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Rusal To Launch “Big Data” Aluminium Production Management Project At Several Siberian Smelters

Rusal To Launch “Big Data” Aluminium Production Management Project At Several Siberian Smelters

Russian Federation aluminium giant Rusal announced plans yesterday to incorporate “Big Data” forecast analytics to potroom control systems in several of its aluminium smelters across Siberia. The firm says the ₽20 million (US$317,000) project is a step in its company-wide production efficiency...

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Rusal Inks Transport Deal With Russian Railways

Russian Federation aluminium titan U.C. Rusal announced yesterday an agreement with state-owned vertically-integrated railway firm Russian Railways OJSC (RZD) on transporting agreed cargo volumes. Few details of the agreement were made public in the release, but Rusal did confirm that cargo to be transported under the deal would be presented in accordance with schedules already […]

Drop In Aluminium Prices Dent En+ Group’s First-Quarter Results

Lower aluminium prices, coupled with the final month of sanctions by the United States government, teamed up to sink En+ Group’s first-quarter profit by 39 percent to US$409 million in the year’s opening quarter. Such was the message conveyed by the firm upon its release of the quarter’s financial numbers on Friday. Per the firm, […]

Rusal Obtains Permit To Open Goryachegorsk Nepheline Mine

Russian Federation aluminium titan U.C. Rusal announced yesterday its acquisition of state approval to develop the Goryachegorsk nepheline ore mine in south-central Siberia, which the company says will provide raw materials for its alumina refinery in Achinsk. Rusal says the mine’s 414.4 million metric tons of reserves will provide nepheline for the next 60 years […]

Sanctions And Weak Aluminium Prices At LME Weigh Down Rusal’s Q1 Results

Russian Federation aluminium titan U.C. Rusal released results for the first quarter 2019 yesterday. Though United States sanctions were lifted in January, the lingering effects combined with a drop in aluminium prices at the London Metal Exchange to take a gouge out of the firm’s bottom line in the quarter. The first quarter saw Rusal […]

Rusal To Collaborate With Moscow School Of Management On Business Ethics And Education Project

Russian Federation aluminium titan UC Rusal announced yesterday a partnership with the Moscow School of Management SKOLKOVO to launch a large-scale business education and business ethics education project. The project will draw upon the well of practical knowledge cultivated by both institutions, explained Rusal in a press release. Headed by noted business professor and founder […]