Article - 21 Apr 2005
Aluminium alloy 6082 is a medium strength alloy with excellent corrosion resistance. It has the highest strength of the 6000 series alloys. Alloy 6082 is known as a structural alloy. The properties,...
Article - 3 Sep 2019
This article discusses how fiber reinforced plastics are used as an alternative material for mountain bridges.
Article - 17 Oct 2012
Homesol CEO and President Ross Elliott talks to AZoM about energy efficiency in USA and the materials required to construct a ‘Passive House’.
Article - 9 Apr 2002
Steel is a viable alternative to traditional building materials for applications such as frames, lintels and cladding in domestic and light commercial buildings. These applications are explained and...
Article - 1 Jun 2001
Polystyrene can be made into products with wood-like properties and appearance. These materials have potential application in building in areas such as flooring, cladding, and window and door frames.
Article - 31 Aug 2018
When defining the ‘best’ reinforcement for any application, it should begin at the macroscopic system level while guaranteeing parameter optimization for each key attribute of the system.
Article - 27 Feb 2018
This article takes a look at rolled and welded tubulars in stainless steels.
Article - 28 Oct 2017
Pipex px® has been known for decades as an innovator of FRP composites’ design and fabrication. The company, headquartered in Plymouth, the United Kingdom, also shares its address with the Resin...
Article - 10 Oct 2014
Professor Andrew Alderson, Principle Research Fellow at the Materials and Engineering Research Institute (MERI) at Sheffield Hallam University, talks to AZoM about his work with Auxetic Materials,...
Article - 10 Feb 2014
AZoM talks to DeWayne Howell and Jason Gabriel about the process of compression molding for composites and what the benefits and applications of this are.