanji Aluminium Processing for FATA Hunter - At the end of September 2010, FATA Hunter, Division of FATA S.p.A. (a Finmeccanica Company) were awarded a contract for a second Tension Level Line by Luoyang Wanji Aluminium Processing Co., Ltd. in Henan Province, P. R. China.
New Contract in China for FATA Hunter - FATA Hunter, Division of FATA S.p.A. (a Finmeccanica Company) was recently awarded a contract for the supply of three new 'h-system' process controls systems for thickness and flatness automatic control to Jiangsu Changfa Refrigeration Co. Ltd., People's Republic of China. The 3 h-systems will be installed on Chinese supplied rolling mills.
FATA Hunter awarded contract for 2 Tension Levelling Lines in Shandong Province, China - In July 2010, Nanshan Aluminium Co., Ltd. Based in Shandong Province in the People’s Republic of China awarded a contract to FATA Hunter for the supply of two Tension Levelling Lines.
FATA Hunter awarded contract for Tension Levelling Line in Henan Province, China - In July 2010, Luoyang Wanji Aluminium Processing Co., Ltd, based in Henan Province in the People’s Republic of China awarded a contract to FATA Hunter for the supply of an Aluminium Tension Levelling Line.
New Contract in China for FATA Hunter - FATA Hunter, a division of FATA S.p.A. (a Finmeccanica Company), were recently awarded a contract to supply a Foil Rolling Mill AFC and AGC Automation System to Xin Jiang Joinworld Co., Ltd. (People’s Republic of China).
FATA Hunter cooperation with CNPT Luoyang for the supply of a Tension Level Line to North East Light Alloy (NELAP), China - In July 2010, FATA Hunter and CNPT signed a contract to supply a Tension Levelling Line to North East Light Alloy Products (NELAP) Harbin, China.
New 6-high Cold Mill Contract in China for FATA Hunter - FATA Hunter was recently awarded a contract for the supply of a 6-high Cold Rolling Mill for Luoyang Wanji Machined Aluminium Co., Ltd., Henan Province, China.
FATA Hunter's state of the art "OPTI-SIX" technology incorporates the acclaimed "h-system" for process control, including mass flow and feed-forward and will be completely engineered by FATA Hunter in Italy. Maximum strip width to be produced on this mill is 1900mm with a maximum entry gauge of 10mm down to 0,2mm finished thickness.
This contract will strengthen FATA Hunter's presence in China that began almost thirty years ago and has led to the establishment of offices in Beijing and Shanghai and a network of after sales service and support functions across China.
New Contract for FATA Hunter - FATA Hunter, a division of FATA S.p.A., were recently awarded a contract to supply a complete state of the art Electrical Control System to Madar Coil Coating for their Tension Levelling and Coil Cleaning Line at their plant in Damascus, Syria.
FATA Hunter are world leaders in tension levelling and coil coating technology, and this represents a very important opportunity with a world class producer in the region.
New Contract in China for FATA Hunter - Chongqing Shunwei Aluminium Co., Ltd. (People's Republic of China) recently awarded FATA Hunter a contract for the supply of a Cold Rolling Mill AFC Automation System and its accessories, spare parts, consumable materials, special tools, including technical service and technical training.
One of the most important features of the equipment supplied is the hSystem®, FATA Hunter's proprietary real time, multitasking, multiprocessing control system specifically developed for rolling mills and casters. The hSystem® is based on market available hardware and operating system in order to simplify the utilization and to focus on the process control where the technology, operating process and know-how input from FATA Hunter's expertise has contributed to the system design and implementation.
This contract will strengthen FATA Hunter's presence in China that began almost thirty years ago.