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Alba Tops 1 Million Metric Tons In Aluminium Sales In 2018

Alba Tops 1 Million Metric Tons In Aluminium Sales In 2018

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) continued its climb to the top of the global aluminium-smelting mountain last year, posting a sales volume of over 1 million metric tons in 2018. Per the company, last year witnessed the sale of 1,012,548 metric tons of...

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Alba’s Net Income Jumps 65 In Q2 To US$77.4 Million

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) released results from the second quarter and first half of 2018 last week. Per the firm, top-line and bottom-line increases were fueled by a corresponding increase in sales volume, a recovery in prices at the LME, and the return to service of Line 5. During the second quarter, Alba saw a […]

Alba Receives Two of Six World’s Largest Rectiformers at Line Six Site

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) announced last week that it was the proud recipient of one-third of the six rectifier transformer units needed for the completion of its Line 6 Expansion Project. Designed and built by Fuji Electric in Japan, the rectifier-transformer (a/k/a “rectiformer”) is rated for 120 kA at 1880V DC. The design in question […]

Aluminium Bahrain Appoints New Chief Operations Officer

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) announced yesterday the appointment of Dr. Abdulla Habib Ahmed as the firm’s Acting Chief Operations Officer. Alba appointed Ahmed to the position in a meeting earlier this month, appointing him to the office with immediate effect. Abdullah has a B.Sc. in Chemical Engineering and a MBA from French Arabian School/ESSEC. He […]

Alba Seals First Cathode in Line 6 Expansion Project

Mideastern aluminium firm Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) announced the completion of another milestone in its Line 6 Expansion Project last week, revealing to investors that the company completed the initial cathode sealing operation on the line. Cathode sealing is an important part of the process of bringing the line to life, explains the firm. The […]