Norsk Hydro

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Norsk Hydro Reviews

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Norsk Hydro President & CEO Svein Richard Brandtzæg
Svein Richard Brandtzæg
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    Good at taking care of their people.

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    I worked at Norsk Hydro full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    Good technical expertise. Good people.

    Cons

    Too decentralized. Did not leverage their size.

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Norsk Hydro Interviews

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    Production Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Baltimore, MD
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Baltimore, MD
    Application Details

    The process took a dayinterviewed at Norsk Hydro in August 2010.

    Interview Details

    The person who interviewed me first was leaving the company and didn't have much positive to say, so I took that person's opinions with a grain of salt. The next red flag that I didn't pick up on was the hiring manager who interviewed me was late and had another person's resume instead of mine.

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Website www.hydro.com
Headquarters Oslo, Norway
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1905
Type Company - Public (NHYDY)
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue $10+ billion (USD) per year
Competitors Alcoa, Rio Tinto Alcan, RUSAL

Like the aluminum products it manufactures and sells, Norwegian industrial giant Norsk Hydro is both nimble and flexible. The company focuses almost exclusively on aluminum production, though it still has a toehold in renewable energy. It produced about 1.4 million metric tons of aluminum in 2010. Its operations include casthouse products, building systems, extruded and rolled products, and automotive and transport products, distributed worldwide. Norsk Hydro ranks among the world's top aluminum producers, along with Canada's Rio Tinto Alcan, Russia's RUSAL, and the US's... More

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