A powerful alliance
Sohar Aluminium was created through the alliance of three formidable shareholders: OQ Group (40%), Abu Dhabi National Energy Company PJSC – TAQA (a subsidiary of Abu Dhabi Water and Electricity Authority) (40%) and Rio Tinto Alcan (20%).
OQ Group (OQ)
OQ is a commercial entity owned in its entirety by the Government of Oman that actively pursues investment opportunities in the energy sector, both in Oman and abroad.
Established in 2005, TAQA is a diversified utilities and energy group headquartered in Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates, and is listed on the Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX: TAQA). TAQA has significant investments in power and water generation, transmission, and distribution assets, as well as upstream and midstream oil and gas operations. The company's assets are in the United Arab Emirates as well as Canada, Ghana, India, Iraq, Morocco, Oman, the Netherlands, Saudi Arabia, the United Kingdom, and the United States.
For more information, please visit: www.taqa.com
RIO TINTO (RT)
RTA is the Aluminium division of the multinational Rio Tinto Mining and metals group and are also the proprietors of our benchmark AP36 smelting technology - part of the secret behind our world-class operation.