NOBLE GROUP HOLDINGS LIMITED
(Incorporated in Bermuda with limited liability)
Major Fire at Jamalco's Powerhouse
A major fire which broke out at Jamalco's Powerhouse on Sunday, 22 August 2021 has been extinguished. The Powerhouse produces power, compressed air and steam for the alumina refining operations.
No one was seriously injured in the incident. A full assessment of the damage will be done in coming days to determine the cause of the fire and estimate the full extent of the damage. Jamalco will be working closely with its insurance broker and other advisers with a view to ensuring that all appropriate steps are taken following this major incident.
Jamalco mines bauxite and refines it into alumina, which is exported from Jamaica.
Jamalco is a joint venture between General Alumina Jamaica Limited (a member of Noble Group Holdings Limited) and Clarendon Alumina Production Limited (a Jamaican Government owned company).
Noble Group Holdings Limited
26 August 2021
About Noble Group Holdings Limited
Noble Group Holdings Limited ("Noble Holdings") is one of Asia's leading independent energy products and industrial raw materials supply chain manager.
Noble Holdings operates in the supply chain of energy raw materials, technology metals, special ores and industrial minerals, and base metals, and is supported by its freight and logistics operations. Noble Holdings leverages its extensive regional network to facilitate the marketing, processing, financing and transportation of these raw materials, predominantly in Asia. It also provides supply chain and risk management services to clients.
Noble Holdings is the parent of the Noble group of companies which underwent a restructuring in the second-half of 2018.
Noble Group Limited, the former holding company of the group (which was previously listed in Singapore) but which is now unrelated to Noble Holdings following the restructuring, is undergoing a winding up process in Bermuda.
For more information visit www.noblegroupholdings.com
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