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EGA: Caustic soda shipment

Published: September 04, 2018 by Nadine Bloxsome

Emirates Global Aluminium has received the first shipment of caustic soda for its under-construction Al Taweelah alumina refinery. 

Caustic soda and bauxite are the two most important raw materials in alumina refining. Stocks of these materials are initially required for the…

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STAS acquires technologies

Published: August 30, 2018 by Nadine Bloxsome

STAS is pleased to announce the purchase of technologies from o.d.t. Engineering PTY. LTD finalised in April 2018. 

O.d.t. Engineering is an Australian company specialised in the design and supply of casting and material handling equipment and production consumables for aluminium and…

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Lightweighting day

Published: August 28, 2018 by Nadine Bloxsome

On September 20th, ALLIANCE (Affordable Lightweight Automobiles Alliance) will host the ALLIANCE Future Lightweighting Day, following the Aachen Body Engineering Days.

The ALLIANCE Future Lightweighting Day is an all-day event dedicated to materials and manufacturing innovations in the…

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Constellium: Smart Lab

Published: August 28, 2018 by Nadine Bloxsome

Constellium Valais and the Haute École d’Ingénierie of HES-SO Valais-Wallis have joined forces to create the first industrial and academic lab for applied research and development in Valais, Switzerland.

Digitalisation is a challenge for all manufacturing companies today. For Constellium…

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Achenbach at a glance

Published: August 23, 2018 by Nadine Bloxsome

The family company Achenbach Buschhütten will once again present itself at the ALUMINIUM 2018 show as specialist for rolling and foil slitting technology for the production of aluminium flat rolled products at the highest quality level. 

The strategic approach is to offer ‘everything from…

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Fort William progressing

Published: August 22, 2018 by Nadine Bloxsome

The owner of the Fort William aluminium smelter has said preparations to build a new plant producing alloy wheels for the automotive industry at the site are progressing well.

GFG Alliance was granted planning consent for the project – expected to create hundreds of new jobs – earlier this…

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