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  • Sep 18 2014

    29th International Aluminium Conference

    Metal Bulletin's 29th International Aluminium Conference is taking place at The Ritz Carlton, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates on the ...
    Metal Bulletin's 29th International Aluminium Conference is taking place at The Ritz Carlton, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates on the 22-24 September 2014. Metal Bulletin Events’ 29th International Aluminium Conference – the premier aluminium industry gathering on the calendar each year – returns in 2014 to the Middle East. This not-to-be-missed event will take place in Abu Dhabi, at the heart of a region which will see smelter capacity rise to 5m tpy by the end of 2014.For more information ...
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  • Sep 18 2014

    Aluminium Messe 2014, Dusseldorf

    ALUMINIUM is the world's leading trade show and B2B-platform for the aluminium industry and its important application area. Here meets ...
    ALUMINIUM is the world's leading trade show and B2B-platform for the aluminium industry and its important application area. Here meets the Who-is-who of the industry. It brings together producers, manufacturers, processors and suppliers and also end-consumers along the whole supply chain, that means from raw material along semi-finished up to finished products.For more information about the programme, exhibitors, tickets, opening times etc, please go to: Aluminium 2014
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  • Sep 18 2014

    ALFED's Aluminium in Road Transport Conference

    A two day conference - 11th & 12th November 2014 organised by ALFED Aluminium FederationOffical dinner on the evening of ...
    A two day conference - 11th & 12th November 2014 organised by ALFED Aluminium FederationOffical dinner on the evening of 11th November and a factory tour on 13th November in the morningThinktank, Birmingham Science MuseumMillennium Point, Central BirminghamSponsored by:This event follows the success of ALFEDs 2013 conference, building on the key themes and featuring the latest thinking and innovations.  The role of aluminium in lightweighting road transport vehicles is pushing designers and materials technology to new limits.  The conference is ...
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  • Sep 18 2014

    Metal Bulletin's 4th Asian Bauxite & Alumina Conference

    Metal Bulletin is delighted to announce it will be running its 4th Asian Bauxite & Alumina Conference in the bustling ...
    Metal Bulletin is delighted to announce it will be running its 4th Asian Bauxite & Alumina Conference in the bustling commodities hub of Singapore on the 29th and 30th October.The conference will once again play host to the premier gathering of the bauxite and alumina industry in the Asian region, providing a unique forum for market players to gain insights into all latest developments in the industry, covering both metallurgical and non-metallurgical sectors. This is the perfect opportunity to meet ...
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  • Sep 18 2014

    Advanced Engineering UK 2014 / Performance Metals Engineering 2014

    The Advanced Engineering UK group of events takes place at the Birmingham NEC on the 11th – 12th November 2014.Performance ...
    The Advanced Engineering UK group of events takes place at the Birmingham NEC on the 11th – 12th November 2014.Performance Metals Engineering 2014 is the latest addition to this group of events and was created in response to the increasing demand from the metals sector to meet even higher performance in areas such as materials strength, functionality, deformation resistance, light weighting, corrosion resistance, high temperature capability, materials processing efficiency, sustainability, multi-functionality.Other events taking place by The Advanced Engineering UK group ...
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  • Sep 18 2014

    European Aluminium Award 2014

    Be it in the transport sector, construction, mechanical engineering, electrical engineering or in the consumer goods industry: for many new ...
    Be it in the transport sector, construction, mechanical engineering, electrical engineering or in the consumer goods industry: for many new developments aluminium is the point of departure. Every two years - at the ALUMINUM World Trade Fair - the innovations in this industry are celebrated with the EUROPEAN ALUMINIUM AWARD.Wanted are innovations from the areas of industrial and consumer products in the six categories Design & Lifestyle, Lighting & Interior, Building & Architecture, Aerospace & Automotive, Marine & Offshore as ...
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  • Sep 18 2014

    AluSolutions 2015

    AluSolutions is a business-to-business conference and exhibition for the Aluminium industry aimed at addressing the biggest challenges affecting the market. ...
    AluSolutions is a business-to-business conference and exhibition for the Aluminium industry aimed at addressing the biggest challenges affecting the market. It is aimed at solution providers and product suppliers who want to meet with an international audience of aluminium producers; industry experts who can discuss the opportunities and challenges in the market and/or present case studies; professionals and decision-makers working within the aluminium industry who are looking to develop competitive advantage and new opportunities for their business. The exhibition will ...
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  • Sep 17 2014

    Bright cost saving lighting

    A new 10” aluminium housed down light has been introduced by GlacialLight, a division of the Taiwanese manufacturer GlacialTech Inc.  ...
    A new 10” aluminium housed down light has been introduced by GlacialLight, a division of the Taiwanese manufacturer GlacialTech Inc.  The GL-DL10-SM light which can be easily mounted onto walls and ceilings delivers up to 91 lumens per watt and with a 110 degree beam angle it provides bright energy efficient lighting. The light is housed in die-cast aluminium, a light and sturdy material which offers durability, and the bright wide beam easily illuminates indoor spaces using little power offering ...
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  • Sep 16 2014

    New “fibre-reinforced aluminium” research backed by UC Rusal

    Researchers from Hong Kong’s University of Science and Technology have created a new aluminium material that is so strong they ...
    Researchers from Hong Kong’s University of Science and Technology have created a new aluminium material that is so strong they claim it could replace steel and cement in buildings. The product, a composite of carbon and aluminium is known as fibre-reinforced aluminium. It is made by changing the structure of the materials at microscopic or nano level enabling them to bond without using glue. Research has shown that the material can generate 50% energy savings for new buildings. This is ...
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  • Aug 20 2014

    Aluminium in contemporary British architecture

    The bold and impressive Library of Birmingham is one of the six shortlisted buildings for the 2014 RIBA Stirling Prize. ...
    The bold and impressive Library of Birmingham is one of the six shortlisted buildings for the 2014 RIBA Stirling Prize. The Aluminium lattice design which resembles three stacked boxes has transformed Birmingham’s Centenary Square into a cultural centrepiece, encouraging many people to visit this landmark. The building, by Dutch architects Mecanoo, opened in September 2013 and at 31,000 sqm is the largest public library in Europe. Aluminium was chosen over cast iron for the intricate frieze that wraps around the ...
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