• February 07, 2018

    Fire at Anglesea Power Station

    10pm, February 7 2018 At approximately 2.30pm this afternoon a fire started in the decommissioned condenser unit at Alcoa’s closed Anglesea power station. Country Fire Authority (CFA) crews responded to the fire. At approximately 8:00pm the CFA reported that the incident status was safe and they have left the site....

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  • January 30, 2018

    Alcoa releases draft Concept Master Plan for Anglesea site

    Following comprehensive consultation regarding its draft Mine Rehabilitation and Closure Plan last year, Alcoa of Australia is now inviting the community to provide feedback on a draft Concept Master Plan for its freehold landholdings in Anglesea. The draft plan, produced for community feedback, proposes possible future land uses for four...

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  • January 15, 2018

    Finalists in CME Women in Resources Awards

    Outstanding Alcoa finalists in CME Women in Resources awards An outstanding woman and company initiative from Alcoa of Australia are finalists in the 2018 Western Australian Chamber of Minerals and Energy Women in Resources Awards. Dr Marisa Ioppolo-Armanios, Environmental Technology Program Manager at Alcoa’s global Alumina Centre of Excellence (CoE)...

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  • November 29, 2017

    Alcoa proud at Pride Parade 2017

    Alcoa of Australia Chairman and Managing Director Michael Parker along with a group of some 70 employees and family members took to the streets on Saturday 25 November in support of the Western Australian Pride Parade and people identifying as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI).

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  • November 08, 2017

    Alcoa’s Anglesea-Point Henry transmission line to be removed

    The Alcoa of Australia Limited (Alcoa) owned transmission line assets connecting the company’s former Point Henry and Anglesea operations will be removed as part of the decommissioning of the two sites. The removal is planned to commence in 2018 and will take approximately two to three years to complete. Powercor...

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  • October 25, 2017

    $2 million Alcoa Foundation partnership for Peel-Harvey river projects

    Alcoa Foundation has announced funding of more than $2 million for three environmental projects across the Peel-Harvey Catchment. The partnerships with Peel-Harvey Catchment Council, Greening Australia and The Nature Conservancy will help deliver on-ground and in-water environmental actions in consultation with the community, to improve the health of the Peel-Harvey Catchment over three years.

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  • September 20, 2017

    Alcoa publishes updated master plan for Point Henry Peninsula

    Alcoa of Australia (Alcoa) today published an updated master plan for the proposed transformation of its former industrial and farming land on the Point Henry Peninsula. The revised Point Henry 575 Concept Master Plan includes details of the significant economic benefits expected to flow from the project.

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  • September 20, 2017

    Local industry set to benefit from 24 job-ready tradespeople

    Alcoa’s Apprentice Coordinator Kevin Lunn (front) with the 2017 Western Australian apprentice graduates. Twenty-four young men and women were the toast of the town last week as celebrations were held to acknowledge their successful graduation from Alcoa of Australia’s four-year apprenticeship program. Family members, peers and mentors proudly shared the...

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  • September 07, 2017

    Alcoa Uni Alumni Help Students Aspire to Tertiary Education

    Six Alcoa employees were on hand recently to offer high school students insights into their academic and professional journeys as part of the Aspire UWA program throughout July and August.

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  • September 07, 2017

    Local teens turned environmental ambassadors after US adventures

    Nineteen local high school students turned environmental ambassadors have recently returned from exploring the spectacular wonders of UNESCO world heritage sites in the United States of America after being awarded NatureBridge scholarships by Alcoa Foundation

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