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EGA Brings Online Over Two Dozen New Reduction Cells At Al-Taweelah Aluminium Smelter

EGA Brings Online Over Two Dozen New Reduction Cells At Al-Taweelah Aluminium Smelter

Emirates Global Aluminium PJSC (EGA) announced last week the start-up of the first section of an expansion to its aluminium smelter at Al-Taweelah. Per the firm, bringing online the 26 new reduction cells at potline 1 will bump the plant’s overall nameplate...

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EGA Inks Agreement With INALUM For Technical Assistance On Upgrades To North Sumatra Aluminium Smelter

Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA) announced on Tuesday an agreement with PT Indonesia Asahan Aluminium (INALUM) to supply technological assistance as INALUM upgrades its aluminium smelter in North Sumatra. The firm will upgrade INALUM’s existing technology from almost 40 years ago, they said. The 18-month project is intended to boost the plant’s aluminium output by 20 […]

South America’s First Aluminium Plant To Feature EGA Technology

Emirates Global Aluminium PJSC (EGA) announced last week an agreement with Colombian firm NEO Aluminio Colombia to provide its technological expertise to the building of an aluminium production facility in Colombia. The facility, called the Green Aluminium Transformation Complex for Colombia (GALTCO) will be South America’s first aluminium plant. Powered via energy derived from hydroelectricity, […]

EGA Employee Suggestion Box Saves Firm AED60 Million So Far In 2020

Emirates Global Aluminium PJSC (EGA) said last week that its employee-led continuous improvement initiative has led to AED60 million (US$16.3 million) in savings for the firm for the year to date. The program, which is know as “Tamayaz,” was launched four years ago and has yielded several important safety and efficiency improvements at the plant. […]

EGA’s Greenhouse Gas Emissions 38 Percent Below Industry Average In 2019

Emirates Global Aluminium PJSC (EGA) published its third annual Sustainability Report this week. The report details the firm’s environmental, social, and governance performance in 2019 for operations in the United Arab Emirates and the Republic of Guinea. Per the firm, it had a greenhouse-gas-emissions intensity that was 38 percent below the industry average as published […]