Who we are

  • A team built around originally Alusuisse/Alcan directors having extensive knowledge of the production of primary aluminium using the Hall-Héroult process.
    The team has a long experience in modelling aluminium smelters covering Soederberg, end to end, side by side technologies from all over the world ranging in current intensity from 60 kA to 600 kA.

    KAN-NAK shares a strong network of competence:

    • University of Neuchâtel (UNINE,Switzerland)
    • Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL,Switzerland)
    • WTU Institute of Technology (Warsaw Technical University, Poland)
    • HES-SO Valais (High Technical School, Switzerland)
    • Erwin Kummer - Consulting (Zürich, Switzerland)
    • AMC ETEC - ECOCONTACT & Power Electronics (Cannes, France)
    • Novaltec Sarl. Cooling Technology for the Industry (Conthey, Switzerland)
    • R&D Carbon Ltd.(Sierre,Switzerland)
    • Reel Alesa Ltd.(Zürich, Switzerland)