1. International Safety Award 2021

    International Safety Award 2021

    Alba won the International Safety Award 2021 from the British Safety Council (BSC) - UK, in recognition of its commitment in managing the risk of workplace injury and ill health during the 2020 calendar year.

    Category: Safety, Health
  2. Five International Awards from NSC

    Five International Awards from NSC

    Alba won five major international Safety Awards from the National Safety Council (NSC) - USA, namely, 2020 Safety Leadership Award, 2020 Occupational Excellence Achievement Award, 2020 Significant Improvement Award, Perfect Record Award and Milestone Award, for achieving a ‘perfect record’ of zero fatalities over the last six consecutive years, reducing the number of all injuries in 2019, reducing the number of Lost Time Injury (LTI) from 3 in 2018 to 0 in 2019, completing a period of at least 12 consecutive months without incurring any LTI and completing a period of at least 30 days without incurring injuries respectively.

    Category: Safety
    Gold Medal Health and Safety Award

    Gold Medal Health and Safety Award

    Alba won the 2020 Gold Medal Health and Safety Award from the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) – UK, for the seventh year in a row for its health and safety performance during the period of 1 January 2019 to 31 December 2019.

    Category: Safety, Health
    International Safety Award with Merit

    International Safety Award with Merit

    Alba has been honoured with the International Safety Award with Merit from the British Safety Council (BSC) – UK, for its commitment to good Health and Safety management during 2019.

    Category: Safety, Health
    Leading Corporate for Investor Relations in Bahrain and Best Investor Relations Professional Awards

    Leading Corporate for Investor Relations in Bahrain and Best Investor Relations Professional Awards

    Alba has been honoured with two prestigious awards -- Leading Corporate for Investor Relations in Bahrain and Best Investor Relations Professional – Bahrain -- at the 2020 Middle East Investor Relations Association (MEIRA) Annual Conference and Awards Ceremony that was held virtually on 22 & 23 September 2020. Alba has been the proud recipient of the Leading Corporate for Investor Relations for the last couple of years.

    Category: IR
    Highest ESG Ratings by ESG Invest

    Highest ESG Ratings by ESG Invest

    Alba has topped the Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) ratings list by ESG Invest, for the second year in a row, in Bahrain.

    Category: Environment, CSR, Governance
    GCC Industrial Project of the Year

    GCC Industrial Project of the Year

    Alba’s Line 6 Expansion Project has bagged the much-coveted GCC Industrial Project of the Year in the 2020 edition of the MEED Projects Awards. The MEED Projects Awards recognise the best projects in the GCC across various sectors and promotes best practices in project delivery and operations as well as innovation and sustainability.

    Category: Project
  3. Three International Safety awards from NSC

    Three International Safety awards from NSC

    Alba bagged three major international Safety Awards -- 2019 Safety Leadership Award, 2019 Significant Improvement Award and 2019 Occupational Excellence Achievement Award by the National Safety Council (NSC) – USA, for achieving a ‘perfect record’ of Zero Fatalities over the last five consecutive years, a significant reduction in Lost Time Injury within 2018 and for reducing the number of all injuries in 2018 respectively.

    Category: Safety
    International Safety Award with Merit

    International Safety Award with Merit

    Alba is the proud recipient of the International Safety Award with Merit by the British Safety Council (BSC) – UK, for its extreme ownership and commitment to protect and maintain the safety, health, and well-being of its workforce in 2018.

    Category: Safety, Health
    The Best Corporate Governance in Industrial Services Middle East

    The Best Corporate Governance in Industrial Services Middle East

    Alba won the Best Corporate Governance in Industrial Services Middle East by Ethical Boardroom for its outstanding corporate governance policies as well as its role in establishing and maintaining good practices in transparency across its operations.

    Category: Governance
    Gold Medal Award

    Gold Medal Award

    Alba is the proud recipient of the Gold Medal Award 2019 by the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) – UK, in recognition of its outstanding practices to ensure a safe and healthy work environment.

