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Aluminium Bahrain Chooses Mitsubishi Power And SEPCO III For New Gas Turbine Power Project

Aluminium Bahrain Chooses Mitsubishi Power And SEPCO III For New Gas Turbine Power Project

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) announced last week that a consortium between Mitsubishi Power and SEPCO III have been contracted to expand Power Station 5 at Alba’s aluminium smelting operations at Al Taweelah. Mitsubishi Power, which is a subsidiary of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries,...

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Mitsubishi Aluminum Co. Stripped of JIS Certification At Susono Plant

Fallout from Japan’s quality-control scandal continues this month after the Japanese government announced the revocation of Japanese Industrial Standards certification for certain aluminium products produced by Mitsubishi Aluminum Co. An announcement by the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry on Friday revealed that the private certification body chose to rescind certification for the Mitsubishi Materials […]

Kobelco Audit Reveals Falsified Aluminium Inspection Data

Japanese steel titan Kobe Steel, Ltd. (Kobelco) admitted on Sunday to falsifying inspection data for exports of aluminium and copper. Kobelco said that the information came to light after an in-house review of the data. According to the firm, the misclassified exports were shipped to about 200 clients. The review found misclassified data for about […]

Citing Power Prices, Boyne Aluminium Smelter Cuts Production and Jobs

Facing a squeeze in power prices, Australia’s Boyne Island Aluminium Smelter said Friday that it will be forced to cut capacity and shrink manpower beyond the levels announced in January. According to a statement released to the media, Rio indicated that capacity would be cut by fourteen percent and that “a significant number of jobs […]