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Sherwin Alumina closes plant after 62 years

Aug 02, 2016 · After 62 years producing alumina from bauxite, Sherwin Alumina will be closing its plant in Gregory. Around 450 employees who have been locked out of the plant because of a labor dispute for over 18 months will no longer have jobs to fight for. …

Sherwin Alumina Co. plans to close Gregory plant

Aug 01, 2016 · Sherwin Alumina's bottom line has been pummeled recently by a troubling combination of low demand and an oversupply from China; the plant is capable of producing 1.65 million tons of alumina...

Glencore Subsidiary Buys Sherwin Alumina at Bankruptcy ...

Apr 25, 2016 · The 39th Conference and Exhibition ICSOBA 2021 Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain Texas’ Corpus Christi Alumina (CCA) purchased the assets of Sherwin Alumina at auction last week, winning the bid with a US$54 million offer. Both companies are subsidiaries of Anglo-Swiss multinational commodity trading and mining company Glencore plc.

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NRG Battles at Sherwin Alumina Bankruptcy Court Over …

Nov 16, 2016 · Sherwin Alumina is currently owned by international commodities trader Glencore Ltd., which is now proposing to buy some assets out of the bankruptcy case. Sherwin Alumina …

Power plant at old Sherwin Alumina site to resume operations

May 03, 2019 · A shuttered power plant on the old Sherwin Alumina property in Gregory is planning to restart operations in June. The natural gas plant was built in …

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Sherwin Alumina closes plant after 62 years

Aug 02, 2016 · It was acquired by Sherwin Aluminia’s parent company, Glencore. It filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in January of this year. At the time of the bankruptcy filing, company president and CEO Thomas Russell called the company a long-term economic pillar of the Corpus Christi region and one of the world’s leading alumina …

NRG Battles at Sherwin Alumina Bankruptcy Court Over …

Nov 16, 2016 · Sherwin Alumina, a maker of alumina, a key ingredient in aluminum, has been since Jan. 11 in Chapter 11 protection at the U.S. Bankuptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas.

Glencore’s Sherwin Alumina files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy ...

Jan 12, 2016 · Sherwin Alumina has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, hit by the weak price environment and challenging macroeconomic conditions, the Texas, USA-based company announced on Monday January 11. Sherwin Alumina, a unit of Switzerland-based Glencore, is due to continue ordinary operations at its plant during the restructuring process.

Bankrupt Sherwin Alumina opts to liquidate and sell to ...

Aug 03, 2016 · Bankrupt alumina producer Sherwin Alumina Co said on Wednesday it would liquidate after announcing it will close its plant in Gregory, Texas, …

Truce With Noranda Averts Shutdown for Sherwin Alumina …

Mar 18, 2016 · Sherwin Alumina narrowly averted the threat of a sudden shutdown, reaching a temporary truce with Noranda Aluminum NORNQ -9.23% on a supply agreement Noranda is trying to shake off in bankruptcy.

Sherwin Alumina Co LLC - Company Profile and News ...

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Sherwin Alumina Files For Chapter 11 To Facilitate ...

Jan 11, 2016 · GREGORY, Texas, Jan. 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Sherwin Alumina Company, LLC and Sherwin Pipeline, Inc. (together, "Sherwin" or "the Company"), a producer of alumina…

Sherwin Alumina closure to impact US caustic soda | ICIS

Aug 09, 2016 · (Sherwin Alumina) Focus article by Bill Bowen. HOUSTON (ICIS)--The bankruptcy and pending closure of Sherwin Alumina, a mid-size alumina refinery near Corpus Christi, Texas, will remove about 150,000 tonnnes/year of caustic soda demand from the US market, according to people familiar with the plant.

Sherwin Can't Abandon Toxic Red Mud Beds, Texas Says ...

Oct 05, 2016 · In the News Law360. ... Texas environmental regulators urged a Texas bankruptcy court Tuesday not to let Sherwin Alumina Co. LLC desert thousands of acres of caustic waste stored in "red mud beds" as the bankrupt company moves to sell more valuable assets to an affiliate of its corporate parent, Glencore PLC.

News | AluChem

The conference started somewhat somberly following the recent news of two US alumina producers entering Chapter 11 restructuring – Sherwin Alumina in January and Noranda Aluminium in February 2016. These announcements had followed the earlier news that Alcoa would curtail the remaining 810,000tpy of alumina refining capacity at its Point ...

Sherwin Refuses to End Lockout | United Steelworkers

Dec 11, 2014 · Sherwin Refuses to End Lockout. The United Steelworkers released the following statement today from USW District 13 Sub-Director Ben Lilienfeld after bargaining resumed yesterday and today between the USW and Sherwin Alumina. No further negotiating sessions are scheduled at this time. Dec 10, 2014

Corpus Christi Alumina Archives – Aluminium Insider

Sherwin Alumina Co. announced yesterday that it is closing its plant in Gregory, Texas. The closing is part of Sherwin’s Chapter 11 bankruptcy liquidation plan. According to the company, the plant, which is located about 200 miles southwest of Houston, is a...

Appurtenant Easement Extinguished in Servient Owner’s ...

