750 full time employees worldwide 130 engineers and technicians, 30 000 hours per year dedicated to R&D 40 000 m² workshop (110 machine tools, 40 CNC), 250 employees in the workshop, 7 subsidiaries)
From quiet street to global exportator
ECL™ is a world leader in aluminium smelter technology. More than design, manufacture and install high quality equipment in smelters for the aluminium industry, ECL™ delivers solutions to assist its customers at every step of the project and at every milestone in the equipment’s life cycle. In 60 years, ECL™ has gained an extensive know-how and unrivalled experience with more than 150 plants equipped with ECL™ machines across 6 continents.
Reduction solutions: pot equipment is a significant part of ECL™’s offer to the reduction sector, with more than 15000 pots equipped by ECL™ worldwide. ECL™ cranes are designed to each smelter’s specifications and can benefit from many patented and patent pending innovations.
Carbon solutions: ECL™’s offer covers the whole carbon sector; 190 Furnace Tending Assemblies, 24 rodding shops and 9 green and baked anode handling and storage shops have been installed.
Metal solutions: ECL™ produces metal handling equipment for the pot room and the casthouse. Including weighing and skimming functions if required.
A Complete range of services
Erection & Commissioning: Key steps to ensure the quality and reliability within time schedule.
Training: Full training services for operators, technicians and engineers at ECL™ headquarters and subsidiaries or at customer premises.
Technical assistance and spare parts: ECL™ offers worldwide guaranteed OEM spare parts and local technical support through its 7 subsidiaries.
Turnkey maintenance contract: ECL™ offers an optimal performance/cost ratio.
Audit: ECL™ auditors are experts with broad experience in smelter equipment and technical expertise in such fields as mechanics, hydraulics, pneumatics, electrics, automation and engineering life calculation.
Refurbishment and modernisation: ECL™ ensures that its customers benefit from the latest innovations.
Investing for the future
ECL™ is constantly investing for the future, continuously innovating and continually partnering with its customers for win-win solutions no matter is the project: complete turnkey system for Greenfield smelters or retrofit project within an existing plant. ECL™ delivers improvements in operational efficiency while always adding value to its customer’s assets. ECL™ ’s R&D department is constantly working on new ways to make the aluminium production process safer, to facilitate it, to increase productivity, and to make sure your equipment meets the ever increasing environmental and safety requirements.
A worldwide presence
ECL™ head Office
ECL™ Shanghai Co.Ltd, China
ECL™ Services Africa Engineering, South Africa
ECL™ Engineering Services India Pvt. Ltd. India
ECL™ Serviços Limitada, Mozambique
ECL™ Services Inc., Canada
ECL™ Services DMCC, UAE ECL™ Services Middle East WLL, Kingdom of Bahrain