Aluminium International Today News

Managing director

Published: April 12, 2010 by Greg Morris

Mr Gautier has been part of Fives Group since 2004 and joined Fives Solios in 2007. He is a graduate engineer from Ecole Centrale Paris and previously worked for the Pechiney Group for 14 years within three different companies.

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Call for papers

Published: April 12, 2010 by Greg Morris

The event takes place at the Hilton Cancun Golf & Spa Resort, Cancun, Mexico between 4-7 December 2011.

The event incorporates three symposiums: Molten Salts and Ionic Liquids 2011, Advanced Sustainable Iron and Steel Making; and Sustainable Non-Ferrous Smelting in the 21st Century. The…

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In the pink

Published: April 12, 2010 by Greg Morris

It has a revised foreword with information on two new alloy designs and their associated chemical composition limits. The document is available from the Association’s online bookstore at $20 for members and $40 for non-members.

For more information visit  www.aluminum.org. 

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Nalco aims for huge turnover

Published: April 12, 2010 by Greg Morris

Expansion will increase Nalco’s bauxite production from its present 48kt/y to 63kt/y and raise its alumina output from 15kt/y to 21kt/y.

Aluminium production will also go up from the current level of 345kt/y to 560kt/y while the company’s captive power generation is set to increase from…

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Innovatherm appointments

Published: April 12, 2010 by Greg Morris

The company has also appointed Domenico Di Lisa as its sales director as well as managing director of innovatherm’s Indian subsidiary innosat Project Private Ltd.

Wolfgang Uhrig remains managing director of the commercial division and the development of special products.

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$5.6bn Qatalum plant ‘on time and on budget’

Published: November 01, 2009 by Greg Morris

HE the Deputy Premier, Abdullah bin Hamad al-Attiyah said he was ‘delighted’ at the progress made by the project so far.

“It is more than 90% complete. I can confirm that the first aluminium roll-out from our plant would be before December. We are on time and within budget,” al-Attiyah…

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