Lochaber aluminium smelter
Lochaber was the first smelter after the Pechiney pilot plant at Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne to employ the AP-18 cell technology. Lochaber is the last remaining operating smelter in the UK. Wood Mackenzie’s asset reports are built from the bottom up, incorporating a number of granular data metrics to ultimately produce our industry standard cash operating costs. This report contains a detailed asset note giving you a holistic view of the asset, including an operational overview through to a timeline of events from inception to now. This qualitative analysis is supplemented by the associated Excel download which enables interrogation of a whole series of cost and production metrics over the life of the asset.