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Rusal Purchases Aluminium Rheinfelden Out Of Insolvency Proceedings

Rusal Purchases Aluminium Rheinfelden Out Of Insolvency Proceedings

Russian Federation aluminium titan UC Rusal last week took title to German aluminium producer Aluminium Rheinfelden GmbH, saving the firm from insolvency. The German firm began insolvency proceedings last fall, and began by laying off a fifth of its 256-strong labor force....

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Trio Of Constellium Automotive Aluminium Plants Awarded ASI Certification

European value-added aluminium firm Constellium NV announced yesterday the certification of its operations in Gottmadingen, Dahenfeld, and Singen, Germany against the Aluminium Stewardship Initiative’s (ASI) Chain of Custody Standards. The three plants supply advanced aluminium parts to the European automotive market. The Gottmadingen and Dahenfeld operations produce aluminium structural components, while the Singen plant produces […]

Rusal Recognized For Fight Against COVID-19 In Guinea

Earlier this week the corporate representative of Russian Federation aluminium titan U.C. Rusal in Guinea received the Guinea Best Company Award in recognition of its contribution to fighting the coronavirus pandemic in the country. The award has been given yearly since 2010 by COPE-Guinée (Coordination of Guinean non-governmental organizations for the promotion of excellence) to […]

ABx Test Results At Binjour And Fingal Show Easily Soluble Rare Earth Elements

Australian Bauxite Limited (ABx) reported on 15 months of testing earlier this week to determine the prevalence of rare earth elements (REE) in its various bauxite mining projects. Per the firm, clays at its Binjour project contained soluble REE, and other such soluble REE was identified in other areas under its control in Eastern Australia. […]

Beverage Can Maker Crown Holdings Planning Aluminium Can Plant In Virginia

Consumer packaging firm Crown Holdings, Inc. announced last week its plans to construct an aluminium beverage can manufacturing plant in south-central Virginia. The 355,000-ft2 plant will be the third greenfield beverage can plant Crown has established on the continent in five years. The firm did not specify a price tag for the plant, which will […]