    Category: Safety, Health
  4. RoSPA’s Gold Medal Award

    RoSPA’s Gold Medal Award

    Alba received the highest recognition of the Gold Medal Award for being the winner of the RoSPA’s Gold Awards for five consecutive years.

    Category: Safety, Health
    Gulf Safety Forum Award

    Gulf Safety Forum Award

    Alba received the Gulf Safety Forum Award during its second edition which was held from 28 to 29 March 2018 at the Crown Plaza Hotel, Bahrain.

    Category: Safety
    HR Excellence Award

    HR Excellence Award

    Alba won the Human Resources (HR) Excellence Award by the Fifth Arab Gulf Forum for the Human Resources Development that was held in February 2018 at the Grove Hotel Bahrain.

    Category: HR
    International Safety Award with Merit

    International Safety Award with Merit

    Alba is the proud winner of the 2018 International Safety Award with Merit from the British Safety Council (BSC) – UK, for its year-round diligent efforts towards maintaining safety and well-being of its employees.

    Category: Safety, Health
    Brandon Hall Human Capital Management Excellence Silver Award

    Brandon Hall Human Capital Management Excellence Silver Award

    Alba is the proud winner of the coveted 2018 Brandon Hall Human Capital Management Excellence Silver Award in the category “Best Advance in Competencies and Skills Development”. Alba was recognised for its remarkable work and advancement in employees’ competencies and skills development through engagement, evaluation, gap analysis and training.

    Category: Training and Development
  5. Occupational Excellence Achievement Award and Significant Improvement Award

    Occupational Excellence Achievement Award and Significant Improvement Award

    Alba is the proud winner of the 2017 Occupational Excellence Achievement Award and the 2017 Significant Improvement Award by the National Safety Council (NSC) – USA. These wins endorse the Company’s long-standing commitment to Safety as well as its efforts in creating a safe working environment for its employees and contractors alike.

    Category: Safety
    International Safety Award with Merit

    International Safety Award with Merit

    Alba won the much-coveted International Safety Award with Merit from the British Safety Council (BSC) – UK, for the year of 2017 in recognition for its commitment towards the health, safety, and wellbeing of its workforce during 2016.

    Category: Safety, Health
    Gold Award for Occupational Health and Safety

    Gold Award for Occupational Health and Safety

    Alba won the Gold Award for Occupational Health and Safety 2017 by the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) - UK.

    Category: Safety, Health
    Most Innovative Aluminium Solutions GCC Award

    Most Innovative Aluminium Solutions GCC Award

    Alba is the proud winner of the 2017 Most Innovative Aluminium Solutions GCC Award, from CFI.co, for adhering to the highest ESG standards and for its efforts towards thriving downstream aluminium industry, both locally and overseas.

    Category: Environment, CSR, Governance
    Ethical Boardroom Corporate Governance Award

    Ethical Boardroom Corporate Governance Award

    Alba won the 2017 Ethical Boardroom Corporate Governance Award in the Middle East. The Award recognised Alba for its outstanding corporate governance policies as well as maintaining good practices in accountability and transparency in the Region.

    Category: Governance
    Inaugural Bahrain-US Free Trade Agreement (FTA) Award

    Inaugural Bahrain-US Free Trade Agreement (FTA) Award

    Alba is proud to be the recipient of the inaugural Bahrain-US Free Trade Agreement (FTA) Award by Bahrain's Economic Development Board (EDB) in cooperation with the American Chamber of Commerce and the US Bahrain Business Council during the reception organised in Washington, D.C., USA on Thursday 30 November 2017.

    Category: Other
    TXF Middle Eastern ECA Finance Deal of 2017

    TXF Middle Eastern ECA Finance Deal of 2017

    Alba is the proud recipient of TXF Middle Eastern ECA Finance Deal of 2017 at the TXF Prague Conference which was held on June 6 & 7, 2018, in Hilton Prague.

    Category: Project Finance, Project
    Syndicated Loan of the Year

    Syndicated Loan of the Year

    Alba is the proud recipient of the Syndicated Loan of the Year category at the Bonds, Loans and Sukuk Middle East Awards which has taken place on Wednesday 07December 2017 at the Ritz Carlton, Dubai.

