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  • Jan 22 2015

    GCC Aluminium Production To Hit 5m Tonnes in 2015

    The GCC’s five aluminium companies have seen a 31% increase in aluminium production in 2014 resulting in just under 5 ...
    The GCC’s five aluminium companies have seen a 31% increase in aluminium production in 2014 resulting in just under 5 million tonnes of primary aluminium being produced. The GCC, which comprises Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA) of the UAE, Alumnium Bahrain (Alba) of Bahrain, Ma’aden Aluminium of Saudi Arabia, Qatalum of Qatar and Sohar Aluminium of Oman, collectively produces 10% of the world’s total aluminium. Source: Trade Arabia To read more about Aluminium Production, please visit: The Aluminium Story
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  • Jan 21 2015

    The 7th Annual AeroMaterial China 2015, Beijing

    AeroMaterial China 2015全力起航 The 7th Annual AeroMaterial China 2015 and China Commercial Aircraft Convention will be held simultaneously at the ...
    AeroMaterial China 2015全力起航 The 7th Annual AeroMaterial China 2015 and China Commercial Aircraft Convention will be held simultaneously at the China International Exhibition Center on May 27-29, 2015 combined with SAMPE. These two fairs have joined forces to become one super trade show with 10,000 industry visitors and 300 exhibitors expected over the 3 days. For more details, please visit: AeroMaterial China 2015To find out more about Aluminium in Transport, in particular Aircraft, please go to: The Aluminium Story
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  • Jan 21 2015

    Metal Bulletin's 7th Asian Aluminium Application Conference, Bangkok

    Metal Bulletin is delighted to announce the launch of its inaugural Asian Aluminium Applications Conference 2015, which will be held from ...
    Metal Bulletin is delighted to announce the launch of its inaugural Asian Aluminium Applications Conference 2015, which will be held from 23-24 April 2015 in Bangkok. The conference will give a comprehensive coverage to the exciting developments in the downstream aluminium value chain including semi-fabricated products, recycled aluminium and end user markets in Asia and beyond. With increasing investment in the downstream aluminium sectors and demand for end user products in transportation and construction set to grow steadily, there has never been a ...
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  • Jan 20 2015

    Global Automotive Lightweight Materials 2015 (GALM), London

    The Multi-Material Supply & Manufacturing Summit is GALM's 10th event in their global series and will take place in London ...
    The Multi-Material Supply & Manufacturing Summit is GALM's 10th event in their global series and will take place in London on the 29 & 30 April 2015.GALM, an industry leading event, have conducted brand new research with over 40 light-weighting experts at OEMs and suppliers to identify the very latest critical challenges faced by industry and deliver a fresh agenda that effectively addresses key challenges in design and manufacturing.For more details, please visit: GALM 2015
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  • Dec 17 2014

    Fiber Reinforced Aluminium

    A Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) research team led by Professor Yui-bun Chan from the Department of ...
    A Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) research team led by Professor Yui-bun Chan from the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, with support from UC RUSAL has discovered a new aluminium composite – Fiber Reinforced Aluminium. This new material is stronger than existing aluminium, cheaper and lighter than steel, and can also be used with insulation panels designed to produce a building envelope system that is safer, cheaper, more energy-efficient and easier to mount. The project is ...
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  • Nov 27 2014

    20th CRU World Aluminium Conference 2015, Dubai

    20th CRU World Aluminium Conference will take place on the 11-13 May 2015 at the Madinat Jumeirah, in Dubai. CRU's ...
    20th CRU World Aluminium Conference will take place on the 11-13 May 2015 at the Madinat Jumeirah, in Dubai. CRU's World Aluminium Conference attracts influential delegates involved in smelting, recycling, rolling, extruding, trade, raw materials, purchasing, technology and finance. The event is valued for the quality of the presentations, the excellent networking and the business opportunities that arise from important industry meetings.  For more information, please visit: CRU Events
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  • Nov 26 2014

    The All-Aluminium JCB GT Crowned the Fastest Digger in the World

    The JCB GT, which is made completely out of aluminium, has been crowned the fastest digger in the world in ...
    The JCB GT, which is made completely out of aluminium, has been crowned the fastest digger in the world in a record attempt which took place in Sydney, Australia. Guinness World Records confirmed the JCB GT digger is officially the fastest backhoe loader with a speed of 72.58 mph (116.82km/h). Source: Construction Equipment Association (CEA) To find out more about Aluminium in Transport, please go to: The Aluminium Story Picture Credit: JCB
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  • Nov 25 2014

    Aluminium in Aboriginal Art

    A partnership between the Waringarri Aboriginal arts centre in Kununurra and Wesfarmers, Western Australia, has seen Aboriginal artists from the ...
    A partnership between the Waringarri Aboriginal arts centre in Kununurra and Wesfarmers, Western Australia, has seen Aboriginal artists from the East Kimberly create a set of 15 aluminium sculptures which have been cast from designs carved on boab nuts.  The Boab100 collection saw 15 emerging and senior artists chosen to produce one cast each from the boab nut that they had personally picked. The casts were sent to Brisbane and Shanghai workshops to be produced into white aluminium. Australian public ...
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  • Nov 25 2014

    Alumina Quality Workshop (AQW), Perth

    The Alumina Quality Workshop (AQW) is taking place on the 19-23 April 2015 in Perth, Western Australia.The AQW forum has ...
    The Alumina Quality Workshop (AQW) is taking place on the 19-23 April 2015 in Perth, Western Australia.The AQW forum has been going since 1988 with the aim of bringing together the world’s alumina producers and their customers to exchange ideas and information to improve product quality.The workshop is now a major international symposium, covering all aspects of the production of alumina from bauxite, of which alumina quality remains an important aspect. AQW 2015 is hosted by Alcoa.To find out more, ...
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  • Nov 20 2014

    HARBOR’s 8th Aluminum Outlook Summit, Chicago

    HARBOR’s 8th Aluminum Outlook Summit is taking place on the 2nd- 4th June 2015 at the Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel, ...
    HARBOR’s 8th Aluminum Outlook Summit is taking place on the 2nd- 4th June 2015 at the Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel, Chicago.For more information, please click here: HARBOR
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