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Rusal Invests ₽870 MM To Modernize SKAD Aluminium Alloy Wheel Plant

Rusal Invests ₽870 MM To Modernize SKAD Aluminium Alloy Wheel Plant

Russian aluminium giant UC Rusal announced this week a plan to invest ₽870 million (US$12 million) to improve its SKAD aluminium alloy wheel production plant. Per the firm, the plant has already seen an overhaul and modernization of production at the plant,...


CHALCO Shandong Advanced Material Joins Aluminium Stewardship Initiative

Trade group Aluminium Stewardship Initiative announced last week that CHALCO Shandong Advanced Material Co., Ltd has joined the organization as a Production and Transformation member. CHALCO Shandong’s inclusion in the Initiative brings the total membership to 206. Headquartered in Zibo, CHALCO Shandong has conducted research and development into and production of fine alumina since the […]

EGA Inks Bauxite Supply Agreement With Bosai Minerals Group

Emirates Global Aluminium PJSC (EGA) announced this week the signing of a three-year agreement with China’s Bosai Minerals Group to supply the firm with bauxite ore from its operations in the West African state of Guinea. EGA did not give specific details of the agreement, indicating only that it would supply “several million tonnes” of […]

ABx Breaks Ground At Alcore’s Fluorine Pilot Plant In New South Wales

Australian Bauxite Limited (ABx) said this week that its subsidiary ALCORE Limited began construction of the pilot plant in New South Wales where it will begin the process of recovering fluorine from aluminium smelter waste. The pilot plant will be built to specifications established in the fall that will use excess bath from aluminium smelters […]

Gränges Receives Top Sustainability Ranking From EcoVadis

Swedish rolled aluminium firm Gränges AB announced this week that it has achieved the Platinum rating from business sustainability ratings service EcoVadis. Such a ranking places Gränges in the top one percent of the more than 75,000 companies the service assessed in 2021. Gränges says the ranking is proof positive of its successful integration of […]

EGA Awards US$34 MM Guinea Bauxite Mining Contract To Domestic Firm Guinéenne de Prestation et de Construction

Emirates Global Aluminium PJSC’s (EGA) wholly-owned subsidiary Guinea Aluminium Corporation awarded a major contract to a domestic construction firm as it continues to fulfill the promises made to enhance the Guinean economy. GAC awarded the US$34-million mining contract to Guinéenne de Prestation et de Construction, which the firm estimates to be among the biggest contracts […]