Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C.

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

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,...

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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 Records a 91-Percent Bump in Net Income to US$246 MM in 2017

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) announced results for the final quarter and full year of 2017 late last week, boasting of strong numbers for both periods across the board. Alba recorded a year-on-year rise in sales volume for the year of 0.4 percent to 978,195 metric tons, with production on an upswing as well, better by […]

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 […]

Aluminium Bahrain Sets Production and Sales Records in 2017

Mideastern aluminium firm Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) set a company record in sales volume and production last year. According to a statement released by the firm, Alba sold 978,195 metric tons of primary aluminium in 2017, which was an improvement of 0.4 percent from 2016’s sales volume of 974,014 metric tons. Helping propel the total […]