Norsk Hydro confirms Kurri smelter closure

By Neil Goffet and Ian Kirkwood
Updated July 11 2012 - 5:10am, first published June 6 2012 - 2:03pm
FLASHBACK: Affected workers leave Norsk Hydro after the announcement of the smelter's closure. - Picture by Max Mason-Hubers

THE board of Norwegian company Norsk Hydro has formally confirmed last month’s decision to shut the Kurri Kurri aluminium smelter.