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EGA: First bauxite train

Published: January 23, 2019 by Nadine Bloxsome

Emirates Global Aluminium has announced a milestone at its under-construction Guinea bauxite mining project as the first loaded train travelled from its subsidiary Guinea Alumina Corporation’s mine to the coast. 

The 80-wagon train carried some 6,800 tonnes of bauxite ore from GAC’s mine…

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GCC Primary update

Published: January 22, 2019 by Nadine Bloxsome

According to the Gulf Aluminium Council, the primary aluminium producers in the GCC collectively produced 5,408,257 tons of high quality primary Aluminium in 2018 for the local and international market.

An increase of around 230,000 tons over last year, as the result of improved efficiency…

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Combilift nominated

Published: January 22, 2019 by Nadine Bloxsome

Combilift has been nominated as a finalist in one of the most prestigious and hotly contested international awards in the materials handling industry. 

From a large pool of applicants, just 15 products have been selected for the IFOY Award (International Intralogistics and Forklift Truck…

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Auto sheet training course

Published: January 21, 2019 by Nadine Bloxsome

Following the success of the two courses held last year, Innoval Technology has announced another training course about aluminium automotive sheet. 

It will take place on 9-11th April 2019 at Innoval’s offices in Banbury, UK. Anyone can attend.

The Aluminium Automotive Sheet training…

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Alufoil winners at WPO

Published: January 21, 2019 by Nadine Bloxsome

The 2019 WorldStar competition, organised by the World Packaging Organisation (WPO) continues to recognise the performance of aluminium foil as one of the major packaging materials globally.

No less than four products, which had already won the coveted Alufoil Trophy earlier in 2018,…

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