Australian Aluminium Finishing (AAF) is today the largest dedicated coater of aluminium in Australia, with 3 plants in operation, incorporating 11 production facilities, serving Australia and the S.E. Asian regions. AAF has a very solid base with the origins of the AAF group stretching back more than 30 years.... more »
Anodising and the Environment Anodising's environmental friendliness and relative safety are among its best properties. Independent studies demonstrate superior environmental qualities compared other finishes.
Five Outstanding Features of Anodising and the relation to Modern Building Design.
1. Environment & Sustainability
2. Natural Beauty with Outstanding Durability
3. New Colours, Lustres & Consistency
4. Superior Edge Protection
5. Excellent for Coastal Applications
HBO+EMTB designed a new 1000 car capacity multi-deck car park at Penrith Station. HBO+EMTB noted “The rectilinear shaped building features a striking façade which has taken cues from the nearby Blue Mountains. The design team took inspiration from the shapes and colours of the eucalyptus tree by referencing the many colours of the leaf throughout its life cycle. The façade is made of perforated powder coated aluminium, while the main structure is formed using a pre-stressed concrete system which facilitates exceptionally large spans.”