    Category: Project Finance, Project
  6. R&D’s Certificate of Excellence

    R&D’s Certificate of Excellence

    Alba is proud to have received a Certificate of Excellence from R&D Carbon-Switzerland (RDC), one of the leading providers of Carbon Electrodes Technologies, for completing 10 years of outstanding performance in Carbon sampling and analysis.

    Category: Quality
    Gold Award for Occupational Health and Safety

    Gold Award for Occupational Health and Safety

    Alba won the Gold Award for Occupational Health and Safety from the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) – UK, for its commitment to continuous improvement in accident and ill health prevention at work.

    Category: Safety, Health
    Best Nationalisation Initiative

    Best Nationalisation Initiative

    Alba is proud to have won the ‘Best Nationalisation Initiative’ Certificate at the MENA HR Excellence Awards 2016, for its pioneering role in the region as well as its continuous efforts towards nationalization and human resources development in the Kingdom of Bahrain.

    Category: HR
    BSC’s Gold International Safety Award

    BSC’s Gold International Safety Award

    Alba is the proud winner of the much-coveted Gold International Safety Award for 2015, from the British Safety Council (BSC) – UK, for its commitment and diligent efforts towards maintaining safety, health, and well-being of its workforce during 2015.

    Category: Safety, Health
    Green World Award

    Green World Award

    Alba is the proud Gold Winner of the Green World Award 2016 for Environmental Best Practice, which endorses the Company’s long-standing commitment towards protecting the environment not only at the local level but also at the regional and international levels.

    Category: Environment
  7. International Green Apple Award

    International Green Apple Award

    Alba is the proud winner of the Gold category in the prestigious International Green Apple Award 2015 for its project ‘Aluminium Smelter to Green Oasis’. The Green Apple Environment Awards - one of the world’s foremost environment award campaigns - recognises, rewards and promotes environmental best practices around the world.

    Category: Environment
    Lifetime Achievement Award

    Lifetime Achievement Award

    Alba's Chairman of Board of Directors, Shaikh Daij Bin Salman Bin Daij Al Khalifa was honoured with the Lifetime Achievement Award by the Middle East Business Leaders Awards (MEBSLA) 2015 for his exemplary leadership and immense contribution towards business transformation creativity.

    Category: Other
    Gold Award for Occupational Health and Safety

    Gold Award for Occupational Health and Safety

    Alba won the Gold Award for Occupational Health and Safety in the RoSPA Occupational Health and Safety Awards 2015.

    Category: Safety, Health
    BSC’s International Safety Award

    BSC’s International Safety Award

    Alba was awarded with the International Safety Award 2015 by the British Safety Council (BSC) - UK, for its commitment and determination to prevent workplace injuries and maintaining safety and well-being of its workforce.

    Category: Safety, Health
    Best Corporate Governance Award

    Best Corporate Governance Award

    Alba is the proud winner of the 2015 award for ‘Best Corporate Governance’ in the Middle East - Industrial Sector. Granted by the Ethical Boardroom, the award recognised Alba for its role in establishing and maintaining good practices in accountability and transparency in the Region, and for its efforts in promoting ethics and integrity.

    Category: Governance
    Green Era Award

    Green Era Award

    Alba is the proud winner of the Green Era Award for 2015, granted by the French “Otherways Association”, for its outstanding environmental achievements and sustainable practices.

    Category: Environment
  8. HRH Princess Sabeeka Award for Bahraini Women Empowerment

    HRH Princess Sabeeka Award for Bahraini Women Empowerment

    Alba is the proud winner of the Her Royal Highness Princess Sabeeka Award for Bahraini Women Empowerment 2014 for its efforts and commitment to gender equality and equal opportunity at the workplace.

    Category: HR
    Two MEET ICT Bahrain Awards

    Two MEET ICT Bahrain Awards

    Alba won two IT awards at MEET ICT Bahrain 2014, namely, ‘Business & Commerce Application Category’ for Implementation of BI Solution using Microsoft BI and ‘On the Cloud Project Category’ for its Private Cloud Solution based on Windows Server 2012.

