PLATINUM SPONSOR

Gulf Markets International W.L.L. (GMI) has been a leading industrial services provider for over 40 years, building a strong market reputation in supplying only the highest quality products and services available for the aluminum sector from some of the largest and most reputable manufacturers and technology providers in the world.

 

GMI has made sacrosanct the ethos of sustainable evolution, human development, and customer centricity which have all contributed to its development and continued growth over the years. This approach has successfully allowed the company to rapidly understand the needs of the aluminum industry and cater for its challenging requirements, all the while expanding its “One Stop” portfolio and vast capabilities across the board.

 

The company is backed by a plethora of strong ties with top-notch multinational players in the Alumnium world, highly experienced and dedicated management team cherrypicked from some of the largest and most reputed companies in the field, enable us to fulfill any requirement of the GCC smelters with high speed and utmost efficiency.

 

So ingrained is this “human factor” in the DNA of the company that it has transformed GMI from a supplier, in the traditional sense of the word, to a truly powerful partner in the growth of industries across the region and beyond.

 

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GOLD SPONSOR

COBEX is a global company manufacturing high-quality carbon and graphite products such as cathode blocks for aluminum smelting, and linings for blast furnaces in hot metal production. Our carbon electrodes and Soederberg paste are used in metallurgical smelting processes such as silicon metal.

 

The COBEX head office is located in Wiesbaden, Germany with two production plants in Racibórz and Nowy Sącz, Poland and a sales office in Shanghai, China.

 

Our activities revolve around the development, manufacture and distribution of made-to-order products; we provide solutions and applications that draw on our excellent knowledge of carbon and graphite materials. We are one of the leading innovators in the market.

 

Our core competencies are expertise in raw materials, application know-how, and excellent understanding of customers industries (including primary aluminium, iron making, silicon metal production, and others). Our global service network enables us to respond flexibly to industry-specific customer requirements.

 

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BRONZE SPONSOR

Founded in 1946, Wagstaff, Inc., a Spokane, Washington based manufacturer, provides machinery, technology, and service to enable aluminum producers to transform molten aluminum into solid shapes – “billets” (rounds) and “ingots” (slabs) using “direct chill” casting. The direct chill casting process uses water to chill molten aluminum in order to solidify it into desired shapes for further processing by sheet, plate, extrusion, rod, and forged part manufacturing. Around the world, aluminum producers look to Wagstaff for the know-how and equipment to safely cast aluminum.

Wagstaff develops, engineers, designs, and manufactures sophisticated molds, casting machines, automated systems, and ancillary equipment at our Spokane and Kentucky facilities and has commissioned systems in 58 countries thus far. With its expansive engineering department and state-of-the-art manufacturing capabilities, Wagstaff provides innovative, comprehensive solutions to aluminum producers for maximum quality and productivity in the casthouse.

 

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Ahmed Mansoor Al Aali (AMA Group)

BRONZE SPONSOR

Since its beginnings in 1954 Ahmed Mansoor Al Aali (AMA Group) has evolved into one of the Bahrain’s premier business groups active in contracting, manufacturing, real estate and trading.

 

Employing some 4000 professionals the AMA Group serves both the public and private sector at the highest level and is widely recognized as the partner of choice.

 

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COFFEE BREAK SPONSOR DAY ONE

ABB is a pioneering technology leader in electrification products, robotics and motion, industrial automation and power grids, serving customers in utilities, industry and transport & infrastructure globally.

 

Continuing a history of innovation spanning more than 130 years, ABB today is writing the future of industrial digitalization with two clear value propositions: bringing electricity from any power plant to any plug and automating industries from natural resources to finished products.

 

As title partner of Formula E, the fully electric international FIA motorsport class, ABB is pushing the boundaries of e-mobility to contribute to a sustainable future. ABB operates in more than 100 countries with about 135,000 employees.

 

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CONFERENCE BAGS AND PEN SPONSOR

Alubase Industry CO., LTD dedicated to supply all kinds of raw materials, design and provide equipment along with industrial service to aluminum and steel industry. Our supply and service have penetrated pot room / reduction / carbon & rodding / cast house / GTC& FTC / PORT all over the aluminum smelter, our market including India / Middle East / Australia / North America etc.

 

We focus on operation performance excellence to our customers, we’re looking for the cost saving for our customers, we aim to be the most reliable and most valuable partner to our customers, we look forward to seeing the industry development as well as ALUBASE.

 

Alubase is committed to business development with customers, internal professional team building, undertaking corporate social responsibility, everything we do is to make Alubase Industry to be the most outstanding company in the industry.

 

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