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FYI Resources Inks MOU With Alcoa Of Australia Over High-Purity Alumina

FYI Resources Inks MOU With Alcoa Of Australia Over High-Purity Alumina

Australian resource firm FYI Resources Ltd. announced yesterday a Memorandum of Understanding with Alcoa of Australia to develop high-purity alumina (HPA). According to industry media, variability trials at the pilot plant will determine the viability of such a partnership, which would involve...


Alcoa of Australia Ships First Bauxite from Western Australia

Alcoa of Australia has loaded the first shipment of bauxite from its operations in Western Australia. Hailed as a milestone by the company, the shipment is headed to an alumina refinery in the People’s Republic of China. The event, held at the Perth suburb of Kwinana, consisted of 47,000 metric tons from Alcoa of Australia’s […]

Alcoa Sells Stake in Major Western Australia Natural Gas Pipeline

Aluminium major Alcoa announced Wednesday that its subsidiary, Alcoa of Australia, will sell its stake in the Dampier to Bunbury Natural Gas Pipeline (DBNGP). The 956-mile line, in which Alcoa of Australia has a 20% interest, is being sold to DUET Group (DUET), a publically-traded Australian owner of energy utility assets. DUET currently owns the […]

Alcoa Seeks Extension of Environmental Approval for Wagerup Refinery Expansion

American aluminium major Alcoa is keeping its options open vis-à-vis a planned billion-dollar expansion of its alumina refinery in Wagerup, Western Australia. The firm has petitioned the state government for an extension on the environmental approval they obtained a decade ago. Michael Parker, Alcoa of Australia’s managing director, indicated that the company applied for a […]