Over this year the company, with its headquarters in Asturias, has secured contracts in Saudi Arabia and Jamaica, as well as in Bolivia, to the value of 900 million euros, surpassing the Group’s 2015 turnover by May.
It is the fourth production line at the Lada facilities, where the pharmaceutical multinational produces acetylsalicylic acid, the raw material of Aspirin, along with a metabolic stimulant and a treatment for fungal infection.
It is the fourth autonomous community with the greatest capture of foreign resources after Madrid, Catalonia and Navarre. | Arcelor Mittal provided 96% of the investment volume during the first half of the year.
The team aims to develop software that allows the most appropriate pickling programme to be chosen for each metal, thus reducing the environmental and economic cost involved in this process.
Hand in hand with Navantia, the Aviles-based company Windar Renovables from the Daniel Alonso Group has just signed a 120-million euro contract for the construction of the foundations for a new offshore wind farm in England.
Arcelor is set to start manufacturing the pieces in summer 2017, compared to the 90-metre pieces it is currently producing. This situation will make the Gijon-based factory “unique” within the company, and will enable the facilities to become some of the best in the world.
The sale of products via the multinational has grown by 600% | The main sectors to use this sales channel are computing, electronics and watchmaking.
From 11th to 16th September, an entourage of over twenty institutions and companies from Asturias visited directors of multinationals in Houston with the aim of strengthening ties and opening new channels of collaboration in the field of energy.
The technology company Treelogic, with headquarters in Asturias, is developing a platform to extract, store and analyse data related to malware in the financial sector.
The Asturian community, along with La Rioja, were the regions with the greatest increase in energy generation in 2015. | The main source of energy was coal, according to the latest report from Red Eléctrica de España.