    Category: IT
    International Green Apple Gold Award

    International Green Apple Gold Award

    Alba was the Gold Winner in the Environmental Best Practice category of the prestigious International Green Apple Awards 2014 for its project on 'Fluoride Emission Reduction'.

    Category: Environment
    GAC Health & Safety Award

    GAC Health & Safety Award

    Alba won the GAC Health & Safety Award in the Smelters Category from the Gulf Aluminium Council which recognised its commitment and efforts taken towards maintaining safety.

    Category: Safety, Health
    BSC’s International Safety Award

    BSC’s International Safety Award

    Alba won the International Safety Award from the British Safety Council (BSC) – UK, in recognition of its commitment and efforts taken towards maintaining safety, health and well-being of its workforce during 2013.

    Category: Safety, Health
    Gold Award for Occupational Health and Safety

    Gold Award for Occupational Health and Safety

    Alba won the 2014 Gold Award for Occupational Health and Safety by the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA), UK.

    Category: Safety, Health
    Occupational Excellence Achievement Award

    Occupational Excellence Achievement Award

    Alba won the 2014 Occupational Excellence Achievement Award run by the National Safety Council (NSC) – USA, in recognition of the tremendous reduction in its injury rates during 2013.

    Category: Safety
  9. Best Application for Mobile Award

    Best Application for Mobile Award

    Alba won a recognition award in “Best Application for Mobile” category, at MEET ICT Bahrain 2013.

    Category: IT
    IT Team of the Year Award

    IT Team of the Year Award

    Alba won the IT Team of the Year award at the ICT Achievement Awards 2013.

    Category: IT
    Alba’s Lab Amongst World’s Top Five Smelters’ Laboratories

    Alba’s Lab Amongst World’s Top Five Smelters’ Laboratories

    R&D Carbon, Switzerland, selected Alba’s Laboratory to be amongst the world’s top five smelters’ laboratories.

    Category: Quality
    GAC Health & Safety and Environmental Awards

    GAC Health & Safety and Environmental Awards

    Alba won the Gulf Aluminium Council (GAC)’s Health & Safety and Environmental Awards.

    Category: Safety, Health, Environment
    eGovernment Excellence Award

    eGovernment Excellence Award

    Alba won the 2013 eGovernment Excellence Award in the eEconomy Category.

    Category: IT
    Ministry of Labour Award

    Ministry of Labour Award

    Alba won the Bahrain’s Ministry of Labour Award for Excellence in Vocational Training and Development.

    Category: Training and Development
  10. 2nd Rank of M: Communications / KWDigital Middle East Web Survey

    2nd Rank of M: Communications / KWDigital Middle East Web Survey

    Alba’s website notched 2nd spot in the 2012 M: Communications / KWDigital Middle East Web Ranking Survey.

    Category: IT
  11. MEED Quality Awards Overall Project Winner

    MEED Quality Awards Overall Project Winner

    Alba was the MEED Quality Awards Overall Project Winner in the Heavy Industry Sector for its rail replacement project at the Reduction Lines 1, 2 and 3.

    Category: Quality
    SAP's COE Primary Certificate

    SAP's COE Primary Certificate

    Alba became the first Company in Bahrain to be awarded SAP's Customer Centre of Expertise (COE) Primary Certificate by SAP AG.

    Category: IT
  12. The International Safety Award

    The International Safety Award

    Alba won, for the fourth consecutive year, the International Safety Award from the British Safety Council (BSC) – UK.

    Category: Safety, Health
    Occupational Health & Safety Gold Award

    Occupational Health & Safety Gold Award

    Alba won, for the fourth consecutive year, the Occupational Health & Safety Gold Award from the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) - UK.

    Category: Safety, Health
    IFTDO International Trophy

    IFTDO International Trophy

    Alba became the first organisation in the Arab world to receive the IFTDO International Trophy.

    Category: Training and Development
  13. BSC's International Safety Award

    BSC's International Safety Award

    Alba won the International Safety Award, for the third consecutive year, from the British Safety Council (BSC) – UK.

