HALCOR received the GOLD AWARD for the TALOS® copper tubes in the Steel and other Metals Building Materials
HALCOR received the GOLD AWARD for the TALOS® copper tubes in the Steel and other Metals Building Materials category and more specifically for materials made of copper and copper alloys. Under the building applications category, is a full range of products available for water supply, heating, air conditioning, cooling, natural gas and internal gas networks, fire extinguishing networks, solar, underfloor heating and cooling. TALOS® copper tubes offer advantages of superiority.
Elval is the first Greek manufacturer to certify its casthouse, rolling, coil coating and finishing operations to the Aluminium Stewardship Initiative (ASI) Performance Standard
Elval, aluminium rolling division of ElvalHalcor announces the certification of its production facilities at Oinofyta, Greece to the ASI Performance Standard. The certification audit was conducted by DNV GL and it covered all the policies, procedures, infrastructure and practices that are in place against the criteria of the standard.
ElvalHalcor received the Business Excellence Award at the "Diamonds of the Greek Economy 2020" award ceremony, held on July 15, 2020, at the Hilton Athens Hotel. The event was organized by New Times Publishing, awarding "diamond" companies from the entire Greek business spectrum, in the presence of representatives of the State, the country's leading business entities and business executives.
Presentation event of the TANDEM four stand aluminum hot finishing mill held in the presence of the Prime Minister The new strategic investment that places ELVAL at the top of the global aluminum rolling industry
In the presence of the Prime Minister Mr. Kyriakos Mitsotakis, a presentation event was held for the new innovative four stand TANDEM aluminum hot rolling mill on Wednesday, July 15, at ELVAL’s premises in Oinofyta. This new strategic investment of ELVAL (the aluminum rolling division of ELVALHALCOR) in the most modern hot rolling mechanical equipment in the world today, places the Greek aluminum industry at the very forefront of the industry globally.
The MICHAEL N. STASSINOPOULOS - VIOHALCO PUBLIC BENEFIT FOUNDATION is donating EUR 650,000 for hospital equipment and disposable medical products and consumables to deal with the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic
This amount, collected from VIOHALCO's subsidiaries, represents the first part of the Foundation's contribution towards the fight against COVID-19. This decision of the Board of Directors of the MICHAEL N. STASSINOPOULOS - VIOHALCO PUBLIC BENEFIT FOUNDATION was made after consultation with the competent authorities, in order to strengthen and support the Greek National Health System and cover specific needs. VIOHALCO'S subsidiaries contributed to the donation of EUR 650,000 with the following amounts: ELVALHALCOR S.A. EUR 400,000, HELLENIC CABLES S.A. EUR 160,000 and CORINTH PIPEWORKS S.A. EUR 90,000. Through this donation, the Foundation is expressing its desire to stand by the patients, doctors, nurses and general staff of our country’s hospitals who are all being greatly tested during this difficult period we are going through.
Copper Value Chain.HALCOR’s vertical integration with production lines that include stages of casting, extruding, processing and foam production, enable us a robust undistracted and continuous business operation. Adding to this, our procurement department is in close contact with all our suppliers, ensuring our supply chain continuity. HALCOR has already initiated a Covid-19 Protocol that prevents any disruption in our manufacturing process by taking the following measures:Ordering raw materials with a long term stock coverage thus, stabilizing our production.Cooperating closely with our suppliers thus, enabling flexibility on the fluctuations of demand. This action in combination with the already long-lasting and established relationship with our key suppliers has offered us the possibility of an uninterrupted supply chain till now.Maintaining transparency and traceability of our supply chain and enabling alternate sourcing in order to cover possible delays or shortages.
As a responsible manufacturer, HALCOR always operates according to the highest Health and Safety standards.Due to the increase of public health concerns over the globally spreading SARS-CoV-2 virus and COVID-19 disease, also known as Coronavirus, HALCOR acted immediately and developed a Covid-19 Protocol and activated the Crisis Management Team to monitor its implementation. The Protocol includes detailed guidelines to effectively manage each potential case of infection, authorizations & prohibitions and regulated accesses. Main actions are the following: All employees, suppliers and everyone entering HALCOR’s premises are scanned with a thermometer at the entrance and proceeds according to the detailed guidance of the Protocol. Sanitizing alcoholic hand gel is placed at the entrance for obligatory usage, whereas others are placed to every working station. Medical protective masks and gloves are provided.
ElvalHalcor received 1st place in the “Globalization” award category, at the Business Awards “Hrima 2019” held at the Divani Caravel Hotel, Athens on Friday, February 21st.For the 17th consecutive year, readers of the financial-investment ‘’Hrima’’ magazine, as well as visitors of the business-financial portal, banks.com.gr, highlighted and rewarded companies that contribute effectively to the development of the national economy, employment and the Greek capital market.ElvalHalcor’s success derives from its commercial export orientation, customer-focused philosophy and innovation which comes through continuous investment in R&D. The Company has more than 80 years of experience, a strong production base across 14 industrial units, a market presence in over 100 countries, and highly experienced and specialized personnel.
It was the first time that three Greek companies, ElvalHalcor, Epexyl and Raycap, participated at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) European Career Fair in Boston, from the 21st to the 24th of February.The Hellenic Students' Association of MIT initiative, actively supported by SEV (Hellenic Federation of Enterprises), Ministry of Education and Greek Consulate General in Boston, mainly aimed at the interconnection of Greek enterprises with some of the world’s most brilliant minds, as well as with young, highly skilled professionals with deep expertise. This particular initiative is part of the wider endeavor to answer crucial needs of Greek labor market and intercept “brain drain”.The MIT European Career Fair is the biggest one in the USA and mainly addresses to students and young professionals, interested in coming back Europe.
Halcor received a total of two awards at the Hellenic Responsible Business Awards, , once again highlighting the Company's commitment to Sustainable Development principles and its commitment to implementing responsible business practices. The event for the awards was held on Monday, February 24, at the Benaki Museum, 138 Piraeus & Andronikou Street in Athens.Halcor's best practices that were awarded in this year's "HRB" are in the category: • Sustainable Development - Recycling - Recycling of Copper and Copper Alloys - Silver Prize • Sustainable Development - Supply Chain - Supplier Code of Conduct and Supplier Training - Bronze Award.Halcor invests heavily in Sustainable Development and seeks continuous responsible growth by implementing sound entrepreneurial practices. In the context of sustainable development, the company places great emphasis on recycling metals and especially copper and copper alloys.