Aluminium Bahrain BSC

Alba Lays Foundation for Sixth Potline

Alba Lays Foundation for Sixth Potline

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) announced over the weekend that the concrete foundation of the firm’s new Potline 6 facility has been laid. A portion of the Line 6 project, Potline 6 consists of two pot rooms, each of which is just under...


Alba Posts Gains Across the Board in 2017’s First Quarter

Aluminium Bahrain recently released financial results for the first quarter, boasting significant to exceptional gains in several major categories. Alba reported a sales volume of 242,932 metric tons, up 4.9% year-on-year. Total sales for the quarter came in at US$506 million, a 22% increase year-on-year from last year’s Q1 total of US$416 million. Net income […]

Alba Obtains US$700 MM for Financing Line 6 Project

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. announced yesterday that it had secured US$700 million in financing for the construction of its sixth aluminium production line. The financing from the Export Credit Agency (ECA) will be composed of two tranches, one of US$310 million and a second composed of a EUR315-million SERV Guaranteed Export Credit and a EUR50-million Euler […]

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. […]