Western Australia bauxite

Striking Workers At Alcoa’s Western Australia Bauxite And Alumina Operations Reject Contract Proposal

Striking Workers At Alcoa’s Western Australia Bauxite And Alumina Operations Reject Contract Proposal

A proposal to end the strike at Alcoa Corporation’s bauxite and alumina operations in Western Australia was rejected by the plant’s trade union on Friday, allowing the month-long work stoppage to continue. The strike, which began on August 8, is the result...

Alcoa Celebrates Mining One Billion MT in Western Australia

Australian Alcoa miners celebrated mining one billion metric tons of bauxite in the state of Western Australia. Alcoa has been mining in the state for fifty-three years. The firm marked the milestone with current and former employees, key stakeholders and Western Australian Legislative Councilmember representing the South West Region Nigel Hallett (representing Premier Colin Barnett), […]

Australian Bauxite Firm BRL Pulls Out of Partnership with China’s Yankuang

Bauxite Resources Limited (BRL) announced Thursday that it has completed the sale of its interest in Bauxite Alumina Joint Ventures (BAJV). The buy-back of all of Yankuang Resources Pty Ltd’s shares in BRL occurred as well on Thursday after BRL shareholder approval of the transaction at the extraordinary general meeting (EGM) held on Monday. Among […]