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Alba Publishes First Sustainability Report

Alba Publishes First Sustainability Report

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. announced the publication of its inaugural Sustainability Report last week. The company’s first-ever such report describes its notable environmental, economic, and social highlights of its business activities in 2016. It showcases Alba’s sustainability performance and the strategies the company...

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Alba Names Waleed Tamimi Director of Administration

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. announced on Sunday that Waleed Tamimi would become the firm’s new director of administration. Tamimi has been at Alba since the spring of 2011, where he has held positions in Strategic Supplies and Planning. He joined Alba after leaving the Rezayat Group after almost four years, where he was the General Manager […]

Alba’s Third-Quarter Net Income Leaps by 65% Year-on-Year

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. reported totals for the third quarter and first nine months of 2016 yesterday. Alba’s numbers were highlighted by an increase in year-on-year net income by almost two thirds. The firm reported a sales total of US$463.5 million for the third quarter, down five percent year-on-year from 2015’s total of US$490.4 million. Alba […]

Alba “Kick Starts” Upgrade of Lines 4 & 5

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. announced yesterday that it has “kick started” its upgrade project to increase the amperage of its smelter’s Lines 4 and 5. The project, which the firm undertook in an effort to reduce cost and increase energy efficiency, was begun in September of this year. The project in question consists of designing and […]

Alba to Seek More than Original Loan Amount of US$750 MM for Line 6

The Kingdom of Bahrain’s Aluminium Bahrain (Alba) is planning to increase the loan amount it seeks from its financial backers for the firm’s Line 6 project. According to its CEO, strong support from banks has prompted it to ask for more than the original US$750 million contemplated at the outset. Upon the completion of the […]