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Ma’aden signs aluminium capacity expansion MOU with Alcoa at the Saudi-U.S. CEO Forum /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Saudi Arabian Mining Company Ma’aden signed two landmark Memorandums of Understanding (MOUs) with its U.S.-based partners Alcoa and Mosaic at the ongoing inaugural Saudi-U.S. CEO Forum that was launched in Riyadh on Saturday, May 20. The Memorandums are expected to provide ...

Runaya Refining to start aluminium dross processing unit in India in collaboration with Taha International /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Runaya Refining LLP, a new metal startup has signed a technology licensing pact with Taha International WLL, which owns the patent for aluminium dross processing. The startup would harness the cutting-edge technology of Taha International to convert waste aluminium into value-add ...

Siemens to digitally connect Vedanta's two power plants /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Automation solutions provider Siemens today said it has bagged a contract from Vedanta for providing digital fleet center solution to connect the latter's two power plants in India to the monitoring stations. Siemens will digitally link Vedanta's critical power units-Talwandi Sa ...

GE to modernise Hindalco's captive power plant /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Hindalco Industries has entrusted power solutions provider GE with the task of modernising two steam turbines at the company’s Renusagar captive power plant in Uttar Pradesh. GE has made an announcement on Tuesday that it entered into an agreement with Hindalco to upgr ...

ReGrowth Kurri Kurri enters Stage 1: Hydro ropes in CMA Contracting for demolishing site /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Demolition of the aluminium smelter infrastructure at Hydro's Kurri Kurri site is expected to begin in May. The Norway based aluminium producer announced that they have got on board CMA Contracting to demolish the smelter that will initiate the two-to-three-year project of redeve ...

Suzlon commissions two renewable projects for Nalco /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Suzlon Group, one of the leading renewable energy solutions provider worldwide, has Installed and commissioned two renewable projects of 50.40 MW each for NALCO. Bothe the wind power plants are situated at Gondikota in Andhra Pradesh and Jath in Maharashtra. The two renewable ...

Alba secures $700m from ECA for Line 6 Expansion Project /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Aluminium Bahrain (Alba), one of the largest and modern aluminium smelters in the world, has secured commitments of $700 million from Export Credit Agency (ECA) supported facilities to finance Line 6 Expansion Project.  The Line 6 Expansion Project is expected to start produ ...

Three new aluminium projects stop in Western China /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

According to reports cited by Reuters on Sunday, 16th April, the three aluminium projects have been stopped in Xinjiang in western China. The reason mentioned is due to breaking laws. The authority halted construction in order to curb capacity expansion. The aluminium projects ...

Yancoal wins approval to buy Rio Tinto’s Hunter Valley coal mine /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Chinese-controlled Yancoal has won the approval of Australia's Foreign Investment Review Board (FIRB) to purchase Rio Tinto's Hunter Valley coal mine involving a $US2.45 billion ($3.2 billion) investment  in New South Wales. Yancoal said the FIRB approval was “a critic ...

Giant aluminium smelter puts its hand up for new coal-fired power /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

The giant Tomago aluminium smelter has put itself forward as a foundation customer for any low emissions coal-fired electricity generator to be built in the Hunter Valley as it warns continued power supply instability and rising prices threatens its future. With the plant accoun ...