Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba)

Alba Commissions Line 6 Two Weeks Ahead of Schedule

Alba Commissions Line 6 Two Weeks Ahead of Schedule

Months of construction came to an end at Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) earlier this week after the firm commissioned Potline 6, making the firm’s operations the largest single-site aluminium smelter on Earth. The commissioning, which involved energizing the pot for the first...

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Alba Commissions State-of-the-Art Batch Homogenizer in Casthouse 3

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) announced last week the commissioning of a high-tech batch homogenizer for use in production of specialized billet at its Casthouse 3. The homogenizer, which was provided by SMS group’s Hertwich Engineering as part of the Alba Casthouse 3 Batch Homogenizing Extension Project, will be used for heat treatment of 6xxx, 1xxx […]

As Siemens Dignitaries Look On, Alba Powers Up New Switch House 7

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) earlier this week announced the Power Distribution System (PDS) Project’s energizing of the plant’s new 33kV Switch House 7 (SH7), the project’s first major milestone. The task on site was headed up by Germany’s Siemens LLC, the designer, engineer, materials procurer, builder, and commissioner of the installation. The new SH7 is […]

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 […]