Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba)

Aluminium Bahrain Appoints New Director of Casthouse

Aluminium Bahrain Appoints New Director of Casthouse

Mideast aluminium smelter Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. announced the appointment of Abdul Rasool Ahmed Abdul Rasool to the position of Director of Casthouse. An Alba veteran of over three decades, Rasool joined the company in 1985 as an Operator. He was promoted to...


Finnish Firm Outotec to Buld Anode Rodding Shop for Aluminium Bahrain

Finnish mining operations and technology firm Outotec announced on Thursday that it has signed a contract with Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. to design and deliver an anode rodding shop facility for the firm’s smelter-expansion project. Outotec declined to offer a price for the contract, but it did point out the fact that it is the largest […]

Jump in Sales and Production During Q1 for Aluminium Bahrain

Middle Eastern aluminium producer Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. announced last week a significant uptick in sales and production over the course of the first three months of this year. For the year through March the firm sold 242,932 metric tons of aluminium, good for a 4.9% increase year-on-year over last year’s first-quarter sales volume of 231,538 […]

Alba Publishes First Sustainability Report

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. announced the publication of its inaugural Sustainability Report last week. The company’s first-ever such report describes its notable environmental, economic, and social highlights of its business activities in 2016. It showcases Alba’s sustainability performance and the strategies the company executes in order to implement sustainable development principles in its operations and services. […]

Alba Concludes Yearly Town Hall Meetings in Manama

Aluminium Bahrain wrapped up two weeks of town hall meetings in Manama Sunday. The meetings involved almost ninety percent of the company’s workforce in discussions between the firm’s management and its workforce. Beginning on January 15th, the meetings were held in nine separate sessions and included participation from some of Bahrain’s private and public organizations. […]

GCC Aluminium Firms Produced over 5 MM Metric Tons of Aluminium in 2016

According to numbers released by the Gulf Aluminium Council, the smelters of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) combined to produce 5.2 million metric tons of primary aluminium in 2016. The six producers’ totals were as follows: UAE’s Emirates Global Aluminium turned out 2.471 million metric tons, Bahrain’s Aluminium Bahrain produced 971,420 metric tons, Saudi Arabia’s […]