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Turkish Aluminium Wheel Maker Cevher Jant Sanayii Joins ASI

Turkish Aluminium Wheel Maker Cevher Jant Sanayii Joins ASI

Trade group Aluminium Stewardship Initiative announced the addition of Turkish aluminium casting firm Cevher Jant Sanayii A.S. With this addition, the ASI’s membership now stands at 190. Originally founded by Hüseyin Özyavuz in 1955 as a technical school, Cevher accomplished several firsts...


British Firms Announce Collaboration to Develop Aerospace Aluminium Alloy for 3D Printing

Two British firms have announced a partnership to collaborate on efforts to utilize a new aluminium alloy in additive manufacturing. Gloucestershire’s Renishaw plc and Worcester’s Aeromet International Limited are working together to develop new processing techniques for the latter firm’s A20X aluminium alloy powder in heat-treatment processes as well. The alloy, which was debuted at […]

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 […]