• December 12, 2018

    Alcoa secures gas for WA refineries

    Alcoa of Australia Limited (Alcoa) has secured three new gas supply agreements which combined will supply approximately 25 per cent of the Company’s gas requirement in Western Australia (WA) from 2020.

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  • December 04, 2018

    Alcoa volunteers make a difference

    Volunteering is part of the Alcoa culture and today (Wednesday 5 December), Alcoa employees will join with thousands of other community-minded people in celebration of International Volunteer Day.

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  • November 29, 2018

    People power shows cockies’ decline has stopped — for now

    The public of Western Australia has thrown its support behind the Carnaby’s Black-Cockatoos — those black cockies with a larrikin nature — by coming out in large numbers to take part in BirdLife Australia’s 2018 Great Cocky Count.

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  • November 26, 2018

    Alcoa proud Supporting Partner at WA Pride Parade

    For the fifth year and the first as a Supporting Partner, Alcoa of Australia employees proudly took part in the WA Pride Parade in support of people identifying as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex.

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  • November 20, 2018

    Environmental champions recognised at SALP 20 year awards

    The Swan Alcoa Landcare Program (SALP) celebrated 20 years of delivering positive environmental outcomes for Perth at a ceremony held recently at Frasers in Kings Park. Volunteers and organisations who have dedicated their time and efforts into improving environmental conservation in the Swan Canning Catchment were officially acknowledged at SALP’s 20th Anniversary Celebration Awards.

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  • November 07, 2018

    Alcoa continues to produce tradespeople of tomorrow

    Twenty-four local young people have completed their apprenticeships with Alcoa this year, joining more than 2,000 apprentices, trainees and graduates trained and developed by the resources company during the past 55 years.

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  • November 07, 2018

    Kwinana workshop rallies men to counter suicide

    Young people in Rockingham, Kwinana and Mandurah are seeking help from Youth Focus at a younger age, new statistics show.

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  • November 01, 2018

    Life-saving mental health program in Pinjarra

    Students from Pinjarra Senior High School have participated in a potentially life-saving mental health program, equipping them with vital skills to help themselves and their peers. More than 150 students participated in five workshops at the school on October 30 and 31, thanks to a partnership between Youth Focus and Alcoa of Australia that delivers mental health services to the Peel region.

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  • October 24, 2018

    Microbat genetics under the microscope

    Microbats, as tiny as a spoonful of sugar, have captivated the heart and mind of Murdoch University PhD student Diana Prada, who has been working alongside Alcoa’s mining environmental team in a quest to research the population genetics of different microbat species throughout the South-West. 

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  • 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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