Line 6 Project

One-Fifth Of Alba’s Line 6 Aluminium Destined For Spot Market

One-Fifth Of Alba’s Line 6 Aluminium Destined For Spot Market

Around one-fifth of the primary aluminium to roll off Aluminium Bahrain’s new Line 6 is slated for sale on the global spot market according to the firm’s CEO Tim Murray. In a recent interview with S&P Global Platts, Murray said the US$3-billion...

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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 Records a 91-Percent Bump in Net Income to US$246 MM in 2017

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) announced results for the final quarter and full year of 2017 late last week, boasting of strong numbers for both periods across the board. Alba recorded a year-on-year rise in sales volume for the year of 0.4 percent to 978,195 metric tons, with production on an upswing as well, better by […]

Alba Seals First Cathode in Line 6 Expansion Project

Mideastern aluminium firm Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) announced the completion of another milestone in its Line 6 Expansion Project last week, revealing to investors that the company completed the initial cathode sealing operation on the line. Cathode sealing is an important part of the process of bringing the line to life, explains the firm. The […]