Altech Chemicals Limited

Altech Obtains Final State Approval for Screening Facility in Western Australia

Altech Obtains Final State Approval for Screening Facility in Western Australia

Australian innovator Altech Chemicals Ltd. announced yesterday that it has obtained the final permit necessary for beginning construction of its screening and loading facility in Meckering, Western Australia. Altech received its works approval from the Western Australia Department of Water and Environmental...

Altech’s Malaysian High-Purity Alumina Plant Sticking to Construction Schedule

Altech Chemicals Ltd. issued an update today on the progress of its high-purity alumina (HPA) plant to be built in Johor, Malaysia. According to the press release, design and engineering of the plant is progressing according to schedule. The project’s engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) contractor M+W Group has over four dozen individuals from its […]

Altech Secures State Approval to Operate Kaolinite Mine At Meckering

Perth’s Altech Chemicals Ltd. announced yesterday that Western Australia’s Department of Mines and Petroleum has approved the mining proposal and mine closure plan for the firm’s planned mining of a kaolinite deposit near Meckering. According to the firm, this approval represents the clearance of a major hurdle along the path to opening the mine that […]

Altech Inks Deal with M+W Group to Build High-Purity Alumina Plant in Malaysia

Australia’s Altech Chemicals Ltd. announced yesterday that it has negotiated a fixed-price EPC (engineering, procurement, and construction) deal with German contractor M+W Group to build a high-purity alumina plant in Malaysia. Touting the advantages of the fixed-price nature of the contract, which include de-risking completion risk and project operability risk, Altech elaborated on the nature […]

Altech Chemicals Offers Update to High-Purity Alumina Project

Australia’s Altech Chemicals Ltd announced an update on the due diligence activities surrounding funding of its high-purity alumina (HPA) project. According to the update, the independent reviews and pilot plant test work associated with the project are approaching completion. The firm has been working with German KfW IPEX-Bank on structuring financing for the project. Altech […]