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Metro Mining Inks Contract For 420,000 WMT Of Bauxite Ore With Chinese Aluminium Firm

Metro Mining Inks Contract For 420,000 WMT Of Bauxite Ore With Chinese Aluminium Firm

Yesterday Australia’s Metro Mining Ltd. announced the signing of a new contract with a state-owned aluminium firm in the People’s Republic of China for delivery of 420 thousand wet metric tons of bauxite ore to be delivered by year’s end. Though Metro...

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ABx Signs MoA With Bundaberg Port Authority For Shipment Of Binjour Project Bauxite

Australian Bauxite Limited (ABx) updated investors on progress at its Binjour Project yesterday. The Project, which it considers to be a prime source for gibbsite-trihydrate (THA) metallurgical-grade bauxite in the state of Queensland, continues to undergo testing in hopes that extraction at the site will prove commercially viable. Per the firm, it has entered into […]

South32 Seals Contract With SRG Global For Engineering Services At Worsley Alumina

Australian metals miner South32 Limited named Western Australia specialist construction, maintenance, and mining services firm SRG Global as the long-term engineering provider for its Worsley Alumina bauxite operations. Per a filing with the ASX, SRG Global has agreed to a three-year contract to provide engineered access solutions, including scaffold services and rope-access technicians. The contract […]

Altech Raises First Steel On High-Purity Alumina Plant Site

Australian innovator Altech Chemicals Ltd. reached another milestone in the construction of its high-purity alumina (HPA) plant in Johor with the raising of the first construction steel at the site. Following a South African custom known as Opstaan Yster, or “stand-up of iron,” Altech marked the occasion on Friday with a ceremony and celebration. In […]

BRP Acquires Majority Stake In Australian Aluminium Boatmaker Telwater

Canadian powersports vehicle and propulsion manufacturer Bombardier Recreational Products Inc. (BRP) announced last week the acquisition of 80 percent of the outstanding stock in Australian aluminium boat and trailer manufacturer Telwater Pty, Ltd. Though no financial details were provided, BRP said that Telwater’s current owner and managing director Paul Phelan will continue as a part […]