Aluminium is utilised for a host of applications in building and construction.
It is the material of choice for curtain walling, window frames and other glazed structures. It is extensively used for rolling blinds, doors, exterior cladding and roofing, suspended ceilings, wall panels and partitions, heating and ventilation equipment, solar shading devices, light reflectors and complete prefabricated buildings.
The reasons for this sustainable success, including aluminium cradle to cradle lifecycle and its contribution to energy efficiency of buildings, are explained in this section.
For further building-specific information please click below:
- Standards for aluminium building products