United Arab Emirates

EGA Plans Solar-Powered Silicon Metal Production Unit For UAE

EGA Plans Solar-Powered Silicon Metal Production Unit For UAE

Emirates Global Aluminium PJSC (EGA) announced on Friday a new project to manufacture silicon metal domestically in the United Arab Emirates in order to assure a constant supply for use in producing premium grades of aluminium alloy. At present, the UAE imports...

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EGA Ships 100th Load Of Bauxite Ore From Guinea Operations

Emirates Global Aluminium PJSC (EGA) shipped its one hundredth load of bauxite ore from its operations in the West African country of Guinea earlier this month. EGA said in a press release that its subsidiary Guinea Alumina Corporation has shipped 16.4 million metric dry tons since operations commenced at the US$1.4 billion project in the […]

Sources Say EGA Seeking Refinance Of US$6 Billion Loan

Sources claiming knowledge of the situation told Reuters that Emirates Global Aluminium PJSC (EGA) is in talks with various financial institutions to renegotiate a US$6-billion loan it arranged in 2019. According to the sources, the talks involve enlarging the tenor and shrinking the pricing of the seven-year loan. The firm hopes to take advantage of […]

EGA Fires Up Cutting-Edge Gas Turbine At Jebel Ali

A joint venture between Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA) and Mubadala and Dubal Holding spun up a new gas turbine for the first time at the site of its under-construction power plant at the Jebel Ali operations. The power plant, which will be operated by JA Power & Water Co, started the Siemens Energy H-class gas […]