Aluminium International Today News

Sapa sells trading company to European Metal Supplies

Published: June 27, 2016 by Nadine Firth

Sapa has sold the metal trading company Cuprochimique NV to Belgium-based European Metal Supplies NV. Cuprochimique trades in aluminium profiles, bars, plates and other non-ferrous metals.

European Metal Supplies is in the same field of business as Cuprochimique and will continue the…

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EGA to launch construction os 12 Mtpa bauxite mine in Guinea

Published: June 24, 2016 by Nadine Firth

Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA) will begin construction on a major bauxite mine in the Republic of Guinea, to secure supply of the high-quality raw material for its primary aluminium production facilities in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and create a new, substantial revenue stream through…

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New Outotec CEO

Published: June 22, 2016 by Nadine Firth

Outotec's Board of Directors has appointed Mr. Markku Teräsvasara (51) as Chief Executive Officer. He will commence in his new position on November 1, 2016 at the latest.

Markku Teräsvasara is currently President of Atlas Copco's Mining and Rock Excavation Service Division. He has been…

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Aluminium Hive

Published: June 22, 2016 by Nadine Firth

The Hive in Kew Gardens will bring 17,000 aluminium bars to London.

Artist Wolfgang Buttress describes the amplified sound of bees communicating as “haunting” and he has built The Hive, a 17m-high swarm of aluminium among a wildflower meadow where visitors can hear a honeybee chorus beamed…

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