Matt Howell

Tomago Aluminium Smelter Battling Back Against COVID-19 And Associated Supply Chain Woes

Tomago Aluminium Smelter Battling Back Against COVID-19 And Associated Supply Chain Woes

Rio Tinto’s Tomago aluminium smelter in Australia has developed a wide range of contingency plans to address persistent shortages occasioned by the ongoing global coronavirus pandemic. “Anything that comes by a container is being delayed,” CEO Matt Howell lamented in a wide-ranging...

Events

Power Blackouts in NSW Threaten Tomago Aluminium

New South Wales’ Tomago aluminium smelter is hoping to avoid a “catastrophe” after being forced to shut down production on its three potlines due to severe power shortages in the area. The state’s power grid has been pushed to the max and beyond in recent days as temperatures have risen above the century mark over […]