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  Aluminum Technology, Aluminum Testing, Aluminum Research
Century Aluminum is a primary aluminum producer with 465,000 mtpy of capacity at three locations.
KBAlloys, Inc. is the world's leading manufacturer in innovative aluminum master alloys, serving the primary, secondary, and foundry segments of the aluminum industry throughout the world.
Precision Coil, Inc. is an aluminum rolling operation with cold rolling capabilities, annealing ovens, tension leveling, and several slitting lines.
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  Economy of Bahrain - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Kingdom is the main banking hub for the Gulf and a centre for Islamic finance, which has been attracted by the strong regulatory framework for the industry.
It has succeeded in attracting investment from other Gulf states partly because it used the revenues of the 1970s-early 80s boom to invest in infrastructure development and other projects to improve the standard of living; health, education, housing, electricity, water, and roads all received attention.
The Persian Gulf Petrochemical Industries Company is a joint venture of the petrochemical industries of Kuwait, the Saudi Basic Industries Corporation, and the Government of Bahrain.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Economy_of_Bahrain   (1461 words)

  
 Aluminum hydroxide
Aluminum, the theory postulated, becomes concentrated in the characteristic lesions (senile plaques and neurofibrillary tangles) that develop in the brain during the course of the disease.
Absence of aluminum in neurofibrillary tangles in Alzheimer's disease.
Aluminum toxicity was originally described in the mid-to-late 1970s in a series of patients in Newcastle, England, through an associated osteomalacic dialysis osteodystrophy that appeared to reverse itself upon changing of the dialysate water to deionized water (ie, aluminum-depleted water).
www.vaccinetruth.org /aluminum_hydroxide1.htm   (11173 words)

  
 MENAFN - Middle East North Africa . Financial Network News: Bahrain Diversifying to Attract Investment,   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Aluminum, which is the Bahrain's industrial mainstay, is undergoing rapid upstream and downstream expansion, which in turn is contributing to a construction boom.
Bahrain's largest industrial enterprise, Aluminum Bahrain (Alba) is in expansion spree and planning to add a further 307,000 t/y fifth potline, which will take production capacity to around 823,000 t/y.
Downstream aluminum company, Gulf Aluminum Rolling Mill Company (Garmco) has become a major player in the international rolled aluminum market The company has been pursuing a policy of continued downstream investment to widen its product range and caters to more specialized applications.
www.menafn.com /qn_news_story_s.asp?storyid=43385   (479 words)

  
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Gulf Air has its headquarters in Bahrain and offers a service to most Middle East destinations.
This prompted rapid industrialisation and a shift away from traditional activities such as agriculture, pearl fishing, etc. However,: lf the reserves proved to be small, measures were taken to expand the economy in the construction, industrial and services sectors.
During the 1990s the pattern has continued, with the economy showing healthy growth in the aftermath of the Gulf war as prices remained strong, before slowing sharply in 1998 as oil prices c r ashed.
www.kpmg.com.bh /dbfetch/52616e646f6d4956eb011e4ce7d455222666867cadde6fe7/investment.rtf   (3679 words)

  
 TURKTRADE.ORG.TR - DURUM
The undisputed financial center of the Arabian Gulf region, and fast becoming the region's knowledge-based services hub, Bahrain's progressive outlook and international perspective are reflected in social and economic diversity.
Being the first country in the Gulf to exploit oil in the early 1930s, Bahrain was also the first to actively develop non-oil industries through a strategy of sustainable development.
Other industries include Aluminum Bahrain, which operates an aluminum smelter--the largest in the world (outside the east European countries) with an annual production of about 525,000 metric tons --and related factories, such as the Aluminum Extrusion Company and the Persian Gulf Aluminum Rolling Mill.
www.turktrade.org.tr /durum/mehmetogutcu_eylul.html   (1867 words)

  
 Persian Gulf States Qatar - Industry
The plant uses imported iron ore and local scrap; its direct reduction and rolling stages are rated as highly efficient.
As a result of the 1989 cabinet reshuffle, the Supreme Council for Planning (SCP) was formed to coordinate the diversification of Qatar's economy by, among other things, encouraging industries linked to the North Field gas project.
Some industries that are smaller but important suppliers of the domestic market include a flour mill and several cement companies.
www.country-studies.com /persian-gulf-states/qatar---industry.html   (1050 words)

