high-purity alumina

Alcoa Pulls Out Of High-Purity Alumina Partnership With FYI Resources

Alcoa Pulls Out Of High-Purity Alumina Partnership With FYI Resources

Pittsburgh aluminium pioneer Alcoa Corporation said this week that its subsidiary Alcoa of Australia Limited has opted to end their joint development agreement for high-purity alumina with FYI Resources Ltd. The agreement was brokered in 2021 on the pilot project to develop...


Altech Opens R&D Facility And Offices In Germany

Australian innovator Altech Chemicals Ltd. and its subsidiary Altech Industries Germany GmbH (AIG) announced last week the opening of an office and research & development facility at DOCK3 Industrial Development Centre in the Schwarze Pumpe Industrial Park in Saxony, Germany. The firm said in a press release that the event was attended by several corporate […]

Altech Opens New Research Facility In Perth

Australian innovator Altech Chemicals Ltd. announced this week the establishment of its in-house research and development laboratory in Perth, Australia. Altech says the office has been in the commissioning phase since May, and it is currently on the verge of finalization. The new facility allows the firm to carry out a wide range of research, […]

FYI And Alcoa Australia Begin Negotiations On High-Purity Alumina Joint Venture

Australian high-purity alumina firm FYI Resources Limited announced last week a memorandum of understanding with Alcoa Australia Limited to negotiate terms to a joint venture high-purity alumina (HPA) project. FYI says the agreement establishes a 90-day contemplation period (beginning on 5 May) to allow the parties to conduct due diligence regarding commercialization of FYI’s HPA […]

Altech Achieves “Breakthrough” In Successful Coating Of Silicon With Alumina

Australian innovator Altech Chemicals Ltd. announced earlier this week the successful application of alumina nano particles on silicon particles using proprietary technology developed for use on anodes in lithium-ion batteries. The firm points out that this follows an announcement late last year that it had been successful in coating graphite particles with a similar layer […]