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Altech Reports Stage 1 Construction Nearly Complete At Johor HPA Plant

Altech Reports Stage 1 Construction Nearly Complete At Johor HPA Plant

Australian innovator Altech Chemicals Ltd. updated investors regarding the state of construction at its high-purity alumina plant in Johor, Malaysia late last week. To date, the maintenance workshop building site includes external wall cladding, a ventilation and roller door, and the internal...

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Metro Mining Sets Monthly Bauxite Production And Shipping Records In July

Australia’s Metro Mining Ltd. released production and shipping results for the month of July yesterday. Metro turned in monthly records for both mining and shipping bauxite ore thanks in large part to capital improvements made at Bauxite Hills Mine during this year’s rainy season. In July, Metro mined 443 thousand wet metric tons (WMT), an […]

South32 Alumina Production Jumps 9 Percent Last Quarter To 1,307kt

Australian metals miner South32 Limited updated investors on progress during the closing quarter of fiscal year 2019 yesterday. Overall alumina production in the June quarter rose by 9 percent, with Worsley Alumina leading the charge with a 12-percent jump in production. South32 reported a 1-percent increase of production for the year at Worsley Alumina, ending […]

Metro Mining Increases Bauxite Hills Reserve Estimate By 18.8 Percent

Australia’s Metro Mining Ltd. updated investors on its reserves and resources yesterday, one year on from commencement of operations at its Bauxite Hill Mine. Per the firm, the new numbers translate into potentially extending the mine’s life to 2037, three years beyond previous estimates. In its update, Metro said its total reserve estimate for Bauxite […]

Gränges And Aurora Labs Ltd Ink Agreement To Discuss Enhanced Cooperation In 3D Aluminium Manufacturing

Swedish rolled aluminium firm Gränges AB and Australian metal 3D printing developer Aurora Labs Ltd signed a Memorandum of Understanding last week that contemplates increased commercial and research ties between the two firms. Operating through its wholly-owned subsidiary A3D Operations Pty Ltd., Aurora and Gränges agreed to a framework for possible future transactions between the […]