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EGA Marks Third Consecutive Month Of Full Production At Al Taweelah Alumina Refinery

EGA Marks Third Consecutive Month Of Full Production At Al Taweelah Alumina Refinery

Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA) said yesterday that its refinery at Al Taweelah has completed three consecutive months of production at or above its nameplate capacity. The plant has a nameplate capacity of 2 million metric tons per annum and started production 21...

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Alba’s Line 6 Expansion Project Named Best Of The Year By MEED Projects Awards

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) was named the GCC Industrial Project of the Year by the MEED Projects Awards earlier this week for its Line 6 Expansion Project. The MEED Project Awards are handed out to firms that demonstrate excellence in the Gulf region across several sectors, judging them on criteria including project delivery and operations, […]

Hyundai Names Rusal Its Long-Term Supplier Of Sustainable Aluminium

Russian Federation aluminium behemoth UC Rusal announced last week that it has been chosen as Hyundai Sungwoo Holdings Co, Ltd.’s preferred long-term supplier of sustainable primary aluminium and aluminium alloys. Through Hyundai Sungwoo, Rusal will be supplying Hyundai Motors Group, which produces the Hyundai and Kia automotive brands. Rusal notes the market share Hyundai commands […]

Alba Inks MoU With Hangzhou Jinjiang On Alumina Feedstock Supply

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) announced last week the signing of a memorandum of understanding with Chinese aluminium firm Hangzhou Jinjiang Group Co. Ltd (HJJ) to collaborate on supplying Alba’s aluminium smelters with alumina. The memorandum, which was signed in a virtual ceremony last month, establishes an agreement to investigate the possibility of forming a collaboration […]

South America’s First Aluminium Plant To Feature EGA Technology

Emirates Global Aluminium PJSC (EGA) announced last week an agreement with Colombian firm NEO Aluminio Colombia to provide its technological expertise to the building of an aluminium production facility in Colombia. The facility, called the Green Aluminium Transformation Complex for Colombia (GALTCO) will be South America’s first aluminium plant. Powered via energy derived from hydroelectricity, […]