Friday, August 7, 2020

Alba appoints new Director of Casthouse

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba), the Bahrain-based international aluminium smelter, announced the promotion of Abdul Rasool Ahmed Abdul Rasool as the Director of Casthouse.Rasool joined Alba in 1985 as an Operator and was promoted to Supervisor Casthouse in 1997. He was appointed as the Casthouse Manager in 2006 thereafter Senior Casthouse Manager in 2013.

Speaking on this occasion, Alba’s Chief Executive Officer Tim Murray said:

“Casthouse is the operational area that interfaces directly with our customers and A. Rasool has played a critical role in maximizing Alba’s Value-Added Production (VAP). Alba will continue down the path of growing our VAP portfolio with the commissioning of a new state-of-the-art Casthouse as part of the Line 6 Expansion Project.

  1. Rasool is another great example of developing management talent from within the Company. A. Rasool is a true leader in every sense of the word and I am confident that he will take the performance of our Casthouse operations to the next level.”

A. Rasool has a Higher National Diploma in Metals Technology, Sandwell College, UK and associate Diploma in Technology (Chemical Engineering) from Hindustan Institute of Engineering, Madras, India.

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