Features

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New Generation: Crust Breaker and Alumina Feeding Device (CBAFD)

In 2013 the collaboration between MAC Valves, pneumatic valves manufacturer and LECQ INDUSTRIE has developed and manufactured an CBAFD with all the functions, saving compressed air, life time improvement the life of the Chisel/Tip and reduce ecological footprint.

Projects and Products

The aluminium industry is constantly embarking on new projects and developing new products.

In this new regular feature, Aluminium International Today will present the latest announcements in these areas. If you’d like the opportunity to be considered for publication, please contact nadinefirth@quartzltd.com 

Projects and Products

The aluminium industry is constantly embarking on new projects and developing new products.

In this new regular feature, Aluminium International Today will present the latest announcements in these areas. If you’d like the opportunity to be considered for publication, please contact nadinefirth@quartzltd.com 

New lighter weight AGVs for transporting heavy loads streamline operations for manufacturers

For decades, automated guided vehicles (AGVs) have played a critical role in transporting heavy loads throughout aluminium and steel manufacturing facilities – reliably, safely and cost-ef ciently. Now, the latest generation of AGVs for carrying heavy loads – with a signi cant reduction in vehicle weight – are minimising maintenance and power requirements by up to 60%, delivering a new level of streamlined performance and cost ef ciency for primary metals manufacturers. By Jim McMahon 

Restarting the market?

Ukraine is set to restore the aluminium industry through the re-launch of Rusal assets. By Vladislav Vorotnikov 

AluSolutions Success

The AluSolutions conference and exhibition took place at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre on 10th – 11th May 2016.