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Alcoa's Reynobond Aluminum Composite Material: a Sustainable Design Component of Gold LEED Certified Advocate Lutheran General Hospital
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Alcoa's Reynobond Aluminum Composite Material: a Sustainable Design Component of Gold LEED Certified Advocate Lutheran General Hospital

NEW YORK - Alcoa (NYSE:AA) announced today that its Reynobond® aluminum composite material (ACM) contributed to the sustainable design of Advocate Lutheran General Hospital, the first hospital in the Midwest to achieve LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Gold certification. One of the largest hospitals in the Chicago area, the newly designed eight-story, 192-single room...

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Aluminum Brazing Rings features triangular cross section.
Aluminum

Aluminum Brazing Rings features triangular cross section.

Intended for HVAC/R market, triangular cross section aluminum braze ring is seated in hairpin and directs material flow for clean, strong joint with little or no overflow. Design optimizes surface area contact between hairpin and return bend, promoting heat conduction between all components. Controlled heating of material lends to precise flux activation and dispersion. Flux is non-corrosive,...

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Alcoa Kawneer Products Help Put Innovative Colorado Courthouse on Track for LEED Gold Certification

NORCROSS, Ga.- Alcoa (NYSE: AA) announced today that its Kawneer business has supplied architectural aluminum products that are integral to the new Lindsay-Flanigan Courthouse in Denver meeting Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) requirements. Kawneer's 1600 SS Unitwall(TM) curtain wall helped the project with maximum daylight goals and several LEED requirements in the Materials...

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Alcoa Architectural Products' Reynobond Aluminum Composite Material Gives Stage Presence to Piedmont College Amphitheater

DEMOREST, Ga.--Alcoa (NYSE:AA) announced today that its Reynobond® aluminum composite material (ACM) was selected for the canopy of the new Piedmont Arrendale Amphitheater at Piedmont College in Georgia. Deftly sculpted to match the natural contours of the gentle slopes bordering the wetlands preserve at Piedmont College, the canopy cuts a striking profile against the wilderness directly...

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Aluminum

Aluminum Alloy meets rugged environment requirements.

Optimized for strength and fluidity, IK500 aluminum alloy also has low melting point and can be recycled. This environmentally friendly alloy is targeted for use in mobile device housing applications, where ability to withstand rugged environmental conditions is required. Tensile strength is rated to 520 MPa.

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Alcoa Defense Wins Contract to Supply Austal Sheet and Plate

WASHINGTON - Alcoa (NYSE:AA) announced today that it has won a contract to supply 5XXX-series alloy sheet and plate through 2014 for all AUSTAL USA vessels, including commercial ships and U.S. Navy ships such as the Joint High Speed Vessel (JHSV) and all future platforms. We are pleased that Austal, the world's premier aluminum shipbuilder, has selected Alcoa aluminum for its next-generation...

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Alcan Engineered Products Introduces Future-Ready Innovations at "Aluminium 2010" in Germany

ESSEN, Germany, September 15, 2010 -- Alcan Engineered Products - a business unit of Rio Tinto -showcases a unique range of innovative aluminium-based products offering custom ready solutions to key industry sectors such as aerospace, automotive, transportation, packaging, renewable energy at the ALUMINIUM 2010. "We are proud to showcase these innovations on such a visible scale", said Christel...

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AIRWARE(TM) Technology by Alcan on the Airbus A350 XWB

PARIS - Alcan Global Aerospace Transportation and Industry (Alcan Global ATI), part of Alcan Engineered Products - a business unit of Rio Tinto, announces that it has signed a contract agreement with Airbus through to 2020 to supply AIRWARE(TM), aluminum-based technology, for the A350 XWB. Contract specific terms were not disclosed. AIRWARE(TM) is a comprehensive offer of complementary Low...

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Alcoa Primary Aluminum Receives Cradle to Cradle® Certification

NEW YORK--Alcoa (NYSE:AA) announced today that it is has received Cradle to Cradle® Certification - Silver for its primary aluminum. Cradle to Cradle® Certification is an independent environmental certification process for materials and products that assesses the total impact of a product on human health and the environment. The announcement was made at the Aluminium 2010 show in...

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Powders

Powdermet's Next-Generation Micro/Nanocrystalline Powder Metallurgy Alloys Offer Lighter, Increased Hardness Alternative to Aluminum and Steel

Euclid, Ohio - Powdermet Inc. announces the development of a breakthrough powder metallurgy approach to the production of bulk nanocrystalline metallic composites. Working with the Army Research Laboratory and Case Western Reserve University, Powdermet recently demonstrated a unique, scalable processing route to the production of aluminum composites with stable nanocrystalline grain structures....

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