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Rusal Reports Progress In Difficult 2020 In Sustainability Report

Rusal Reports Progress In Difficult 2020 In Sustainability Report

Russian aluminium giant UC Rusal released its Sustainability Report for the year 2020 last week. The firm noted that, despite the massive challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic, Rusal still made significant progress on its various sustainability goals. On the community front,...

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Russian Scientists Develop New Highly Heat-Resistant Aluminium Alloy

Russian researchers have developed a new process for producing a heat-resistant aluminium alloy that is more durable than comparable alloys. Researchers from the National University of Science and Technology “MISiS” (NUST MISIS), the Siberian Federal University and the Research and Production Centre of Magnetic Hydrodynamics (Krasnoyarsk) published an article in the Materials Letters academic journal […]

Rusal And Gränges Ink Rolled Automotive Aluminium Agreement

Russian Federation aluminium behemoth UC Rusal and Swedish rolled aluminium firm Gränges AB have signed an agreement to collaborate on aluminium alloys for use in the global automotive market. The agreement will have Rusal develop new aluminium alloys, new slab casting techniques, and new heat treatment processes, while Gränges develops a new process for rolling […]

Rusal Begins Mining 14 MMT Bauxite Quarry In NW Russia

Russian Federation aluminium titan UC Rusal announced this week the commencement of operations at its new open pit bauxite mine in northwest Russia. In a press release Rusal said the mine at Vezhayu-Vorykvinskoye in the Komi Republic. The mine has an estimated reserve of bauxite ore of 14 million metric tons. Also known as pit […]

Rusal Sets New Low For Carbon Dioxide Output In Primary Aluminium Production

Russian Federation aluminium giant UC Rusal announced earlier this week that it is now producing primary aluminium with the lowest carbon footprint thus far in the entire global metals industry. On Tuesday, Rusal’s parent company En+ Group revealed that the firm is now capable of producing 99-percent pure aluminium with emitting less than 0.01 metric […]