Hydro’s aluminium building systems site in Landen is now certified according to the Aluminium Stewardship Initiative’s Performance Standard. This recognizes the responsible production, sourcing and stewardship of aluminium. Certification of Hydro Building Systems Belgium NV in Landen covers the site’s aluminium conversion operations. The company serves as the logistics and administrative center for Hydro’s aluminium building systems organization in the Benelux region.
It is the fourth company in Hydro’s Belgian network to achieve ASI certification, joining the aluminium extrusion plants in Ghlin, Lichtervelde and Raeren.
In Landen, Hydro has a fully automated high-bay warehouse, where more than 4,000 aluminium profile picking locations are situated, in addition to thermal break assembly lines and the qualitative and fully automated coating line. Further, the integrated dispatch department, with automatic order picking of accessories and hardware, ensures that customers receive fast order processing. The Landen Excellence Center offers customers a modern showroom with real-sized samples of aluminium windows, doors and façade systems, and is used as a training center.