Altech Conducts First-Ever Site Visit At HPA Site For Current And Potential Stakeholders

Australian innovator Altech Chemicals Ltd. hosted a site visit from several of its investors over the weekend to its under-construction high-purity alumina (HPA) plant in Johor, Malaysia. Altech managing director Iggy Tan led investors and other stakeholders in the plant’s first-ever tour, detailing the progress the firm has made since beginning Stage 1 construction toward […]

Altech Seals Deal With Macquarie Bank For Mezzanine Finance Arrangement

Australian innovator Altech Chemicals Ltd. announced on Friday that it has chosen Macquarie Bank to be the preferred lender for its planned high-purity alumina plant under construction in Malaysia. Per the firm, the two companies have reached an agreement regarding the terms of the mezzanine debt arrangement and have executed a mandate letter appointing Macquarie […]

Altech Inks US$60 MM Stream Finance Deal for High-Purity Alumina Project

Australian innovator Altech Chemicals Ltd. announced yesterday that the firm has landed a non-binding term sheet with a United States investment group for a US$60 million stream finance facility supporting its high-purity alumina (HPA) project. Per Altech, the unnamed financier has agreed to advance Altech the US$60 million facility up front for a percentage of […]

Altech Mulling Mezzanine Debt Package And Joint Venture to Fund High-Purity Alumina Project

Australian innovator Altech Chemicals Ltd. announced a quartet of positive financial and business-related developments in an update the firm released to investors earlier this week. The firm advised that it continues to work toward completing certain conditions precedent to closing upon a US$190-million senior-debt package to which it agreed with German state-owned bank KfW IPEX-Bank […]

Altech Files for Patent Protection for Refined Method of Producing High-Purity Alumina From Kaolin

Australian innovator Altech Chemicals Ltd. announced yesterday the filing for a new provisional patent with the Australian government for an updated method for deriving alumina from kaolin and other such sources. Altech’s new patent involves treating the alumina-containing material to make particles smaller and richer in alumina content, calcining and leaching the material, separating the […]