Line 6 Project

Despite Rising Alumina Costs, Alba Turns In Strong Third Quarter

Despite Rising Alumina Costs, Alba Turns In Strong Third Quarter

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) reported financial results for the third quarter of 2018 yesterday. Though sales volumes in the quarter rose, a rise in alumina prices tempered bottom-line gains. In the just-ended quarter, Alba recorded a net income of BD14.3 million (US$38...

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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 […]

Alba and Bechtel Extend Partnership with MoU on Line 6

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) announced on Monday the execution of a Memorandum of Understanding with San Francisco construction and civil engineering firm International Bechtel Co. (Bechtel) to partner on continued work on the ongoing Line 6 Expansion project. Bechtel was named the Engineering, Procurement, and Construction Management (EPCM) contractor for the Line 6 Expansion project […]

Comeback in Global Aluminium Market Raises Alba’s Q3 Numbers

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) released financials for the third quarter of 2017 yesterday. Financial numbers were up across the board, which the firm credits in no small part to the continuing recovery of the global aluminium market. Alba recorded US$625.8 million in sales in the quarter, a 35-percent increase year-on-year from last year’s third-quarter total […]

Aluminium Bahrain’s Line 6 Expansion Achieves 25 Percent Completion

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) updated shareholders on the firm’s progress on the US$3-billion Line 6 Expansion Project yesterday, noting that the undertaking continues to run on the scheduled timeline. According to the firm, earthworks and concrete at the site are continuing as planned, with engineering at 50 percent completion, and procurement and contracts at 70 […]