Dec 05, 2019 · Sherwin Alumina Co., L.L.C. v. Port of Corpus Christi Authority (In re Sherwin Alumina Company, L.L.C.), United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit No. 18-40557 (August 6, 2019).In 1998 the Port of Corpus Christi Authority purchased 1.1 acres of land from Sherwin Alumina Company that was adjacent to Sherwin Alumina’s property, together with an easement over Sherwin Alumina…

Robert Prusak, Former Treasurer, US Operations at Glencore ...

Sherwin Alumina Co. LLC produces aluminium oxide from bauxite ore. The firm manufactures using the bayer process to make everyday products like smart phones, zippers, wiring, building materials and cars. The company was founded in 1953 and is headquartered in Gregory, TX.

Sherwin Alumina refinery to close Friday, company gets ...

Sep 29, 2016 · Sherwin Alumina s 1.65 million mt/year alumina refinery in Gregory, Texas, is set to close Friday, a union offial said, and the company has been given more time by a federal bankruptcy judge to wind down its operations.

Energy company looking to purchase old Sherwin Alumina ...

Feb 21, 2018 · The old Sherwin Alumina plant based in Gregory, Texas is in the works to be purchased. Skip Navigation. ... Stay connected with 3News for the latest news, sports, and weather.

Sherwin Alumina Files For Ch. 11 Amid Price, Labor ...

Jan 11, 2016 · Sherwin Alumina Files For Ch. 11 Amid Price, Labor Pressure 11 January 2016 Aluminum-oxide maker Sherwin Alumina Co. LLC filed for Chapter 11 in Texas bankruptcy court Monday after a precipitous fall in the price of its core product and a yearlong union employee lockout, aiming to sell its assets to an affiliate owned by parent Glencore.

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Aug 01, 2016 · Sherwin Alumina Co. is closing its Gregory plant, where hundreds of unionized employees have been locked out of their jobs for nearly two years. News …

Sherwin property interests Cheniere | News | mysoutex

Apr 20, 2017 · Sherwin Alumina closed operations at its Gregory plant last summer after filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in January 2016. The property, which is located at 4633 State Highway 361, neighbors land where Cheniere is building a $20 billion plant that will produce liquefied natural gas.

Illegal Lockout at Sherwin Alumina Costs Company Profits ...

Mar 04, 2015 · Glencore reported that Sherwin Alumina had an adjusted operating profit of $45 million for calendar year 2014, including the impact of the labor dispute which began October 11, 2014. Sherwin Alumina’s revenue during the second half of 2014 declined by $37 million or 14 percent from the first half of the year and by $74 million or 25 percent ...

News | AluChem

The conference started somewhat somberly following the recent news of two US alumina producers entering Chapter 11 restructuring – Sherwin Alumina in January and Noranda Aluminium in February 2016. These announcements had followed the earlier news that Alcoa would curtail the remaining 810,000tpy of alumina refining capacity at its Point ...

Sherwin Can't Abandon Toxic Red Mud Beds, Texas Says ...

Oct 05, 2016 · Texas environmental regulators urged a Texas bankruptcy court Tuesday not to let Sherwin Alumina Co. LLC desert thousands of acres of caustic waste stored in "red mud beds" as the bankrupt company moves to sell more valuable assets to an affiliate of …

Three Guilty of Laundering Money Embezzled from Sherwin ...

The investigation began when Sherwin Alumina became aware that Lopez, one of Sherwin Alumina’s warehouse managers, had colluded with two of Sherwin’s vendors, Clarkson and Martinez, in a fraud scheme which caused Sherwin Alumina to mail payments for …

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May 10, 2021 · Alumina/Bauxite latest news May 2021 Operations suspended in Dengfeng on fused alumina plant explosion - sources. 27 May 2021 Fused alumina operations in Dengfeng city, Henan province - a major production hub for fused alumina - was said to be suspended on Monday May 24 due to an explosion, sources said.

Sherwin Alumina submits USW plant closure plan to ...

Nov 02, 2016 · Louisville, Kentucky — Sherwin Alumina is asking a federal bankruptcy judge to approve a plant closure agreement with the United Steelworkers union that would pay $2,000 in severance to each eligible employee locked out of the company's 1.65 million mt/year refinery in Gregory, Texas, according to a filing Wednesday in the US Bankruptcy Court ...

Alumina refinery in Texas will close - Recycling Today

Aug 03, 2016 · Gregory, Texas-based Sherwin Alumina, which operates an alumina refinery in Corpus Christi, Texas, has announced it is winding down its operations in 2016. “This was an extremely difficult decision to make, and one we arrived at only after exhausting all other options,” says Thomas Russell, president and CEO of Sherwin.

Appurtenant Easement Extinguished in Servient Owner’s ...

Dec 05, 2019 · Sherwin Alumina Co., L.L.C. v. Port of Corpus Christi Authority (In re Sherwin Alumina Company, L.L.C.), United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit No. 18-40557 (August 6, 2019).In 1998 the Port of Corpus Christi Authority purchased 1.1 acres of land from Sherwin Alumina Company that was adjacent to Sherwin Alumina’s property, together with an easement over Sherwin Alumina…

Texas refinery shuttered as Noranda turns off bauxite pipeline

The Sherwin plant produced aluminum oxide, or alumina, for more than 60 years, beginning in 1953. As outlined on its website, the primary function of the Sherwin plant was to extract aluminium ...