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The Aluminium Extruders Association (AEA) Members are:

In the UK, Banbury based Alcoa Europe Extrusions & End Products, manufactures standard and custom aluminium extrusions, primarily in 6000 series alloy to a broad customer base who benefit from the operations in-house remelt and die manufacturing facilities. Markets include Automotive, Construction, Electrical, General Engineering, Greenhouses, Ladders and Metal Distribution.

Tel: 01295 454545 Fax: 01295 454683 Email: extrusions. uk@alcoa. com Web: www. alcoa. com

Boal is a high quality aluminium extrusion manufacturer with wide experience of the architectural market. With two presses, enabling Boal to produce sections up to 280 mm, subject to shape, we can cater for the most exacting requirements. In-house services include design and the provision of further finishing operations for fabrication, painting, anodising and thermal barriers.

Tel: 01509 600012 Fax: 01509 507847 Email: salesuk@boalgroup. com

Hydro Aluminium is one of the UK's leading suppliers of extrusions and fabricated profiles to the building industry. Part of the international Norsk Hydro Group, HAE operates three plants in the UK, serving many different market sectors, offering a wide ranging capability, including design assistance, fabrication, anodising and painting.

Tel: 01926 887955 Email: judy. howson@hydro. com Web: www. aluminium-extruk. hydro. com

As the UK operation of the Sapa Group of extrusion companies, Sapa Profiles is leading extruder of architectural aluminium profiles with a strong commitment for new product and market development. Sapa has presses of varying capabilities, offers surface finishing, is environmentally aware with in-house recycling, combining to give customers maximum flexibility and service.

Tel: +44 (0) 1773 872761 Fax: +44 (0) 1773 874389 Email: aluminium. profiles. uk@sapagroup. com Web: www. sapagroup. com/uk/profiles

Euramax Coated Products Limited is a leading specialist producer of painted steel and aluminium to the architectural industry.

Euramax supplies a full range of high quality and durable coatings and finishes for use in metal cladding and roofing. A full selection of products is offered including the innovative Flip-Tone finish and recently launched beautiful Diamond Range of metallic colours for a distinctive appearance.

Tel: 01536 400800 Fax: 01536 400101 Email: information@euramax. co. uk

Over 65 million square metres of Kalzip are installed worldwide and product development ensures that Kalzip systems meet and exceed the current regulations covering fire, acoustics and thermal performance.

With a history of in-depth installer training, combined with in-house manufacture, Kalzip systems are comprehensive packages for both new build and refurbishment work.

Tel: 01942 295500 Fax: 01942 272136 Web: www. kalzip. co. uk

Reynaers Aluminium plays an important role in the development of architectural aluminium systems and enjoys an international reputation for the quality of its products. Reynaers Aluminium works in partnership with architects throughout the UK to provide creative solutions for all types of aluminium construction applications.

Tel: 0121 421 1999 Fax: 0121 421 9797 Email: reynaersltd@reynaers. com Web: www. reynaers. com

Schüco is Europe's leading manufacturer of curtain-walling, facades, windows and doors. The company has been in business for over 50 years and offers its valueengineered systems in aluminium, PVC-U and steel. Schüco prides itself on innovation and is a leader in new technology such as photovoltaics, solar converters and centrally controlled buildings systems.

Tel: 01908 282111 Fax: 01908 282124 Email: mkinfobox@schueco. com Web: www. schueco. co. uk

The Council for Aluminium in Building (CAB) aims to support the interests of the architectural aluminium industry by encouraging the increasing use of aluminium products in architecture and the construction industry.

The CAB provides members with technical advice, the opportunity to influence standards and a powerful lobby to Government. CAB are launching an extensive range of RIBA assessed CPD's in Summer 2003.'

Tel: 01453 828851 Fax: 01453 828861 Email: enquiries@c-a-b. org. uk

The Architects' Journal, published by Emap Construct, is Britain's only paidfor architectural weekly. Its combination of news, opinion, building studies, reviews, technical articles and practice information have made it indispensable reading for the profession for more than a century.

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