Jebel Ali smelter

EGA Fires Up Cutting-Edge Gas Turbine At Jebel Ali

EGA Fires Up Cutting-Edge Gas Turbine At Jebel Ali

A joint venture between Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA) and Mubadala and Dubal Holding spun up a new gas turbine for the first time at the site of its under-construction power plant at the Jebel Ali operations. The power plant, which will be...


Two Workers Perish At EGA’s Jebel Ali Smelter

Domestic media reported the death of two Emirates Global Aluminium PJSC (EGA) workers at its Jebel Ali smelter on Monday. EGA said two men were carrying out a routine maintenance operation on an industrial furnace when bricks came raining down upon them, plunging them into the smelter and to their deaths. Though emergency response procedures […]

EGA Finishes US$300 MM Upgrade to Aluminium Smelter

UAE’s Emirates Global Aluminium PJSC (EGA) announced yesterday the completion of its three-year, US$300-million project to upgrade production lines at its aluminium smelter at Jebel Ali. According to the firm, the plant’s production lines are now powered by proprietary technology that both increases production and reduces operating costs and environmental degradation. As of now, EGA’s […]

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 […]