Alcoa posts $2M loss

Alcoa posts $2M loss

US ALUMINIUM major Alcoa has disappointed in the second quarter, posting a $US2 million ($A1.9 million)...

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10 JULY 2012
$40M lifeline for Point Henry

$40M lifeline for Point Henry

ALCOA Australia expects to operate the Point Henry aluminium smelter in Victoria until at least mid-2014...

Capital markets

29 JUNE 2012
Tasmanian smelter survives

Tasmanian smelter survives

PACIFIC Aluminium has announced it remains committed to its operations in northern Tasmania following...

Capital markets

28 JUNE 2012
Feds should bail out Hunter smelter employees: Hartcher

Feds should bail out Hunter smelter employees: Hartcher

THE federal government should save the 344 jobs at the Kurri Kurri aluminium smelter and the 100 jobs...

Capital markets

28 JUNE 2012
SW alumina refinery plans on track: Bauxite

SW alumina refinery plans on track: Bauxite

BAUXITE Resources will forge ahead with plans to develop an alumina refinery in Western Australia's South...

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19 JUNE 2012
Kurri Kurri plant to close for good

Kurri Kurri plant to close for good

UNCERTAINTY plaguing the Kurri Kurri aluminium smelter in the Hunter Valley has been removed after Norwegian...

Capital markets

05 JUNE 2012
Bauxite proves up Felicitas resource

Bauxite proves up Felicitas resource

PERTH-based Bauxite Resources has released an initial resource for the Felicitas bauxite project in the...

Resource definition

05 JUNE 2012
Still interest in aluminium

Still interest in aluminium

DESPITE the majors reporting weak operating conditions for their respective aluminium businesses, resources...

Capital markets

25 MAY 2012
Qld govt report backs Embley EIS

Qld govt report backs Embley EIS

PROPOSALS for a $A1 billion bauxite mining project in Queensland have cleared another hurdle today with...

Leadership

23 MAY 2012
WA future fund set to hit $4.7B

WA future fund set to hit $4.7B

A ROYALTY-fuelled future fund which is set to grow to $A4.7 billion over the next two decades along with...

Capital markets

18 MAY 2012
Greens call for reassessment of Wagerup expansion

Greens call for reassessment of Wagerup expansion

THE Greens have been quick to respond to news US metals giant Alcoa has been granted a five-year extension...

Leadership

10 MAY 2012
BHP streamlines business

BHP streamlines business

MINING giant BHP Billiton will combine two of its weakest business units, aluminium and nickel, into...

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10 MAY 2012