RUSAL adopts EcoSoderberg process at Krasnoyarsk

RUSAL adopts EcoSoderberg process at Krasnoyarsk

RUSAL smelter adopts in-house fumes- and emission-reducing process.

Motorola rolls out backup comms for Rio Tinto

Motorola rolls out backup comms for Rio Tinto

Motorola communication links keep essential services running for Rio Tinto Aluminium in Australia

Covid-19

23 APRIL 2020
Plastics recycling hurdles could create opportunities for aluminium players

Plastics recycling hurdles could create opportunities for aluminium players

Circular business models to prove profitable for miners, too

Sustainability

25 MARCH 2020
Rio Tinto, Stas going after ACF growth together

Rio Tinto, Stas going after ACF growth together

Companies will commercialise Rio Tinto-developed technology

Supply chain management

17 FEBRUARY 2020
Alcore appoints Clough for plant engineering

Alcore appoints Clough for plant engineering

Murray & Roberts company will oversee advanced engineering for NSW project

Plant

06 FEBRUARY 2020
Outotec dumps non-core businesses

Outotec dumps non-core businesses

Process tech company wants to focus on core offerings in minerals processing and metals refining

Operational Excellence

11 DECEMBER 2019
Alcoa prefers SRG for Kwinana refinery

Alcoa prefers SRG for Kwinana refinery

Five-year contract to support alumina refinery in Kwinana, Western Australia

Maintenance

11 DECEMBER 2019
Apple buys first commercial batch from Elysis

Apple buys first commercial batch from Elysis

Apple has bought the first-ever commercial batch of carbon-free aluminium from Elysis

Sustainability

09 DECEMBER 2019
Bauxite miner Alcoa joins ICMM

Bauxite miner Alcoa joins ICMM

US aluminium company Alcoa is ICMM's 27th member company

Sustainability

21 NOVEMBER 2019
Rio Tinto's Canadian aluminium now ASI certified

Rio Tinto's Canadian aluminium now ASI certified

Rio Tinto now has independently certified, responsibly produced aluminium from Canadian operations

Sustainability

23 SEPTEMBER 2019
Construction begins on ELYSIS R&D centre

Construction begins on ELYSIS R&D centre

Construction started on ELYSIS' R&D centre in Saguenay, Quebec on August 16

Innovation

19 AUGUST 2019
Woodside wins with Worsley

Woodside wins with Worsley

Company will supply pipeline gas for alumina JV

Sustainability

29 JULY 2019