Ceramic Industry

H.I.G Capital Acquires Rio Tinto Aluminas

August 8, 2012

H.I.G. Capital Europe recently acquired the Specialty Aluminas business of Rio Tinto. The business, now an independent company, has been named ALTEO. The business will reportedly maintain the existing production setup based on the four facilities in Europe, headquartered in Gardanne, France.

For additional information, visit www.alteo-alumina.com.