News - 29 Apr 2009
Alcoa World Alumina LLC and Billiton Suriname Holdings B.V. have reached an agreement in principle where Suriname Aluminum Company LLC (Suralco), an Alcoa subsidiary, will acquire the bauxite and...
News - 25 May 2004
Alcoa has announced that it has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) under which Alcoa and the Government of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago will build a state-of-the-art, low emission,...
News - 3 Feb 2011
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "China Metals Report Q1 2011" report to their offering.
Business Monitor International's China Metals Report provides industry...
News - 13 Jul 2007
Rio Tinto and Alcan today announced they have reached an agreement for Rio Tinto to make an offer to acquire all of Alcan's outstanding common shares for US$101 per common share in a recommended,...
News - 18 May 2004
Noranda Inc. today announced that through a subsidiary of Noranda Finance of Nashville, Tennessee, it has agreed to acquire a 50%-interest in alumina refining and related bauxite mining assets from...
News - 18 Feb 2014
Alcoa today announced it will permanently close its Point Henry aluminum smelter and two rolling mills in Australia. The smelter and an adjacent rolling mill are located in Geelong, Victoria. The...
Article - 12 Sep 2003
Dross is formed as a by-product of aluminium production. Disposal of dross has long been a problem. A method for the recycling of dross is described, from its development to its commercialisation, as...
Article - 12 Apr 2001
This article outlines the effects on steel of the addition of elements including chromium, nickel, vanadium, molybdenum, tungsten, boron, cobalt, titanium, aluminium, manganese, and silicon.
Article - 14 Jun 2006
Adding titanium carbon aluminium grain refining agent to liquid aluminium releases nucleant particles preventing columnar crystal formation, thus achieving equiaxed, fine grain structures throughout...
News - 23 Apr 2004
A NASA invention that can make outboard engines quieter, cleaner, gives better fuel mileage and increased durability has been adapted for commercial use by a major international corporation.