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Rusal Inks Agreement with SMS Group to Develop Continuous Aluminium Casting Equipment

Rusal Inks Agreement with SMS Group to Develop Continuous Aluminium Casting Equipment

Russian Federation aluminium behemoth U.C. Rusal announced yesterday the execution of a cooperation agreement with German engineering titan SMS Group GmbH that will have the two industry leaders collaborating on continuous casting equipment. Utilizing Rusal’s proprietary continuous casting, rolling, and extrusion technology,...

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MIT Researchers Develop Method for More Uniformly Structured Aluminium Casts

Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) say they have developed a method of casting aluminium in a more uniform manner. Such an improvement would lead to significant gains in the casting’s strength and reliability. In order to produce industrial aluminium slabs, small amounts of manganese and copper are mixed in with the molten […]

Architect Utilizes Hand-Bent Aluminium Shingles for Small Forest Chapel

In a forest on the outskirts of Tokyo is a small chapel where people are invited to pray for the souls of those interred in the cemetery nearby. The award-winning chapel, made from steeply-angled timbers, is clad in a roof composed of thousands of hand-formed aluminium shingles. Japanese architect Hiroshi Nakamura designed the Sayama Forest […]