Bechtel Selected to Perform Feasibility Study and Preliminary Engineering on Kitimat Smelter

British Columbia, Canada - July 24, 2007 Alcan Inc., a leading global materials company, announced its signing of a contract with Bechtel to produce a detailed feasibility study and preliminary engineering to confirm the cost estimate and overall project and execution schedule of the planned expansion of the Kitimat smelter in British Columbia, Canada. Click here to read the press release