• January 20, 2017

    Portland Aluminium Smelter in Victoria, Australia to Restart Capacity Lost After Power Outage

    Victorian and Australian Governments sign agreements with Alcoa Alcoa and AGL decide on energy supply New York, January 19 and Australia, January 20, 2017 – The Victorian and Australian governments and Alcoa Corporation (NYSE: AA) today announced the Portland Aluminium smelter will restart capacity that had been lost due to...

  • January 10, 2017

    Discussions continue on Portland Aluminium smelter

    Alcoa of Australia Managing Director, Michael Parker, said today that the company remained in constructive discussions with the Victorian and Commonwealth governments regarding the Portland aluminium smelter. Commercial discussions also continue on a new power supply agreement. “We very much appreciate the constructive working relationship with all parties involved in...

  • December 21, 2016

    Portland Smelter Update

    Portland Smelter Update

  • December 20, 2016

    Alcoa Secures First Major Export Contract to Supply Bauxite From Western Australia Mine

    Western Australia State Government approves additional Alcoa third-party bauxite exports

  • 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).

  • 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).

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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.

  • 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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