  
 GeographyIQ - World Atlas - Middle East - Bahrain - Economy
The first Gulf state to discover oil, Bahrain has worked to diversify its economy over the past decade.
Bahrain's other industries include the majority state-owned Aluminum Bahrain (Alba), which operates the largest aluminum smelter in the world outside Eastern Europe with an annual production of about 307,000 metric tons (mt)--and related factories, such as the Aluminum Extrusion Company and the Gulf Aluminum Rolling Mill.
Bahrain's international airport is one of busiest in the Gulf, serving an average of 580 flights a week.
www.geographyiq.com /countries/ba/Bahrain_economy_summary.htm   (855 words)

  
 Aluminum Association | Bahrain-Based Gulf Aluminium Rolling Mill Company Joins The Aluminum Association
WASHINGTON, D.C., DECEMBER 14, 2000 - Gulf Aluminium Rolling Mill Company (GARMCO) was approved for membership by The Aluminum Association's Board of Directors in an announcement made today by Richard L. Kerr, chairman of The Aluminum Association.
GARMCO is the first non-U.S. headquartered firm to join The Aluminum Association since the association announced in October it would accept into its membership foreign-based, international importing companies regardless of U.S. operations.
GARMCO is the largest down stream aluminum fabrication operation in the Arabian Gulf region.
www.aluminum.org /Template.cfm?Section=20001&template=/ContentManagement/ContentDisplay.cfm&ContentID=1666   (394 words)

  
 Aditya Birla Group | Our group | Milestones
The transaction makes Hindalco the world's largest aluminum rolling company and one of the biggest producers of primary aluminum in Asia, as well as being India's leading copper producer.
The fertiliser business of Indo Gulf to be demerged into a separate company called Indo Gulf Fertilisers.
Indo Gulf's copper business to be merged with Hindalco, creating a non-ferrous metals powerhouse.
www.adityabirla.com /the_group/milestones.htm   (1653 words)

  
 International Prestigious Business Center
Similar to the binding treaties of protection entered into by other Persian Gulf principalities, the agreements entered into by the Al Khalifa prohibited them from disposing of territory and entering into relationships with any foreign government without British consent in exchange for British protection against the threat of military attack from Ottoman Turkey.
The government has targeted provision of educational services to the Gulf Cooperation Council as a potential growth area, and is actively working to establish Bahrain as a regional center for higher education.
Bahraini pilots flew strikes in Iraq during the 1991 Gulf War, and the island was used as a base for military operations in the Gulf.
www.ipbcenter.com /countries/bahrain.shtml   (3029 words)

  
 GARMCO - ABOUT GARMCO   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Besides the electrical applications of capacitor foil and strip conductor, Republic Foil is a supplier to the flexible packaging industry, supplies eyelet stock, finstock, cable wrap, specialty bright sheet and foil as well as stock for lithographic applications.
The Foil Mill supplies a range of feed stock for household foil, semi-rigid containers and finstock.
The Foil Mill has been structured to provide the full measure of support for sales, including technical advice and assistance.
www.garmco.com /page5.htm   (1121 words)

  
 Persian Gulf States Bahrain - Other Industry
The two most important examples of large-scale industry were the aluminum plant and the ship-repair yard.
Aluminium Bahrain (Alba) was incorporated in 1968 as a joint government and private investment company for the construction of a mill to process imported raw alumina.
Associated with Alba are two other aluminum factories built during the 1980s.
www.country-studies.com /persian-gulf-states/bahrain---other-industry.html   (320 words)

  
 Strategic Resource Group
Key geographic feature is Bahrain’s strategic location in the Persian Gulf, which most of the world’s petroleum must transit to reach open ocean, and it’s proximity to petroleum imports (Saudi Arabia) for industry.
A binding treaty of protection, known as the Perpetual Truce of Peace and Friendship, was concluded in 1861 and further revised in 1892 and 1951.
In 1968, when the British Government announced its decision (reaffirmed in March 1971) to end the treaty relationships with the Persian Gulf sheikdoms, Bahrain joined the other eight states under British protection in an effort to form a union of Arab emirates.
www.srginc.org /bahrain.html   (1616 words)