    Category: Safety, Health
    IFTDO Global Human Resource Development Award

    IFTDO Global Human Resource Development Award

    Alba became the first company in the Arab world to win the IFTDO Global Human Resource Development Award - Knowledge Management Category, for its paper on the Smart Centre at Alba.

    Category: Training and Development
    First Company to Upgrade to ISO 9001:2008

    First Company to Upgrade to ISO 9001:2008

    Alba became the first Company in Bahrain to upgrade to ISO 9001:2008 when its Casthouse re-certified its Quality Management System for the period from June 2009 until 2012.

    Category: Quality
    FM Global's Highly Protected Risk Award

    FM Global's Highly Protected Risk Award

    Alba's Calciner & Marine Terminal received a Highly Protected Risk award after demonstrating that its property loss prevention controls complied with the standards laid down by FM Global.

    Category: Other
    Occupational Health & Safety Gold Award

    Occupational Health & Safety Gold Award

    Alba won the Occupational Health & Safety Gold Award, for the third consecutive year, from the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) – UK.

    Category: Safety, Health
  14. Outstanding Organisation Award in Occupational Safety and Work Environment

    Outstanding Organisation Award in Occupational Safety and Work Environment

    Alba won the Outstanding Organisation Award in Occupational Safety and Work Environment from the Kingdom of Bahrain’s Ministry of Labour.

    Category: Safety
    GCC Excellence Award in Nationalisation

    GCC Excellence Award in Nationalisation

    Alba won the GCC Excellence Award in Nationalisation during the 25th Annual Meeting for GCC Ministers of Labour.

    Category: HR
    Gold Medal Health and Safety Award

    Gold Medal Health and Safety Award

    Alba won the 2008 Gold Medal Health and Safety Award from the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) – UK.

    Category: Safety, Health
  15. Distinguished National Company

    Distinguished National Company

    Alba was singled out as Distinguished National Company and honoured by the Ministry of Labour and the High Council for Vocational Training for being a major supporter of training in the Kingdom.

    Category: Training and Development
    Environmental Awareness Award

    Environmental Awareness Award

    Alba earned the Environmental Awareness Award from the Human and Environment Sector of the GCC General Secretary for the best environmental practices in 2005 - 2006.

    Category: Environment
    Two Prestigious International Safety Awards

    Two Prestigious International Safety Awards

    Alba earned international praise and recognition for its world record-breaking safety performance when it was awarded two prestigious international safety awards for its safety achievements, namely, the prestigious 2007 Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) Safety Award and the International Safety Award from the British Safety Council (BSC).

    Category: Safety
  16. GCC Economic Award

    GCC Economic Award

    The former German Chancellor His Excellency Gerhard Schroeder, presented Alba with the GCC Economic Award, for its role as a "creator of new opportunities" and for "creating a pro-business environment" in the Region.

    Category: Other
    Mohamed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Arab Management Award

    Mohamed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Arab Management Award

    The Mohamed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Arab Management Award was presented to Alba in recognition of the company's operation management strategies, its administration practices, innovative initiatives, and human resources policies as well as the integral role it plays in the community and its highly developed sense of corporate social responsibility.

    Category: CSR
  17. RoSPA Gold Award

    RoSPA Gold Award

    Alba was praised for its outstanding safety achievements over the elapsed four years when it received the RoSPA Gold Award 2005.

    Category: Safety, Health
    GCC Prize for the Best Industrial Establishment

    GCC Prize for the Best Industrial Establishment

    Alba received the GCC Prize for the Best Industrial Establishment for its compliance to Environment Standards and Specifications.

    Category: Environment
    Gulf Excellence Award

    Gulf Excellence Award

    The late Prime Minister H.R.H. Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa, may God rest his soul in peace, presented the Gulf Excellence Award to Alba for its business excellence.

    Category: Other
  18. Bahrainisation Award

    Bahrainisation Award

    H.E. Dr. Majeed bin Mohsen Al Alawi, then the Minister of Labour and Social Affairs, presented Alba with the Bahrainisation Award in recognition of its Bahrainisation success.

