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Altech Inks Construction Contract For Its Specialty Battery Anode Plant In Germany

Altech Inks Construction Contract For Its Specialty Battery Anode Plant In Germany

Australian innovator Altech Chemicals Ltd. said that it has signed a final construction contract for the anode pilot plant in Schwarze Pump in Saxony, Germany with the domestic engineering firm of Küttner GmbH & Co. KG (Küttner). Altech says Küttner already has...

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Alcoa Plans US$51 MM In Capacity Upgrade At Mosjøen Aluminium Smelter

Pittsburgh aluminium pioneer Alcoa Corporation announced this week a plan to invest US$51 million at its Mosjøen aluminium smelter in Norway that will boost production capacity at the plant by 14 thousand metric tons per annum. Alcoa says the improvements to boost capacity at the plant, which currently has a nameplate capacity of 200 thousand […]

Britannia Global Markets To Exit London Metal Exchange

The London Metal Exchange is losing a Category 2 member in a week, as Britannia Global Markets plans to exit on 20 June, citing a change in trading strategy. The Britannia Financial Group subsidiary trades primarily in nickel, which doubled to $100,000 per metric ton in only a few hours last week. The drastic move […]

Alcoa Inks Deal With Hellenic Cables To Supply Low-Carbon Aluminium

Pittsburgh aluminium pioneer Alcoa Corporation announced last week an agreement to supply its proprietary low-carbon aluminium to European cable producer Hellenic Cables S.A. Alcoa has agreed to supply Hellenic Cables, which is a subsidiary of Cenergy Holdings, with its low-carbon EcoLum aluminium as an alternative to copper, which has superior conductivity, mechanical properties, and durability. […]