At Novelis, our leading-edge technology, manufacturing expertise and company leadership has been recognized by others around the world.
Paccar Quality Achievement Award
Novelis received the Quality Achievement Award from U.S. truck manufacturer Paccar for delivering high quality products and being an outstanding business partner/supplier.
Global Standard Management Awards
Novelis was honored with the Grand Prize in the Green Management Excellence category for promoting sustainable development and enhancing global competitiveness in Korea through closed-loop recycling.
Accenture Award for Circular Economy Pioneer and Fortune Award for Circular Economy Leadership, The Circulars
Novelis was honored during the 2015 World Economic Forum in Davos as runner-up in the Pioneer category for the company’s contributions to driving a more circular economy. Novelis President and CEO Phil Martens also received special commendation for his circular economy leadership.
Excellent Supplier Award, FAW-Volkswagen
FAW-Volkswagen awarded Novelis its Excellent Supplier award at its Annual Suppliers Meeting in China for Novelis’ consistently excellent service supporting the manufacture of Audi and Volkswagen vehicles sold in China.
Automotive News Top 100 Suppliers
Automotive News magazine ranked Novelis as a top global OEM parts suppliers for the automotive industry.
Atlanta’s Top 20 Technology Employers
Atlanta Business Chronicle named Novelis one of Atlanta’s top technology employers for 2015.
Ethical Corporation Responsiblie Business Awards
The Ethical Corporation honored Novelis with awards for Best Private Company and Best B2B Partnership for its sustainable business practices and collaboration with automotive customer Jaguar Land Rover.
Excellence in Greenhouse Gas Management, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Climate Leadership Awards
Novelis was recognized by the EPA for publicly reporting and verifying corporate GHG inventories and achieving aggressive GHG emissions reduction goals. Since 2007, the company has reduced its overall GHG intensity by nearly 12 percent across its U.S. locations, and globally, plans to cut its GHG contamination in half from 2007 to 2020.
Aluminum Industry Leadership Award, Platts Global Metals Awards
Novelis received the Industry Leadership Award in Aluminum at the Platts 2014 Global Metals Awards. The award recognizes Novelis’ decisive action to transform its business, demonstrated leadership as a first-mover and willingness to take risks by making fundamental changes in the way it operates.
Edison Green Award™ Silver Trophy, Edison Awards
Novelis was recognized with the 2014 Edison Green Award™ Silver Trophy for radically transforming to a closed-loop business model and pursuing aggressive sustainability targets. The Edison Green Award recognizes an organization’s commitment to developing sustainable solutions and green business models.
Pegasus Award for Human Resources Excellence, Society for Human Resource Management-Atlanta (SHRM) Pegasus Awards
Leslie Joyce, Novelis Senior Vice President and Chief People Officer, was honored with the 2014 SHRM-Atlanta Pegasus Award for human resources excellence. Joyce was selected as a winner of this individual leadership award based on her hard work, entrepreneurial spirit, vision, leadership and innovative thinking.
Clean Tech Innovation Award, Metro Atlanta Chamber (MAC) E3 Awards
Novelis was awarded the 2014 MAC E3 Award in Clean Tech Innovation for its accomplishments in sustainability and recycling that are creating sustainable solutions in the clean tech sector. MAC’s E3 Awards highlight Atlanta’s most notable leaders in sustainability and clean technology.
Building and Architecture Award, European Aluminium Awards
Novelis Europe was recognized for its innovative use of aluminum in constructing the Blue Planet aquarium building in Copenhagen, made with Novelis Falzonal® pre-painted aluminum for roof cladding.
All-Star: Phil Martens, Automotive News
Automotive News selected Phil Martens, President and CEO, Novelis as one of the global auto industry’s All Stars for 2014. All-Stars are selected based on their leadership in setting and directing the pace of the industry and driving progress.
Minister of Environment Award, Korea
Novelis won the Minister of Environment Award at the 2014 Korea Lifestyle of Health and Sustainability (LOHAS) Awards for the company’s leadership in sustainable business operations.
CEO of the Year, Platts Global Metals Awards
Novelis President and CEO Phil Martens was named Platts CEO of the Year for his leadership expertise, enabling Novelis to undertake the most aggressive expansion plan in its history while simultaneously launching industry-leading sustainability and high-recycled content initiatives.
Metals Company of the Year, Platts Global Metals Awards
From among 17 finalists in the aluminum; copper; raw materials and mining; scrap and recycling; and steel industries, Novelis was selected as the Metals Company of the Year for its impressive transformation positioning itself as the global leader in delivering innovative, value-added aluminum products.
Best Brownfield Technology Project, Metal Bulletin Awards for Aluminium Excellence
Novelis’ Yeongju Recycling Center, which opened in the fall of 2012, was named Best Brownfield Technology Project for its state-of-the-art recycling technology. The center is the largest aluminum beverage can recycling facility in Asia.
