Metso Outotec Inks €13 MM Contract For Twin Flash Evaporation Alumina Plants With NALCO

Metso Outotec Inks €13 MM Contract For Twin Flash Evaporation Alumina Plants With NALCO

Finnish mining operations and technology firm Metso Outotec announced last week a €13-million contract with India’s National Aluminium Company (NALCO) to deliver two 170 t/h Bayer-process flash evaporation plants to its plant in northern India. Metso Outotec will deliver the twin flash...


Beijing Names 26 New Approved Importers Of Scrap Aluminium

The government of the People’s Republic of China named a second set of over two dozen overseas aluminium and copper scrap companies on Friday who will now be permitted to import the same to its shores. The China Nonferrous Metals Industry Association made the announcement that 26 new foreign companies would be given a waiver […]

Norsk Hydro And DNV GL Collaborate On Blockchain Product Documentation System For Low-Carbon Aluminium Offerings

Norwegian aluminium producer Norsk Hydro ASA and independent global assurance provider DNV GL announced a partnership this week to develop a blockchain system for documenting product representations regarding their low-carbon aluminium products. Hydro cited the growing demand for more sustainable products, which consequently increases the desire for accurate representations regarding the product’s origins and production. […]

Alupro Launches New Website To Promote Recycling In The United Kingdom And Beyond

The UK Aluminium Packaging Recycling Organisation (Alupro) announced yesterday the debut of a new website to educate British consumers and global aluminium users of the significant advantages of recycling aluminium. “Recycle Aluminium” will host a wide variety of content extolling the virtues of aluminium recycling. With over 12 billion consumables within aluminium containers are sold […]

Four-Month Strike At San Ciprián Aluminium Smelter Ends

The four-month strike at the former Alcoa smelter in Spain ended last week, as the two main labor unions at the site and the site’s management have come to an agreement on plans for the plant’s labor situation. The strike began when Alcoa announced the plant’s closure four months ago. The Workers’ Commissions (CCOO) and […]