Line 6 Project

Alba Announces Appointment of New Finances Manager

Alba Announces Appointment of New Finances Manager

Aluminium Bahrain announced an executive appointment earlier this week, having named Ahmed A. Qader Ishaq the new manager for financial accounting and controlling. Ishaq is a Certified Public Accountant and has been with the firm for just over six years, joining as...


Alba Cuts US$500 MM from Line 6 Budget

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) announced last weekend that it has been forced to cut US$500 million out of the CAPEX associated with its Line 6 project. The Bahrain-based smelter laid the blame at the feet of the late drop in global crude oil prices. Alba’s initial Bankable Feasibility Study called for a CAPEX of US$3.5 […]

Alba Inks Deal with UAE Firm EGA for Smelting Tech on Line 6 Project

Bahrain’s Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) announced on Tuesday that it has purchased DX+ Ultra Smelting Technology from UAE’s Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA) for its Line 6 expansion project. The Line 6 expansion project will add 540,000 metric tons per annum to the Alba smelter, bringing output to 1,500,000 metric tons per annum and making the […]