Alba welcomes high-level delegation from ALEASTUR

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba), the world’s largest smelter ex-China, welcomed a high-level delegation from Spanish-based ALEASTUR on Sunday 16 January 2022. The ALEASTUR delegation comprising Leopoldo Galán - MD Aleastur Aluminium Business Unit & COO, Enrique Sela - Country Manager Aleastur Middle East WLL, Alberto Fernández - Interim Plant Manager Aleastur Middle East WLL and Meshari Saeed - Production Manager Aleastur Middle East WLL were welcomed by Alba’s Chief Executive Officer Ali Baqali, Chief Marketing Officer Khalid A. Latif, Chief Supply Officer Waleed Tamimi, and other senior officials from Alba.

Alba CEO unveils Objectives for 2022 during Annual Majlis

“Our Objectives for 2022: Together #1 in Safety and ESG, Keep Counting… US$100 million, Get Smarter and Challenge Yourself to be More Efficient – translate our new Vision, Mission and Values and will act as a springboard to steer us in our journey for the generations to come,” said Ali Al Baqali the Chief Executive Officer of the world’s largest aluminium smelter ex-China, Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C (Alba) at the inaugural session of the Annual Majlis on Tuesday 11 January 2022.

Alba’s ESG Roadmap … on Track

“We are getting closer to realise the full potential of our ESG goals, especially when it comes to Waste Management, with the Spent Pot Lining (SPL) Treatment Plant in full operational swing to produce HiCal", as stated the Chairman of Alba’s Board of Directors, Shaikh Daij Bin Salman Bin Daij Al Khalifa, during the opening of the Spent Pot Lining Treatment Plant in early December 2021.

Alba sets an all-time production record of 1,561,222 MT in 2021

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba), the world’s largest smelter ex-China, sets a breaking operational record of 1,561,222 metric tonnes in 2021 as it completes its golden jubilee of operations. In addition, Alba hits an outstanding Safety milestone by closing 2021 with more than 20 million safe-working hours without LTI – a first in the Company’s 50 years of commercial operations.

Alba announces 607 promotions – highest ever achieved in Alba’s history

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba), the world’s largest smelter ex-China and an employer of choice in the Region, announced a record-breaking 600-plus employee promotions for 2021 in the wake of continued growth and success during in a ceremony that was held on 29 December 2021 at the Company’s premises.

Alba Announces the Launch of its New Website

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba), the world’s largest smelter ex-China, launches its new website to offer an up-close and user-friendly experience after unveiling its new Vision, Mission and Values in January 2021 during the CEO’s Annual Majlis.

Alba Celebrates Bahrain’s National Day

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) joined the celebrations of the Kingdom of Bahrain’s 50th National Day and the 22nd anniversary of HM the King’s accession to the throne on Wednesday 15 December 2021. On this occasion, several celebrations were held in-person across the plant in line with COVID-19 protocols and guidelines by Bahrain National Taskforce for Combatting the Coronavirus.

Alba’s SPL Treatment Plant, first-of-its-kind in the region, commissioned by the Chairman of Board of Directors

The Chairman of Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C (Alba)’s Board of Directors Shaikh Daij bin Salman bin Daij Al Khalifa inaugurated Alba’s Spent Pot Lining (SPL) Treatment Plant on Thursday 09 December 2021 at its premises and announced the commissioning of the US$37.5 million zero-waste Plant -- the first-of-its-kind in the region.

Alba releases its 2020 Sustainability Report

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C (Alba), the world’s largest aluminium smelter ex-China, unveiled its fifth edition of the Sustainability Report which was prepared in accordance with Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) Standards: Core Option. In the 2020 edition of the Sustainability Report, Deloitte & Touche (M.E.) has provided independent limited assurance on Alba’s Sustainability Report’s compliance with the GRI Standards and on the preparation of 3 Key Performance Indicators (KPIs): Total Indirect Energy Consumption (GJ), Total Direct Energy Consumption (GJ) and Environmental Investment (BD).

Alba transitions to ESG with the appointment of Acting Manager for ESG

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C (Alba), the world’s leading aluminium smelter ex-China, announced the appointment of Sayed Salah Sayed Aqeel as the new Acting Manager for Environment, Social and Governance (ESG), effectively immediately. To drive Alba’s ESG transformation, Sayed Salah will report directly to the CEO and spearhead Alba’s soon-to-be-announced Sustainability Fully-Fledged Roadmap.