First alumina from Saudi bauxite

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Ma’aden and Alcoa develop an industrial complex in Saudi Arabia to supply the Gulf region and international markets with primary aluminum, alumina and aluminum products.

Ductile materials for Arctic conditions

Ductile materials for Arctic conditions

The Norwegian company Sintef is testing materialsfor the production of oil and gas at Arctic temperatures between -40 and -60°.

Environmentally friendly flame protection

Environmentally friendly flame protection

Empa has developed an environmentally friendly, quickly applied coating for aircraft furniture.

Smallest display chipset enables full HD projection

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Texas Instruments launches small display chipset with high potential for third-party developers.

Linde launches retail hydrogen fueling station in the U.S.

Linde launches retail hydrogen fueling station in the U.S.

The North American subsidiary of the Linde Group, Linde LLC, has put its first retail hydrogen fueling station in the U.S. into operation.

ThyssenKrupp concludes offtake agreement with NioCorp

ThyssenKrupp concludes offtake agreement with NioCorp

ThyssenKrupp Metallurgical Products has expanded its product portfolio and concluded an offtake agreement for ferroniobium with NioCorp Developments Ltd.

Direct Carbon Fuel Cells: An Ultra-Low Emission Technology for Power Generation

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A group of CSIRO researchers provide a broad overview of direct carbon fuel cells.

Electric car with aluminum-air battery can go the distance

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Alcoa and Phinergy build a demo car powered by a aluminum-air battery that can greatly extend travel range.

Multifunctional coating for public touch displays

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Schott introduces what it claims to be the first permanently anti-reflective and oleophobic coating for touchscreens.

“Horizontal Strip Casting of Steel” joint project wins German President’s Award

(f.l.t.r.) Prof. Karl-Heinz Spitzer, Ulrich Grethe,  Burkhard Dahmen

Project partners Salzgitter Flachstahl GmbH, SMS Siemag AG, and the Technical University of Clausthal presented with award in Berlin.