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EGA Extends Alumina Deal With Vinacomin Through 2023

EGA Extends Alumina Deal With Vinacomin Through 2023

Emirates Global Aluminium PJSC (EGA) announced yesterday the signing of a new three-year deal with Vietnam’s Vinacomin for the supply of alumina to EGA’s smelters. The new agreement extends a contract between the two firms that was initially begun toward the end...

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Vedanta To Deploy GE’s Digital Smelter Technology At Jharsuguda Aluminium Smelter

London-based metals miner Vedanta Ltd. and American multinational conglomerate General Electric Company (GE) jointly announced yesterday that they have agreed to place GE’s digital smelter technology in Vedanta’s Jharsuguda smelter in an effort at improving the site’s productivity and efficiency. The partnership between the two firms is the first such installation at any aluminium smelter […]

Alba Reports Gross Profit Increase Of 6 Percent In 2019

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. released results for the final quarter and full year of 2019 on Thursday. Despite less than favorable market conditions, the firm reported better results in most metrics for both periods largely due to the commissioning of aluminium production at Line 6. In the fourth quarter, Alba recorded a Profit and Total Comprehensive […]

Alba Sells Record High 1.3 Million Metric Tons Of Aluminium In 2019

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. set a record last year for aluminium sales volume, moving over 1.3 million metric tons of aluminium in 2019. According to a press release, Alba’s aluminium sales volume rose by one-third over the prior year, reaching a total of 1,350,326 metric tons and establishing a new high-water mark for the firm. Alba’s […]

Cutting Edge Siemens Gas Turbine Installed At EGA Power Project

Emirates Global Aluminium PJSC (EGA) last week announced the successful transport from port and installation of the biggest gas turbine in the United Arab Emirates into its under-construction power block. The firm said in a statement that the Siemens H-class gas turbine was transported from its location at the Jebel Ali port about 10 miles […]

Alba Wins CSR Award From EcoVadis

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. said earlier this week that it is the recipient of an award lauding it for its corporate social responsibility endeavors. Alba was awarded the Bronze Medal for its corporate social responsibility practices by international rating platform EcoVadis. The platform took into account several metrics, including the Global Reporting Initiative, the United Nations […]