Aluminium Fabricator of the Year, Metal Bulletin Awards for Aluminium Excellence
Novelis was selected as Aluminium Fabricator of the Year, one of the top prizes at the Metal Bulletin Global Awards for Aluminium Excellence, for its strong focus on sustainability, recycling, technology, innovation and growth.
Phil Martens and Novelis Honored with “Power of a Wish” Award from Make a Wish
Make a Wish Georgia presented Phil Martens and the Novelis team with The Power of a Wish Award. The award is presented to an individual or group that has exhibited outstanding leadership over an extended period of time to help Make-A-Wish Georgia expand its ability to deliver its mission of granting wishes to children with life-threatening medical conditions.
Atlanta Business Chronicle names Novelis’ Steve Fisher CFO of the Year
Novelis Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Steve Fisher, was named Atlanta’s CFO of the Year by the Atlanta Business Chronicle. The Atlanta-based business publication presented Fisher with the award for top CFO among large private companies.
Novelis’ Les Parrette Honored with 2012 “Legends in the Law” Award
Novelis Inc. Senior Vice President and General Counsel, Les Parrette, was honored as one of six General Counsels in America who were named 2012 “Legends in the Law” at the prestigious Burton Awards. Parrette is also Corporate Secretary and Compliance Officer for the global aluminum company. The Burton Awards, which are patterned after the Pulitzers, are one of the most prominent awards in the U.S. legal field.
Novelis’ Phil Martens Named One of the Top 25 CEOs in the World by Best Practice Institute
President and Chief Executive Officer Phil Martens was named one of the Top 25 CEOs in the World by the Best Practice Institute. Best Practice Institute is a leading benchmarking association of over 42,000 executives, managers and senior leaders from Fortune/Global 1000 organizations. The Top 25 CEOs were selected according to their commitment to and investment in talent management as well as their specific leadership practices.
Novelis Honored with Georgia Governor’s International Award
Novelis was named winner of the 2012 Georgia Governor’s International Awards in the International Deal of the Year category for opening its Global Research & Technology Center in Kennesaw earlier this year. The award recognized Novelis for its commitment to the Atlanta area and economic impact on the state. Novelis’ new Global Research & Technology Center serves as a hub for its R&D and engineering efforts to create aluminum for products including beverage cans, cars and consumer electronics.
Novelis Receives Alufoil Trophy 2012 for Technical Innovation
In March, Novelis received the Alufoil Trophy 2012 in the Technical Innovation category from the European Aluminium Foil Association (EAFA). The Lüdenscheid Packaging & Converting team won the award for its Constrained Layer Damping Heat Shield product, an innovative solution to heat reduction which diminishes noise as well.
Novelis Honored with Two Supplier Awards from Rexam
Novelis was doubly honored when Rexam, the world’s largest beverage can maker, recognized the company with awards from both their European and North American business units.
In 2012, Rexam Europe presented Novelis with its 2011 “Rexam Way” prize at the company’s ninth annual supplier awards ceremony in London. This award is given each year to the supplier most closely aligned to Rexam’s four core values of trust, teamwork, continuous improvement and recognition.
Four days later, Rexam Beverage Can North America gave Novelis its Supplier of the Year award for exceeding the company’s expectations in all three areas of its Supplier Excellence program – quality, cost and service.
Three European Aluminium Awards for Innovation
Novelis was awarded with the prestigious Jury Prize and two Special Prizes at the 2012 European Aluminium Awards during the Aluminium 2012 Trade Fair in Dusseldorf, Germany. The company was recognized for the following innovations:
Jury Prize for the Titanic Belfast aluminium facade panels: Novelis, together with EDM Spanwall, was recognized for the striking promotion of aluminium showcased through aluminium panels on the iconic Titanic Belfast complex in Northern Ireland.
Special Prize, Surface Treatment for its anti-graffiti aluminium surface – Clearky 105: Clearky 105, a coil-coated anti-graffiti aluminium surface, uses an innovative lacquer system that resists graffiti and allows it to be easily removed from aluminium surfaces.
Special Prize, Rolling for its three-piece tailored welded blank for Mercedes SL: The three-piece tailor welded blank, featured in the transmission tunnel of the new Mercedes SL model, uses a new Novelis alloy that provides enhanced crash safety and strength.
Novelis Honored with Two AMM Awards:
Environmental Responsibility and Stewardship
American Metal Market (AMM) recognized Novelis Inc., the global leader in aluminum rolling and beverage can recycling, with the award for Environmental Responsibility and Stewardship at the first Awards for Aluminum Excellence. Novelis was honored with the award for its commitment to sustainability.
Aluminum Mill Excellence:
Logan Aluminum, a joint venture of Novelis and Tri-Arrows Aluminum, Inc., received the Aluminum Mill Excellence award. In 2011, the Logan Aluminum plant in Russellville, Ky., achieved record numbers in many aspects of its business, including the plant’s best-ever Customer Satisfaction Index rating since it began production in 1984.