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21.02.2020

Century Aluminum rolls out fresh line of low-carbon aluminium products

Century Aluminium Company with its aluminium smelter in Grundartangi, Iceland, has made public of its rollout for Natur-Al™ low-carbon aluminium products. Natur-Al™ aluminium products are manufactured at the ASI-certified Norðurál Grundartangi aluminium plant in Iceland, facilitating energy from 100 % renewable sources, permitting the plant to emit CO₂ levels below one-fourth which is considered as the industry average. It can also be counted as 4 t of CO₂ emitted in per tonne of aluminium produced, which is one of the lowest CO₂ emittances in the world.

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15.02.2020

Coronavirus dents Chinese zinc production

The coronavirus outbreak in China has claimed a significant industrial scalp, with Henan Yuguang Gold and Lead revealing on February 13 that it is shuttering half of its zinc production capacity due to difficulties moving large quantities of sulfuric acid, a by-product.

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11.02.2020

Arconic Inc. Board of Directors approves separation of Company

Arconic Inc. (NYSE: ARNC) announced today that its Board of Directors has approved the completion of the Company’s separation into two independent, publicly traded companies. The separation is scheduled to become effective on April 1, 2020 before the opening of the New York Stock Exchange.

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11.02.2020

Rusal announces to modernize Sayanogorsk and Khakas Aluminium Smelters with RUB 5.2 billion

Rusal has announced to invest RUB 5.2 billion in 2020 for upgrading Sayanogorsk and Khakas Aluminium Smelters. It says the largest projects will be carried out in the casthouse of Khakas and the electrode production at Sayanogorsk Smelter with improvements to equipment on the site. In the casthouse of Khakas, a new cleaning system of crude aluminium will be installed, which will increase the purity of the metal and insure growth of its potential for product sales.

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