• October 16, 2018

    Anglesea power station successfully felled

    3 October 2018 As part of Alcoa of Australia’s decommissioning of the Anglesea power station and mine, the power station structure was successfully felled by controlled explosives today. Alcoa Site Manager Warren Sharp said the demolition was completed according to plan while the wind was blowing away from the Anglesea...

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  • October 15, 2018

    Digital and environmental science in ACTION

    Atwell Primary School students recently took part in a School Science Challenge involving the use of digital microscopy and environmental engineering skills with the support of Alcoa’s employee volunteering program ACTION.

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  • October 15, 2018

    Landcare success

    The success of the Swan Alcoa Landcare Program (SALP) in delivering environmental outcomes for the Swan and Canning river catchments has been recognised at the National Landcare awards.

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  • October 03, 2018

    Three Rivers – One Estuary partnership thriving

    Alcoa Foundation is proud to partner with Greening Australia on the Three Rivers Project, which focuses on improving the health of the Serpentine, Murray and Harvey rivers.

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  • October 02, 2018

    Junior artists get masterclass in sculpture thanks to Alcoa

    Budding artists created their own sculptures during free school holiday workshops in Mandurah made possible by Alcoa.

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  • October 02, 2018

    Alcoa’s inclusion and diversity leader speaks up

    Alcoa employee and 2018 Australian LGBTI Inclusion Awards Network Leader of the Year Award winner Mark Hodgson, from Mandurah, was among 90 speakers highlighting importance in diversity and inclusion at the annual Australian Ally Network Conference last week in Perth.

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  • October 01, 2018

    Anglesea power station demolition update

    Updated 9am, 3 October 2018 The demolition remains on schedule for today, Wednesday 3 October, between 12noon and 4pm, subject to final safety and technical checks, and if the wind direction is away from the Anglesea township. 2 October 2018 Based on current weather forecasts, Alcoa of Australia’s (Alcoa) Anglesea...

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  • September 28, 2018

    Alcoa welcomes employees back to work

    Alcoa of Australia (Alcoa) has welcomed a decision by the Australia Workers’ Union (AWU) to end its industrial action regarding a new Enterprise Bargaining Agreement (EBA) for the Company’s Western Australian operations. Alcoa will take a revised EBA with enhanced job security provisions to an employee vote in October. The...

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  • September 27, 2018

    Cross generational benefits from Alcoa Foundation partnership

    EdConnect Australia and Alcoa Foundation partner to help students and volunteers. School children in the Rockingham-Kwinana, Peel, and Waroona-Harvey areas will receive additional support to successfully navigate emotional, social and academic issues thanks to a US$180,000 partnership between EdConnect Australia and the Alcoa Foundation.

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  • September 26, 2018

    Coast Care and Alcoa volunteers throw seed bombs

    Thanks to Alcoa, more than 40 volunteers have come together recently to “seed bomb” the Bouvard coast in a bid to maintain the fragile dune ecosystem. Volunteers from Alcoa joined members of the Bouvard Coast Care Group and supporters of the not-for-profit organisation in rolling compost, native seeds and clay into small balls before launching them into the dunes.

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