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January 17, 2017

Global mining and bulk material handling equipment supplier, TAKRAF, is pleased to announce that it has recently acquired the assets of FMC Technologies’ (NYSE: FTI) Material Handling Systems (FMC MHS) business unit based in Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA (Philadelphia metro area). For over 100 years, FMC MHS has been a global leader in providing material handling solutions to a variet Read More..

January 16, 2017

Ball has collaborated with Norwegian craft brewer Lervig Aktiebryggeri, to produce packaging for selected expressions of its craft beer range. This sees Ball extending its cooperation with craft brewers, now manufacturing cans for craft beer in Norway in addition to the UK, Ireland, Germany, Spain and Sweden. Using Ball’s 330ml and 500ml can, the canned offering comes in a range of e Read More..

January 16, 2017

Hydro has signed a Letter of Intent (LoI) with the state of Pará and also a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Shell Brasil Petróleo LTDA, with the aim to replace a major part of its current fuel oil consumption at the Alunorte alumina refinery in Brazil with more environmentally friendly natural gas. The LoI with the Para Government was signed in Belem, Brazi Read More..

January 11, 2017

In recognition of their packaging excellence six products, which won the prestigious Alufoil Trophy, have been awarded a WorldStar by the World Packaging Organisation (WPO). The winning alufoil products were made by Ampac Flexibles; Ardagh and Amcor Flexibles; Constantia Flexibles; Guala Closures and Huhtamaki Flexible Packaging. Five WorldStars were received by Alufoil Trophy winners Read More..

January 6, 2017

Noranda Alumina has secured a long term agreement with the Century Aluminum to supply smelters in Hawesville and Sebree, Kentucky with smelter grade alumina. Commenting on the announcement, David D'Addario, the chairman and chief executive officer of Noranda and managing partner of DADA Holdings, said that the long term agreement with the Century Aluminum marks an essential development Read More..

January 5, 2017

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) is the proud Gold Winner of the Green World Award 2016 for Environmental Best Practice. The award endorses the company’s long-standing commitment towards protecting the environment not only at the local level but also at the regional and international levels. Alba won the Gold in the prestigious International Green Apple Awards 2015 for its project ‘Al Read More..

January 4, 2017

Alcoa Corporation has announced that it intends to permanently close the Suralco alumina refinery and bauxite mines in Suriname, fully curtailed since November 2015. The Government of the Republic of Suriname and Alcoa continue to develop definitive agreements concerning Suralco’s remaining activities in the country and the future of the bauxite industry in Suriname. Pending completion Read More..

January 3, 2017

According to reports, Tiwai Point smelter is unlikely to close despite the shut-down clause. Southland's Tiwai Point aluminium smelter, which has issued a shutdown notice, employs 800 people and brings $500 million annually to the region's economy. However, the smelter is expected to be operating despite the shutdown clause. Once the company's results for 2016 are released in the nex Read More..

December 13, 2016

Emirates Global Aluminium has announced that the first bauxite bulk sample shipment from its mine under development in the Republic of Guinea has left from the port of Kamsar, bound for bauxite customers in China. The shipment of 55,000 tonnes is an important milestone in EGA’s programme to unlock Chinese and other markets for Guinean bauxite. EGA is the largest industrial company in Read More..

December 13, 2016

Silvio Porto is appointed new Executive Vice President Bauxite and Alumina, and member of Hydro's Corporate Management Board. The change is effective as of December 13, 2016. Silvio Porto comes from the position as Chief Operational Officer (COO) in Bauxite and Alumina. He joined Hydro in 2014, when he was appointed plant manager for Hydro Paragominas bauxite mine. Porto has more tha Read More..

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