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Value Added Aluminium Buoys Alba’s Second Quarter And First Half Financial Numbers

Value Added Aluminium Buoys Alba’s Second Quarter And First Half Financial Numbers

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) released results for the second quarter and first half of 2022 last week. Numbers were generally up for the year’s first half thanks in part to an increase in value added aluminium products. In the second quarter, Alba...

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Emirates Global Aluminium Partners With “K” Line On Decarbonization

Emirates Global Aluminium PJSC (EGA) and Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha (“K” Line Group) announced this week a collaboration to work towards methods of decarbonizing bulk cargo shipping. The two firms say they will research developing and implementing new marine technologies for EGA’s bulk cargo shipping routes that reduce the production and emission of carbon. Avenues for […]

EGA To Install 14 New Highly Automated Cranes At Jebel Ali Aluminium Smelter

Emirates Global Aluminium PJSC (EGA) announced this week that it plans to move closer to full automation at its Jebel Ali plant with the addition of over a dozen new automated overhead cranes. The firm says it will replace 16 of the cranes currently onsite with 14 new overhead cranes that feature auto positioning and […]

EGA To Install 14 New Highly Automated Cranes At Jebel Ali Aluminium Smelter

Emirates Global Aluminium PJSC (EGA) announced this week that it plans to move closer to full automation at its Jebel Ali plant with the addition of over a dozen new automated overhead cranes. The firm says it will replace 16 of the cranes currently onsite with 14 new overhead cranes that feature auto positioning and […]

Aluminium Bahrain Invites German Manufacturers To Downstream Park In Bahrain

At a conference last week Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C.’s (Alba) leadership solicited German manufacturers to open facilities at the firm’s Aluminium Downstream Park in Bahrain. The park, which is overseen by the Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Tourism, covers 117 acres and is intended to attract investors for downstream aluminium manufacturers. Speaking at the 25th Arab-German […]

EGA Plans Solar-Powered Silicon Metal Production Unit For UAE

Emirates Global Aluminium PJSC (EGA) announced on Friday a new project to manufacture silicon metal domestically in the United Arab Emirates in order to assure a constant supply for use in producing premium grades of aluminium alloy. At present, the UAE imports the entirety of silicon it uses in industry, and EGA is the country’s […]