  
 Time for Kaiser to roll up its sleeves
The market for aluminum housing products has also declined, he said, and distributors are overstocked.
Shipping a pound of finished aluminum to the Midwest costs about five cents, he said, an amount that all but eliminates profits.
Two and a half of Mead's eight potlines, where alumina is converted into aluminum, are down, despite what Milchovich said was outstanding work by supervisors and replacement workers who kept the plant going the past two years.
www.uswa329.org /Sept_2000/sept24b.htm   (1340 words)

  
 financial-directory - finanz-adressen - BRN - Bahrain -
Bahrain, in conjunction with its Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) partners-Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates-has moved to upgrade its defenses over the last 10 years in response to the threat posed by the Iran-Iraq and Gulf wars.
Bahrain’s other industries include Aluminum Bahrain, which operates an aluminum smelter-the largest in the world with an annual production of about 525,000 metric tons (mt)--and related factories, such as the Aluminum Extrusion Company and the Gulf Aluminum Rolling Mill.
During the Gulf war, Bahraini pilots flew strikes in Iraq, and the island was used as a base for military operations in the Gulf.
www.finanz-adressen.de /asien/BRN-us-con-sheet.html   (2627 words)

  
 Bahrain (01/06)
Higher education is available for secondary school graduates at the Bahrain University, Arabian Gulf University and specialized institutes including the College of Health Sciences--operating under the direction of the Ministry of Health--which trains physicians, nurses, pharmacists, and paramedics.
Bahrain's other industries include the majority state-owned Aluminum Bahrain (Alba)--which operates the largest aluminum smelter in the world outside Eastern Europe with an annual production of about 720,000 metric tons (mt) in 2005 after the completion of an expansion program--and related factories, such as the Aluminum Extrusion Company and the Gulf Aluminum Rolling Mill.
Bahrain's international airport is one of the busiest in the Gulf.
www.state.gov /r/pa/ei/bgn/26414.htm   (4082 words)

  
 Headlines/Breaking News from Puget Sound Business Journal (Seattle) - bizjournals.com   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Kaiser Aluminum's two-year strike may be over, but only 44 of nearly 300 striking Tacoma workers will return in coming weeks.
The mill can produce more than 42 million board feet of lumber a year and holds five timber licenses in British Columbia.
For several years Barry Barr was a commercial fisherman in the Gulf of Alaska, where blustery winds catch the bills of fishermen's baseball caps and flip them into the sea.
seattle.bizjournals.com /site_map/seattle_sitemap_49.html   (10308 words)

  
 Aluminum Association | 2000 Month List Display   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Aluminum Recycling Breakthrough Means Potential Boon for Automakers; Laser Separates Aluminum By Alloy, Increases Scrap Value
Aluminum Passes Plastic With Average Content of 257 lbs Per Vehicle
Aluminum Can Recycling Rate is 62.5 Percent For 1999
aluminum.org /Template.cfm?Section=20001&template=/...&ContentID=1666   (201 words)

  
 Bahrain (11/04)
Higher education is available for secondary school graduates at the Bahrain University, Arabian Gulf University and specialized institutes including the College of Health Sciences -- operating under the direction of the Ministry of Health -- which trains physicians, nurses, pharmacists, and paramedics.
The government has identified providing educational services to the Gulf Cooperation Council as a potential economic growth area, and is actively working to establish Bahrain as a regional center for higher education.
In 1982, the GCC gave Bahrain $1.7 billion for this purpose.
www.state.gov /outofdate/bgn/b/47405.htm   (3299 words)

  
 Behind the Shining: Aluminum's Dark Side   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Bauxite mining is the only step in aluminum production that can not shift: the subsequent steps, refining bauxite into alumina, and turning alumina into aluminum, can and do bound across the world in search of the cheapest costs.
Generally, one ton of aluminum is produced from two tons of alumina, which is produced from five tons of bauxite.
Siberian Aluminum (Russwia) holds a large stake in the Nikolayev Alumina Plant in Ukraine, which is a long-time importer of Guinean bauxite.
www.saanet.org /kashipur/docs/seenalum.htm   (15733 words)

  
 Aluminum Association | Event Calendar   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Bahrain, US The conference is intended to enhance and promote knowledge about recent advances and techniques in the production and processing of aluminum.
An evening dinner will be held during the conference, which provides an excellent opportunity for delegates to meet socially and discuss ideas in a more informal environment.
Further information could be obtained by contacting the Conference Secretariat at the following address: APPA 2005 Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Bahrain P. Box 32038 Kingdom of Bahrain.
www.aluminum.org /Template.cfm?Section=Event_Calendar&template=Calendar/CalendarEventDisplay.cfm&CalendarEventID=375   (578 words)

