Article - 7 Nov 2001
Vinyl roofing offers a clean, quick and safe alternative to built up roof designs, while many existing roofing systems involve a flexible vinyl membrane.
Article - 4 Jun 2009
ADMET strives to solve new challenges. For customers who require something a little out of the ordinary, ADMET is the place to go for testing piping.
Article - 26 May 2008
Marine grade stainless steel 316 has been around for a long time. Now there’s an alternative, that’s even better – grade 445M2 from Austral Wright Metals.
Article - 10 May 2004
Superplank from Creative Pultrusions is a fibre reinforced alternative to timber decking. Properties and applications are described. Posted May 2004
Article - 19 Oct 2001
302HQ is a specialised wire grade finding very wide usage for manufacture of stainless steel fasteners. 3% copper in the composition reduces the cold work hardening rate compared to Grade 304.
Article - 1 May 2008
Aluminium is becoming increasingly popular for engineering applications even over other metals and alloys. There are many reasons for this that are outlined herein. Most of these reasons can be...
Article - 15 Aug 2006
The never ending life cycle of aluminium is described, from mining of bauxite to alumina production and then onto aluminium smelting, to the manufacture of aluminium products both semi-finished and...
Article - 11 May 2005
The copper alloy, C106, is phosphorous de-oxidised non-arsenical copper that is 99.85% pure. The properties, applications and fabrication details are provided for bronze alloy C106.
Article - 29 Oct 2003
Nickel alloys are used extensively because of their corrosion resistance, high temperature strength and their special magnetic and thermal expansion properties. Alloy types coverd in this article are:...
Article - 18 Feb 2003
One of the attractive properties of aluminium is its ability to be recycled. Reasons why it is recycled are covered as are recycling rates, how it is separated from other building materials for...