    Category: HR
    Best Kept Industrial Gardens Prize

    Best Kept Industrial Gardens Prize

    Alba received the 2nd place prize for the Best Kept Industrial Gardens at the opening of the Bahrain Garden Fair which was hosted under the patronage of H.M. King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa.

    Category: Environment
  19. Environmental Citizenship Award

    Environmental Citizenship Award

    Alba earned the Environmental Citizenship Award from the Bahrain Ladies Society for its role in protecting environment in Bahrain.

    Category: Environment
    ISO 9001:2000

    ISO 9001:2000

    Alba's boosted its quality accreditation with the upgrade to the ISO 9001:2000 Quality Management System.

    Category: Quality
  20. ISO 9002

    ISO 9002

    The Quality Management System (ISO 9002) extended to Alba's Marketing Department.

    Category: Quality
  21. GCC Award for the Best Environmental Activities

    GCC Award for the Best Environmental Activities

    Alba won the GCC-wide award for the best environmental activities by an industrial establishment.

    Category: Environment
  22. Millennium Business Award for Environmental Achievement

    Millennium Business Award for Environmental Achievement

    Alba was one of only 12 companies in the world to win the prestigious Millennium Business Award for Environmental Achievement, presented by the United Nations Environment Programme in conjunction with the International Chamber of Commerce.

    Category: Environment
    GCC Award in Human Resources Development

    GCC Award in Human Resources Development

    Alba received a GCC award in the field of Human Resources Development (HRD), during the Annual Meeting of the GCC's Ministers of Labour, in recognition of its high level of nationalisation.

    Category: HR
    Award for Human Resources Development and Training

    Award for Human Resources Development and Training

    Alba has been presented with an award for its outstanding role in Bahrain in the field of training and human resources development.

    Category: HR, Training and Development
    Alba Achieves ISO 14001 Environmental Landmark

    Alba Achieves ISO 14001 Environmental Landmark

    Alba became the first major company in Bahrain to achieve certification for the international Environment Management System standard ISO 14001.

    Category: Environment
  23. Inaugural Prince Khalifa Award for Excellence in Industry

    Inaugural Prince Khalifa Award for Excellence in Industry

    The late Prime Minister H.R.H. Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa presented Alba with the Inaugural Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa Award for Excellence in Industry to appreciate its outstanding contribution to the industrial development of the country and to recognise its international success.

    Category: Other
  24. Human Resources Development Award

    Human Resources Development Award

    Alba received Human Resources Development Award from the Ministry of Transport, on behalf of the Bahrain Training Institute, for its commitment and role in Human resources Development in Bahrain.

    Category: HR
    Bahrainisation and Human Resources Development Award

    Bahrainisation and Human Resources Development Award

    Alba received Bahrainisation and Human Resources Development Award from the Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs.

    Category: HR
    Safety at Work Award

    Safety at Work Award

    Alba won Safety at Work Award from the Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs.

    Category: Safety
  25. Prestigious Award in the field of Engineering

    Prestigious Award in the field of Engineering

    The late Amir of Bahrain HH Shaikh Isa bin Salman Al Khalifa presented Alba with a prestigious award for its contribution to the development of the engineering profession in Bahrain, during the Bahrain Society of Engineers' 25th Anniversary Celebration.

    Category: Engineering
    International Environment Award

    International Environment Award

    Alba received international award for its environmental commitment, presented by the Ministry of Housing, Municipalities and Environment and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP).

  26. Quality Award

    Quality Award

    Ministry of Commence presented Alba with an award, praising its efforts in sustaining high quality international standards, during a ceremony held as part of an open forum on quality.

    Category: Quality
  27. Road Safety Award

    Road Safety Award

    Alba was awarded by the General Committee for Road Safety for its contribution towards reducing traffic accidents in Bahrain.

    Category: Safety
    Alba Attains ISO 9002

    Alba Attains ISO 9002

    Alba became the first major Company in Bahrain to be awarded the prestigious ISO 9002 Quality Assurance Standard Certificate.

    Category: Quality