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BAI Begins Construction Of Alumina Refinery In West Kalimantan

BAI Begins Construction Of Alumina Refinery In West Kalimantan

Construction at a new alumina refining plant in Indonesia commenced on Tuesday, as PT Alumina Borneo Indonesia (BAI) broke ground on its Smelter Grade Alumina Refinery (SGAR) in western Borneo. The first piling was planted virtually by Governor Sutarmidji of West Kalimantan...

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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, […]

Iran’s Aluminium Ingot Output Up By 69 Percent Over Last Seven Months

Aluminium output by producers in Iran has risen significantly since the beginning of the Iranian year, with more expected as newly constructed capacity comes online in the coming months. Since the beginning of the Iranian year on March 20, producers have churned out 247,335 tons of aluminium ingot, up by 69 percent on the year. […]