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Fairview Architectural Vitrabond MCM - Materials Used by Thomas Manufacturing

Vitrabond MCM has top materials that are used by Thomas Manufacturing Inc in Hillside NJ.Â-  They are already known as leaders in the commercial grade construction industry, by providing windows that are engineered to meet the highest performance requirements for today’s public and private projects. The same industry professionals put their expertise, skilled craftsmanship and creativity...

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MCM Panel Manufacturers And MCM Panel Fabricators... The Difference
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

MCM Panel Manufacturers And MCM Panel Fabricators... The Difference

How do I specify Metal Composite Material (MCM) manufacturers vs. fabricators? This is probably one of the most confused topics in the ACM/MCM industry, so I hope that this short post will help clarify the difference between the Manufacturer and Fabricator of Metal Composite Material (also known as Aluminum Composite Material or ACM). MCM consists of two skins of metal sandwiching a core...

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Materials

The Rise of Aluminum Composite

In 1969, Alusingen and BASF invented Aluminum Composite Material or ACM. Their invention produced beneficial results, and soon came into the view of Alusuisse, which was quick to nab it. At that time, Alusingen had patented the process to create Aluminum Composite Material. The patent prevented any other company to create aluminum composite materials for 20 years, from 1971 to 1991. When the...

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Paints & Coatings

Vitrabond/3D is a Coil Coated Finish to offer Exceptional Quality and Durability with its Highly Durable Polymer (HDP) Coating

What makes Vitrabond/3D stand out? The pattern is created by orientation of the metallic flecks, creating the unique 3D effect. Believe it or not, this look is achieved with a single color. The benefits? There are multiple benefits of using 3D effects, rather than traditional metal forming techniques such as punching and laser cutting: • No panel deforming • Superior dirt repellence • More...

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Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

School Renovation Wraps Up with Vitrabond Facade

Estabrook Elementary School Lexington, Massachusetts, USA Last month we shared an innovative new way to use a standard metallic finish. This month, we feature a project using that technique. When the Estabrook Elementary School Study, a new build and renovation project, was in full swing in 2011, All-Panel Systems of Branford, CT got on board to furnish and install composite metal panels for the...

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Metal Composite Panels Positioned to Reflect a Whole New Light

An innovative way to use a standard metallic finish Merrifield City Display Center Victoria, Australia When it comes to metallic finish panels, it is commonly understood that installation must occur in the same direction to insure a uniform appearance. The protective film applied to Vitrabond™ Aluminum Composite Panels has clearly visible arrows to achieve this typical installation. Some...

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Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Fairview Architectural Vitrabond MCM - Materials Used by Thomas Manufacturing

Vitrabond MCM has top materials that are used by Thomas Manufacturing Inc in Hillside NJ.Â-  They are already known as leaders in the commercial grade construction industry, by providing windows that are engineered to meet the highest performance requirements for today’s public and private projects. The same industry professionals put their expertise, skilled craftsmanship and creativity...

Read More »
MCM Panel Manufacturers And MCM Panel Fabricators... The Difference
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

MCM Panel Manufacturers And MCM Panel Fabricators... The Difference

How do I specify Metal Composite Material (MCM) manufacturers vs. fabricators? This is probably one of the most confused topics in the ACM/MCM industry, so I hope that this short post will help clarify the difference between the Manufacturer and Fabricator of Metal Composite Material (also known as Aluminum Composite Material or ACM). MCM consists of two skins of metal sandwiching a core...

Read More »
Materials

The Rise of Aluminum Composite

In 1969, Alusingen and BASF invented Aluminum Composite Material or ACM. Their invention produced beneficial results, and soon came into the view of Alusuisse, which was quick to nab it. At that time, Alusingen had patented the process to create Aluminum Composite Material. The patent prevented any other company to create aluminum composite materials for 20 years, from 1971 to 1991. When the...

Read More »
Paints & Coatings

Vitrabond/3D is a Coil Coated Finish to offer Exceptional Quality and Durability with its Highly Durable Polymer (HDP) Coating

What makes Vitrabond/3D stand out? The pattern is created by orientation of the metallic flecks, creating the unique 3D effect. Believe it or not, this look is achieved with a single color. The benefits? There are multiple benefits of using 3D effects, rather than traditional metal forming techniques such as punching and laser cutting: • No panel deforming • Superior dirt repellence • More...

Read More »
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

School Renovation Wraps Up with Vitrabond Facade

Estabrook Elementary School Lexington, Massachusetts, USA Last month we shared an innovative new way to use a standard metallic finish. This month, we feature a project using that technique. When the Estabrook Elementary School Study, a new build and renovation project, was in full swing in 2011, All-Panel Systems of Branford, CT got on board to furnish and install composite metal panels for the...

Read More »
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Metal Composite Panels Positioned to Reflect a Whole New Light

An innovative way to use a standard metallic finish Merrifield City Display Center Victoria, Australia When it comes to metallic finish panels, it is commonly understood that installation must occur in the same direction to insure a uniform appearance. The protective film applied to Vitrabond™ Aluminum Composite Panels has clearly visible arrows to achieve this typical installation. Some...

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