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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...

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Rio Tinto Pondering Placement of Pacific Aluminium on Australia’s Stock Exchange

Rumors have surfaced in Australian media outlets that Anglo-Australian mining titan Rio Tinto Group is weighing listing Pacific Aluminium on the country’s securities exchange in the near future. According to a column published in The Australian Financial Review earlier today, Rio Tinto is exploring a full or partial listing on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) […]

Tomago Smelter May Be Prime Customer for Potential Clean-Coal Plant in NSW

Citing rising prices and unreliable supplies of power to the plant, New South Wales’ Tomago Aluminium Company advised the federal and state government that it would potentially be a large-scale buyer of electricity from any low-emission coal-powered electricity plants that may be constructed in the area. The announcement is significant due to the fact that […]