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PFS indicates 19.4 MT of alumina resources at Potash Ridge’s Blawn Mountain project /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Potash Ridge Corporation, a leading producer of potassium sulphate in North America has announced an update to the independent NI 43-101 Prefeasibility Technical Report for its Blawn Mountain Project dated January 18, 2017.  PFS indicates the production of 232,000 tons pe ...

China’s Bosai Minerals plans 10 bln yuan investment for Liaoning alumina plant /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

China's noted mineral producer Chongqing Bosai Minerals Group has entered into a strategic agreement with the government of Gaizhou to build an alumina refinery project in Shagang, Gaizhou in Liaoning Province. The company intends to spend an initial amount of 10 billion yu ...

JISCO to restart Jamaica’s 2-million tpa Alpart Alumina refinery /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

China's Gansu Province-based steelmaker Jiuquan Iron & Steel Group (JISCO) Co. has announced the commencement of a 14-MegaWatt gas turbine on April 6. The gas turbine project is aimed at restarting Alpart Alumina plant in Jamaica. As per Shanghai Metals Market (SMM) report, ...

Vedanta installs country’s first red mud powder plant /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Vedanta Refinery has installed a red mud powder plant at its Lanjigarh alumina refinery in Kalahandi, Odisha. The automatic red mud powder plant is the country’s first of its kind initiative by an alumina refinery. The industry has been facing problems with red mud disposal ...

Carborundum Universal opens two alumina fusion plants at its Kochi minerals complex /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Carborundum Universal (CUMI), a part of Murugappa Group and a leading manufacturer and developer of abrasives, ceramics, refractories, aluminium oxide grains etc in India, has opened two new alumina fusion facilities at its electro-mineral complex in Koch ...

Altech Chemicals reports significant advancements in HPA projects during H2 FY2016 /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Global high purity alumina producer Altech Chemicals presented its operations report for the half-year ended December 31, 2016, on Thursday, March 16. During the period, the company made advancements in a number of key business areas. Commercialisation opportunity was explored fo ...

Altech gains mining approval for Meckering deposit /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Altech Chemicals Limited announces that the Department of Mines and Petroleum (WA) has approved the mining proposal and the associated mine closure plan for its Meckering kaolin deposit. The mining approval marks an important stage in the development of the Company’s propos ...

Altech Chemicals Press Release
Chinalco intends to invest in alumina powder production project /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Aluminum Corporation of China (Chinalco) has proposed to make an investment on alumina powder production project in Iran, Chinalco vice president Zhang Chengzhong announced in a meeting. He revealed about the company’s plan to invest in infrastructures for an ...

Orbite Approaching 1 tonne per day of HPA production /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Further to its February 2nd press release, Orbite Technologies has provided an update on the Company's progress on its high purity alumina ("HPA") production. Temperature ramp up of the calcination section was completed successfully, subsequent to which installation of the f ...

Orbite Press Release
Hindalco plans big investment on its Utkal alumina refinery /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Aditya Birla Group owned Hindalco Industries has planned big investment worth INR 500-700 crore on de-bottlenecking its Utkal alumina refinery project in Odisha's Rayagada district. The company has now applied for clearance up to 2.25 mtpa from 1.5 mtpa for its Utkal al ...