Jebel Ali smelter

EGA Breaks Ground On New Cutting Edge Power Plant At Jebel Ali Aluminium Smelter

EGA Breaks Ground On New Cutting Edge Power Plant At Jebel Ali Aluminium Smelter

The first shovel of earth has been turned in the new power block to be built by Emirates Global Aluminium, Mubadala Investment Company, and Dubal Holding at the Jebel Ali aluminium smelter in Dubai. The AED1 billion (US$272 million) project is the...


Sources Say Emirates Global Aluminium Selected US Banks for Coming IPO

International news agency Reuters reported yesterday that, according to sources with knowledge of the situation, Emirates Global Aluminium has chosen Merrill Lynch Wealth Management, The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., and JP Morgan Chase & Co. to advise it on a coming initial public offering (IPO). When contacted by Reuters, representatives from the banks in question […]

EGA Places Order for Seventh Aluminium Billet Furnace from Austria’s Hertwich

Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA) has ordered an additional batch homogenizing furnace from Austrian aluminium equipment manufacturer Hertwich Engineering. The order, placed late last month, is for a furnace to be utilized in the heat treatment of billets and is expected to go into operation later this year. The furnace in question, which is the seventh […]

EGA Enters Second Year of R&D Partnership with MIT

Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA) and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) teamed up again this year to run several research projects aimed at improving the aluminium smelting process. Graduate students from MIT will be conducting six research projects at EGA’s Jebel Ali and Al Taweelah smelters in the UAE. According to WAM, the UAE state […]