Asia

EGA Begins New Round Of Research Collaboration With MIT

EGA Begins New Round Of Research Collaboration With MIT

Emirates Global Aluminium PJSC (EGA) began a new phase in its ongoing research partnership with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) last week. The partnership, which began five years ago, features an eight-week visit by MIT Master’s and Ph.D. students from the...

Events

Alumex Debuts New Aluminium Windows, Doors, And Curtain Wall Products In Sri Lanka

Alumex PLC announced last week the introduction of a new aluminium product range for the Sri Lankan market under the umbrella of Alumex Building Systems (ABS). The internationally-accredited products are designed for high-rise buildings and engineered to withstand challenging weather conditions thanks, in part, to a glazing thickness of up to 24 mm (15/16”). Among […]

Alba Sets Records For Production And Sales Volume In Q3

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. announced yesterday that it set a record last quarter for both production and sales volume of primary aluminium. In the third quarter Alba smelted a total of 385,396 metric tons of primary aluminium, up by 53 percent on the year from last year’s third-quarter total production of 251,472 metric tons. Meanwhile, the […]

EGA Inks Landmark Tolling Agreement With Dubai Natural Gas Company

Emirates Global Aluminium PJSC (EGA) announced last week that it has reached a landmark tolling agreement with Dubai Natural Gas Company (DUGAS) to generate electricity for the firm’s operations utilizing natural gas sourced by DUGAS from the Dubai Supply Authority (DUSUP). Per the announcement, EGA will provide ENOC Group subsidiary DUGAS power for its operations […]

Pyrotek Aluminium Equipment Plant In Dubai Nears Completion

Washington state aluminium engineering consulting service Pyrotek announced late last week the first phase of construction at its plant in Dubai will be completed next month. Per the firm, the initial phase of construction will provide the plant 66,000 ft2 of floor space for production activities, which it will begin to occupy early next year. […]

Alba Plans Region’s First Spent Pot Lining Treatment Plant

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. announced yesterday its plans to establish the region’s first Spent Pot Lining (SPL) Treatment Plant. The project, which is the result of collaboration between Alba and Bahrain’s Supreme Council for Environment (SCE), is part of a bigger initiative driven by Shaikh Abdulla bin Hamad Al Khalifa to more properly manage the country’s […]