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  • Apr 09 2014

    IBAAS-CHALIECO 2014

    In cooperation with IBAAS, CHALIECO and JNARDDC,  the IBASS-CHALIECO 2014 will be held in Visakhapatnam, Andhra, India from 27 – ...
    In cooperation with IBAAS, CHALIECO and JNARDDC,  the IBASS-CHALIECO 2014 will be held in Visakhapatnam, Andhra, India from 27 – 29 November 2014.The symposium has the following objectives:To review the present technological developments in the world and their relevance to Indian and Chinese Aluminium Industry.To review the promising research and development activities aimed at improving plants.To highlight the proposed Greenfield activities of aluminium industry.Latest technological developments in the field of nonmetallurgical bauxite, alumina and special value added products.To elaborate on ...
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  • Apr 01 2014

    European Aluminium Award

    Be it in the transport sector, construction, mechanical engineering, electrical engineering or in the consumer goods industry: for many new ...
    Be it in the transport sector, construction, mechanical engineering, electrical engineering or in the consumer goods industry: for many new developments aluminium is the point of departure. Every two years - at the ALUMINUM World Trade Fair - the innovations in this industry are celebrated with the EUROPEAN ALUMINIUM AWARD. Wanted are innovations from the areas of industrial and consumer products in the six categories Design & Lifestyle, Lighting & Interior, Building & Architecture, Aerospace & Automotive, Marine & Offshore ...
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  • Mar 18 2014

    Young Designers Win Aluminium Competition

    Four young designers are announced as winners of the second Alu D&T Challenge, a challenge that provides schools with resources ...
    Four young designers are announced as winners of the second Alu D&T Challenge, a challenge that provides schools with resources to educate children about the importance of sustainable design and the role aluminium can play.Launched in September 2012 by the Aluminium Federation and the Aluminium Packaging Recycling Organization, the challenge provides lesson plans, notes and design challenges in four categories – transport, built environment, packaging and technology.The four category winners were awarded a Cube 2nd Generation 3D printer for their ...
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  • Mar 12 2014

    EAA Environment and Life Cycle Assessment Workshop 2014

    The 2014 European Aluminium Association (EAA) Environment and Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) workshop takes places on 3 - 4 June ...
    The 2014 European Aluminium Association (EAA) Environment and Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) workshop takes places on 3 - 4 June in Brussels at the Thon Hotel Bristol Stephanie. Please download the programme for further information. To register, please email the EAA directly.
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  • Mar 10 2014

    HARBOR’s 7th Aluminum Outlook Summit

    HARBOR’s 7th Aluminum Outlook Summit is the largest and most strategic aluminum market gathering in the Americas that brings together ...
    HARBOR’s 7th Aluminum Outlook Summit is the largest and most strategic aluminum market gathering in the Americas that brings together key aluminum market players from across the entire value chain to network, do business and get the latest intelligence on the market.Delegates will Experience Two Days of:• Networking with new clients, metal suppliers & other market players• Understanding emerging industry players and trade flows• Latest market intelligence on the entire aluminum value chain• Insight on the outlook for LME prices, ...
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  • Mar 06 2014

    ICSOBA - 2014

    As a result of limited availability of Chinese bauxite resources there is increasing Chinese participation in international ventures. In this ...
    As a result of limited availability of Chinese bauxite resources there is increasing Chinese participation in international ventures. In this conference the status of bauxite, alumina and aluminium industries in the world is reviewed with emphasis on China and SE Asia, promising research developments are discussed aiming at productivity and cost & environmental improvements, and market aspects of bauxite, alumina and aluminium are updated. It provides an excellent opportunity to interact with international experts, scientists, engineers, technology suppliers, equipment manufacturers ...
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  • Mar 03 2014

    Aluminium Packaging Sector exceeds 2013 Recycling Target

    The Aluminium Packaging Recycling Organisation (ALUPRO) exceeded their recycling target by recovering 70,788 tonnes of aluminium during 2013. Recovering 12.6% ...
    The Aluminium Packaging Recycling Organisation (ALUPRO) exceeded their recycling target by recovering 70,788 tonnes of aluminium during 2013. Recovering 12.6% more aluminium than in 2012, the organization aims to carry this forward and has set a 46% aluminium packaging recycling target for 2014.Speaking about the 2013 results, Rick Hindley, Executive Director of ALUPRO said, "The aluminium packaging industry is delighted that it has exceeded its target for 2013 as it supports the efforts the sector is undertaking to ensure this ...
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  • Feb 28 2014

    Resource Conference 2014

    A resource constrained world demands new thinking and new business models. Representatives from extraction, design, recycling, manufacturing, retail and resource ...
    A resource constrained world demands new thinking and new business models. Representatives from extraction, design, recycling, manufacturing, retail and resource recovery must come together to capitalise on the commercial opportunities of a circular economy.Resource is the first major conference and exhibition for organisations looking to develop strong resource strategy and resilient resource security, providing opportunities to collaborate, partner, network and learn. Resource will be taking place from 4 - 6 March at the ExCel Centre, London.For further information or to register, ...
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  • Feb 28 2014

    PE Symposium 2014

    Taking place in Stuttgart, Germany, PE INTERNATIONAL is hosting its 5th annual Best Practices Symposium under the title “The Maturity ...
    Taking place in Stuttgart, Germany, PE INTERNATIONAL is hosting its 5th annual Best Practices Symposium under the title “The Maturity of Sustainability Management”, - A high-profile knowledge sharing event attended by thought leaders, sustainability managers and business professionals who congregate to share how sustainability management adds real value to their organizations and the environment. As momentum grows, the sustainability market is on the path to maturity and with it sustainability management practices and tools are advancing. During the day, you ...
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  • Feb 28 2014

    Bud Light Launch New Reclosable Aluminium Bottle

    Bud Light partnered with Alcoa to launch a new "Cool Twist" reclosable aluminium bottle. Based on Alcoa's patented bottle technology, ...
    Bud Light partnered with Alcoa to launch a new "Cool Twist" reclosable aluminium bottle. Based on Alcoa's patented bottle technology, the bottle uses Alcoa's aluminium sheet and carries the Alcoa logo. "Using our innovation, technology and full product support, Alcoa consistently partners with customers to help them bring differentiated products to the market," said Andrey Donets, President of Alcoa Global Packaging. "We partnered with Alcoa to leverage their insights and skill to develop a package that combined both form and ...
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