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ALUMINIUM IN ARCHITECTURE

Aluminium In Architecture 25% of aluminium produced worldwide is used in architecture. Durability, lightness and form-ability are important factors for using aluminium. However, as an architectural material it has qualities beyond pure practical properties. Beauty of Aluminium as Architectural Material In mechanical engineering, the precision is often the most important factor. Whereas from a design …

Aluminium Plate Moves Into the Home

Aluminium Plate Moves Into the Home Aluminium plate is a common material in industrial settings. Nowadays, architects and contractors begin to consider the material for home use. However, tread plate is rarely used in private home construction. If you are a homeowner, you may need to further learn about aluminium to be able to ask …

Aluminium Sheet, the Modern Metal

Aluminium, the Modern Metal One of the modern world’s more versatile materials, aluminium is used in everything from soda cans to airliners. Aluminium sheet can be molded, extruded, machined, cast, shaped and formed into such a variety of things. Aluminium is a wonder of modern metallurgical art. However, it was only during the 1880’s that …

What to Consider When Choosing a Custom Roof?

What to Consider When Choosing a Custom Roof? In recent years, homeowners and commercial developers are looking for new homes to be built according to their specifications. Including custom roofs. If you’re looking to build the home of your dreams, keep reading. We’re sharing with you everything you need to know about the best roofing …

Aluminium Coil: An Earth-Friendly Industrial Material

Aluminium Coil: An Earth-Friendly Industrial Material By C. Meyman   Whether a project calls for aluminium foil or aluminium sheet , aluminium coil is behind the manufacturing process. Aluminium coil is formed by taking one continuous strip of aluminium and coiling it into a roll. Advantages of aluminium Some of the advantages of aluminum coil is …

Awesome Art Created By Recycling Aluminium Cans

Awesome Art Created By Recycling Aluminium Cans Aluminium cans are among the most recycled materials in the world. Aluminium is highly recyclable, from melted down, recycled and put on shelf, taking just 60 days. Above all, what happens when people with a keen artistic eye come across a bag of old cans waiting to be crushed, …

The Durability of Aluminium Sheets

The Durability of Aluminium Sheets In the 1970’s, there was a large-scale movement for beverage companies to stop using steel cans for soda pop and beer. Their existed the need to switch to an alternative material that offered lower cost in production, thus the aluminium can was born. Aluminium weighed less, cost less and recyclable, …

Aluminium and Its Wide Range of Uses

Aluminium and Its Wide Range of Uses Aluminium is one of the widely used metals, and the demand is increasing. To the average consumer, most common of aluminium uses is perhaps to prepare certain utensils, window frames and maybe the versatile foil paper. However, aluminium has wide usage, it is utilized in countless products that …

Aluminium Make Our Life Easier

Aluminium Make Our Life Easier If you asked 100 consumers what aluminium products they use, about 95% will say aluminium foil. Aluminium foil is identified as the number one product that consumers can identify as something made of aluminum. Everyone uses those thin shiny paper sheets to line their ovens and barbecue grills. Aluminum foil …

Aluminium VS Steel, which metal better?

Aluminium VS Steel, which metal better? If you are asked what you thought the most popular metal was, what would be your first reaction? For most people, they would probably say either steel or aluminium, and they would be correct. Both of these metals are being used in a number of applications across the world …

The Surprising Benefits of Recycling Scrap Metal

The Surprising Benefits of Recycling Scrap Metal Do you have a lot of scrap metal that you don’t know what to do with? Wondering if your business should be recycling scrap metal? If you’re not currently recycling scrap metal you generate as part of business operations, you may want to start. Reprocess scrap metal consistently will do …

Alloy – The What’s, Where’s and Why’s

Alloy – The What’s, Where’s and Why’s An aluminium alloy can consist of a combination of any two or more metals. The distinguishing characteristic is that the metal blend contains more aluminum than any of the other metallic elements. Zinc, copper and manganese are three of the metals most frequently found in these mixtures. What …

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