January 2015

Ball announces expansion at UK aerosol plant

Ball Corporation announced plans to add a new  high-speed line in its Devizes, UK, impact extruded aerosol can manufacturing plant. The additional line, which will allow the company to meet growing customer and European market demand, will begin production during the fourth quarter of 2015.

“As a leader in the production of metal aerosol packaging, Ball is continually working to optimize its global and regional manufacturing footprint to meet our customers’ needs,” said Michael W. Feldser, Senior VP, Ball Corporation, and COO, Global Metal Food & Household Products Packaging. “This expansion will allow us to continue meeting demand, while broadening and deepening the development and commercialization of market-leading innovations, such as our light weight can with recycled content, new shapes and formats, compressed aerosol cans, as well as a diverse range of impactful printing technologies.”