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Tenova TAKRAF acquisition

Published: January 17, 2017 by Nadine Bloxsome

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…

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Craft beer in cans

Published: January 16, 2017 by Nadine Bloxsome

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,…

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Hydro: LoI and MOU

Published: January 16, 2017 by Nadine Bloxsome

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…

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Alufoil Trophy winners

Published: January 11, 2017 by Nadine Bloxsome

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…

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Alumina supply contract

Published: January 06, 2017 by Nadine Bloxsome

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…

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Alba wins Green Award

Published: January 05, 2017 by Nadine Bloxsome

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…

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