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Tiwai Point smelter’s annual net profit plummets amid volatile pricing.

Published: June 04, 2019 by Nadine Bloxsome

The owner of New Zealand’s sole aluminium smelter says it has delivered a significantly lower profit for calendar 2018 and that it remains vulnerable to a volatile market this year.

Pacific Aluminium (New Zealand), which is 80 percent-owned by Rio Tinto with Sumitomo owning the rest, says…

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Adopting digital initiatives in aluminium manufacturing

Published: May 29, 2019 by Nadine Bloxsome

The second edition of the Future Aluminium Forum was held last week, on 22nd – 23rd May in Warsaw, Poland.

More than 130 delegates from 70 companies attended the Forum, which is the only one of its kind dedicated to helping aluminium manufacturers and processors adopt digital technologies…

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Alba achieves historical milestone of 6 million work-hours without LTI

Published: May 29, 2019 by Nadine Bloxsome

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba), is on course to become the world’s largest smelter with Potline 6, achieved an outstanding Safety milestone of 6 million working-hours without Lost Time Injury (LTI) on Sunday 26 May 2019. 

A ceremony to mark this historical milestone was held on Tuesday…

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