Alba continues to lead in ESG, earning rank no. 1 amongst listed companies in Bahrain

The world’s largest smelter ex-China Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) continues to lead in Sustainability as it has been recognised as the top Company in Bahrain on the Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) ratings list by ESG Invest - the investment research arm of ‘Sustainability Excellence’, which provides comprehensive ratings that quantify ESG performance of companies in the Arab World.

Alba makes history with its first ever achieved Safety Performance

The world’s largest aluminium smelter ex-China, Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) set new records in Safety on 30 April 2022 as it surpassed 25 million Safe working-hours without Lost Time Injury (LTI) for the first time in the history of its commercial operations. This milestone came alongside exceeding 25 million metric tonnes (MT) in overall production since the Company began its operations in 1971.

Alba Becomes First Company in Bahrain to Refinance its Existing Syndicated Loan of c.US$1.247 Billion Tied to Sustainability Linked Targets

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba), the world’s largest smelter ex-China, is the first Bahraini Company to have successfully achieved sustainability-linked refinancing for its US$1,247,475,000 Syndicated Loan Facility in connection to the Line 6 Expansion Project.

Alba CEO rolls out the Company’s ESG Roadmap

Ali Al Baqali, the Chief Executive Officer of Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) rolled out the Company’s approved Environment, Social and Governance (ESG) Roadmap by the Board of Directors, to underline the Company’s strong commitment to Bahrain’s objective of ‘Net Zero Emissions by 2060’ under the leadership of HRH the Crown Prince and Prime Minister of Bahrain as well as the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

Alba Lands RoSPA Award for Nine Consecutive Years

Continuing its winning streak, the world’s largest aluminium smelter ex-China, Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) has won the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) Gold Medal Award for the ninth consecutive year for its outstanding performance in Health and Safety during the calendar year 2021.

Alba Selects EtaPRO to use Digital Industry 4.0 and AI to improve its Power Stations’ Performance

To accelerate its Digital Transformation, Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba), the world’s largest Aluminium smelter ex-China, has selected EtaPRO LLC. to improve the thermal performance of its power stations. The EtaPRO© system will provide a plant performance digital dashboard and measure plant degradation by using digital Industry 4.0 and artificial intelligence (AI) to enhance Alba’s asset reliability.

Alba launches month-long Ramadan SHE Campaign

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba), the world’s largest smelter ex-China, launched its month-long Ramadan Safety, Health and Environment (SHE) Campaign ‘Responsible at all times’ today 04 April 2022 with the aim to furthering employees and contractors’ awareness on staying safe, healthy and productive during the Holy Month.

Alba inks MoU with Emirates Global Aluminium to explore opportunities to increase its production

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba), the largest smelter in the world ex-China, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA) today Thursday 31 March 2022 to explore opportunities to further increase its throughput.

Alba Honours its National Employees

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba), one of the leading employers in the Kingdom, held an awarding ceremony to honour and recognize its long-serving national employees on Tuesday 29 March 2022 at Alba’s Oasis Hall.

Alba inks MoU with Bahrain Polytechnic to develop higher educational opportunities for Bahraini nationals

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba), the world’s largest smelter ex-China, and Bahrain Polytechnic, one of Bahrain’s leading providers of applied higher education, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on 23 March 2022 to strengthen their partnership for mutually beneficial academic and training programmes leading to the development and growth of Bahraini nationals.