Aluminium International Today News

Alba: New managers

Published: February 08, 2016 by Nadine Firth

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) has appointed four new managers in key departments of the company, which underlines the company’s belief of promoting from within and cultivating the next generation of leaders.   The new managers are: Nezar Hameed Ali as Manager Operation Support Services…

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SNC-Lavalin: New contract

Published: February 08, 2016 by Nadine Firth

SNC-Lavalin has been awarded an engineering services contract by Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA) to provide operations support services to EGA’s two aluminium smelters in the United Arab Emirates – namely Emirates Aluminium (EMAL) and Dubai Aluminium (DUBAL).

SNC-Lavalin will provide…

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Alcoa appoints new Board Directors

Published: February 03, 2016 by Nadine Firth

Alcoa Inc. has announced that it will appoint Ulrich “Rick” Schmidt, John C. Plant and Sean O. Mahoney to serve on the Company’s Board of Directors, effective February 5, 2016.

These appointments will further strengthen the company and add valuable aerospace and automotive experience to…

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Hydro power outage

Published: February 01, 2016 by Nadine Firth

Following the power outage on Friday night, around 10% of Hydro Årdal's primary aluminium production capacity is temporarily shut down.

Hydro expects to leave customers unaffected by the incident by increasing remelt of cold metal at the plant’s cast house, compensating the temporarily…

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JVM Castings appoints new Group Sales Manager

Published: February 01, 2016 by Nadine Firth

Midlands-based JVM Castings has appointed a new Group Sales Manager to help the company meet growth targets over the next few years.

Bob Freeman, who joined the team earlier this month, brings with him 32 years of experience in the castings and automotive industries, most recently with…

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SAPA strengthens communications team

Published: February 01, 2016 by Nadine Firth

Aluminium industry increases focus on branding and communication.

“As the world largest aluminium extrusion-based solutions company in the world, counting 100 production sites in more than 40 countries, and with 23,500 employees, we are a relatively unknown company.

However we…

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