Aluminium Bahrain

Despite Rising Alumina Costs, Alba Turns In Strong Third Quarter

Despite Rising Alumina Costs, Alba Turns In Strong Third Quarter

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) reported financial results for the third quarter of 2018 yesterday. Though sales volumes in the quarter rose, a rise in alumina prices tempered bottom-line gains. In the just-ended quarter, Alba recorded a net income of BD14.3 million (US$38...

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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 […]

Alba Receives Two of Six World’s Largest Rectiformers at Line Six Site

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) announced last week that it was the proud recipient of one-third of the six rectifier transformer units needed for the completion of its Line 6 Expansion Project. Designed and built by Fuji Electric in Japan, the rectifier-transformer (a/k/a “rectiformer”) is rated for 120 kA at 1880V DC. The design in question […]

Alba Achieves Record Highs in Sales and Production in Q1

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) offered the market a taste of the first quarter financial and production results it expects to release late this month when it boasted of best-ever sales numbers for the three-month period ending on March 31. Per the press release issued yesterday, Alba says it broke records in operational performance with a […]

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 […]