United Steelworkers Agree To Contract With Alcoa

Sep 20, 2019

Members of the United Steelworkers union have ratified a new labor agreement with Alcoa.

Alcoa Announces Reorganizing

Sep 9, 2019

Alcoa has announced a restructuring plan.

USW Members Authorize Strike At Alcoa

May 30, 2019

Union employees at Alcoa’s Warrick Operations have authorized a strike. 

Alcoa to restart potlines, add 275 jobs

Jul 12, 2017
Inside Indiana Business

Alcoa plans to add up to 275 jobs at its Warrick Operations. 

Alcoa has reached a six-year agreement with Vectren that will provide power for Alcoa’s plan to restart 3 smelting lines at the Warrick County plant.

A news release from Vectren indicates the restart will be completed in the second quarter of 2018, creating up to 275 positions.

Vectren Chairman and CEO Carl Chapman calls it a “significant economic development win” for the community. He says the Evansville-based utility is pleased to play an important role.

Alcoa to split in two

Sep 28, 2015

One of the region’s biggest employers is splitting into two companies.

Alcoa -- which employs about 2,000 people at its Warrick Operations – plans to divide itself into two independent, publicly-traded companies.

A news release from Alcoa says the move will create “upstream” and “value-add” companies.

The upstream company will include five business units: Aluminum, Alumina, Bauxite, Casting, and Energy.

The value-add company will consist of Alcoa’s Global Rolled Products, Engineered Products, and Transportation and Construction units.