  
 Golf Carolina: Springfield Golf Club, Fort Mill, South Carolina
FORT MILL, SC – "This nine plays at least two strokes harder," says Jim Wilson, a ranger at the Springfield Golf Club who had set out to test his mettle at the new Clyde Johnston-designed course just south of Regent Park.
One of the most amazing holes on the course, with apologies to the front nine, has to be the 595-yard par-5 12th.
On the way to Tega Cay, you might notice a doublewide trailer on the right with a big green sign that says “McKale’s.” On your way back from Tega Cay, you have no other option but to pull in, belly up and enjoy one of the pubs daily specials.
www.golfcarolina.com /course-reviews/springfield-golf-club2.htm   (1376 words)

  
 Metal Rods Information | Business.com
Producer of steel in a variety of mill shapes.
Mini-mill producer of steel in a variety of mill shapes and a ferrous and non-ferrous scrap processor.
Medium-section steel rolling mill that produces beams, channels, flat, round and square bars.
www.business.com /directory/industrial_goods_and_services/raw_materials/metals/mill_shapes/rods   (511 words)

  
 Bahrain - Gateway to the Gulf ™
December 5, 2006 : Bahraini national aluminum conglomerate, Alba, is in the final stages of an initial public offering (IPO) study that explores privatizing the company by the end of 2007.
October 16, 2006 : Today, Bahrain is exploring for oil in that area of the Gulf of Bahrain, which was opened upon the court’s decision.
Bahraini Aluminum Manufacturer GARMCO Makes In-Roads In U.S. September 8, 2006 : GARMCO is a perfect example of a Bahraini company able to make in-roads in the world’s largest consumer market through quality products and services.
www.bahraingateway.org /index.cfm?fuseaction=section.home&id=5&catid=7   (483 words)

  
 Background Notes: Bahrain 10/96
After the Gulf war, close cooperation between the two nations helped to stabilize the region.
Bahrain, in conjunction with its Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) partners--Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates--has moved to upgrade its defenses over the last 10 years in response to the threat posed by the Iran-Iraq and Gulf wars.
In the wake of the Gulf war, Bahrain has received additional military support from the United States, including the sale of eight Apache helicopters in the summer of 1991, and subsequent sales of 54 M60A3 tanks, 12 F-16C/D aircraft, and 14 Cobra helicopters.
www.umsl.edu /services/govdocs/backgroundnotes/27.htm   (2926 words)

  
 Gulf Industry Magazine - Online Edition - Al Hilal Publishing & Marketing Group
Havelock AHI, a joint venture between Scotland-based Havelock Europa Plc, one of Europe’s leading interiors specialists, and American Home Industries, a prominent Bahraini furniture manufacturer, has moved into the top league of regional furniture manufacturers having successfully executed large orders for blue-chip companies.
The Metal Division works with most fabrication metals and is particularly skilled in mild steel, stainless steel and brasswork, said Shehadeh.
Its recently completed projects for the Bahrain International Circuit builders, the Bahrain Defense Force, Gulf Aluminum Rolling Mill Co and Batelco, among other parties.
www.gulfindustryonline.com /bkArticlesF.asp?Article=2422&Section=350&IssueID=216   (433 words)

  
 Fante's Kitchen Wares Shop - Fantes.com
Italian made mills, with a hardened steel mechanism that grinds from extra-coarse to powder-fine.
The fat stays on top, and the gravy comes out clear from the bottom through the spout.
Profits from the sale of "Our House" benefit Habitat for Humanity's Gulf Coast reconstruction efforts
fantes.com   (313 words)

  
 Non~Ferrous Scrap Metal Recycling -- Scrap Aluminum Recycling Category   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Throwing away a single aluminum can is like pouring out six ounces of gasoline.
Send inquiries, questions, comments, news, etc. by email to the Scrap Aluminum Recycling email group.
If you are active in the Scrap Aluminum Recycling Industry, add your name to the E-mail group to receive current news, views, etc..
www.recycle.net /recycle/Metal-N/Aluminum/index.html   (243 words)

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