• December 08, 2016

    Alcoa: Top Employer for 15 Years Running

    For the 15th consecutive year, Alcoa of Australia has been named an Employer of Choice for Gender Equality (EOCGE) by the Federal Government’s Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA).

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  • December 04, 2016

    Work continues to stabilise Portland smelter

    UPDATE: 10:00am, Monday 5 December 2016 Alcoa is continuing to stabilise the Portland smelter after it experienced a power outage on 1 December when a fault occurred on the Victorian transmission network. Production on one of two potlines remains halted. A portion of the other potline is operating. Our efforts...

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  • November 21, 2016

    Alcoa proud at Pride Parade

    Employees of Alcoa took to the streets on Saturday 19 November in support of the Western Australian (WA) Pride Parade and people identifying as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI).

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  • November 01, 2016

    Alcoa Corporation Launches as an Independent Industry Leader in Bauxite, Alumina and Aluminum Products

    Includes Upstream and North American Packaging Business from Alcoa Inc. Operations span aluminum value chain Portfolio positioned to take advantage of global aluminum demand and remain competitive across market cycle Begins trading today on NYSE under ticker “AA” New York, November 1, 2016 – Alcoa Corporation (NYSE: AA) today announced...

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  • October 28, 2016

    Alcoa releases draft Concept Master Plan for Point Henry 575, the Next Generation

    Alcoa of Australia has released the draft Concept Master Plan for its Point Henry site for community and stakeholder feedback. Alcoa Site Asset Manager Warren Sharp said the 11 month community engagement program and Shared Vision developed with the community has been a key input in the development of the...

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  • September 27, 2016

    Alcoa sends students on wild US science adventure

    Overcoming physical challenges, wild bear sightings and new friendships were just some of the highlights for 16 Australian high school students who recently returned from UNESCO world heritage sites in the United States of America.

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  • August 12, 2016

    Alcoa moves to terminate power hedge

    Alcoa of Australia Limited (Alcoa) and Eastern Aluminium (Portland) Pty Ltd (EAPL) have taken steps to terminate their respective Portland Aluminium smelter electricity hedge contracts with AGL Loy Yang, under the terms of those contracts. This action does not affect Alcoa's or EAPL’s ability to operate the smelter or secure...

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  • July 26, 2016

    Alcoa grants provide more critical support to local youth

    Peel region youth are the focus of new grants totalling US$173,000 targeting health, well-being and education awarded by Alcoa Foundation this month. Health provider GP down south and school volunteer organisation EdConnect Australia are the beneficiaries of the funding which is expected to benefit more than 550 Peel youth during...

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  • June 28, 2016

    Alcoa awards sixteen science scholarships

    Sixteen young Australians, including 12 from the Peel Region, will experience the breathtaking wonders of UNESCO world heritage sites in the United States of America after being awarded Naturebridge scholarships by Alcoa Foundation.

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  • June 24, 2016

    Western Australia bauxite sets sail for China in Alcoa export trial

    Today Alcoa of Australia Limited (Alcoa) celebrated its first shipment of Western Australia (WA) bauxite as part of an export trial approved by the State Government last year. The 47,000 tonne parcel of bauxite is bound for an alumina refinery in China.

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