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Structural Aluminum Manufacturers and Companies

IQS Directory is a top industrial directory listing of leading industrial structural aluminum manufacturers and suppliers. Access our comprehensive index to review and source structural aluminum manufacturers with preview ads and detailed product descriptions. These structural aluminum companies can design, engineer and manufacture structural aluminum to your specifications and application need. A quick and easy to use request for quote form is provided for you to contact these structural aluminum manufacturers and suppliers. Each company has detailed profile information, locations, phone number, website links, product videos and product information defined. Read customer reviews and product specific news articles. We are the right resource for your information requirement whether its for a manufacturer of structural aluminum extrusions, architectural aluminum extrusions, structural angle iron aluminum.

  • Toronto, ON 1-888-741-6159

    For the last 50 years we have been serving customers all across Canada and the United States. Our large selection of stock structural aluminum and our commitment to customer service will surely win you over. Our staff is ready to work with you to find the most effective solution.

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  • Berkeley, IL 708-449-7050

    Since 1948, Johnson Brothers has been a leader in the aluminum roll forming industry. Our tooling can form different shapes with multiple bends & double thicknesses making a stronger part. Choose your type of outside edge, including hemmed designs. Our manufacturing procedure can take your part from concept to achievement. Please contact us today with any questions.

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  • Cleveland, OH 440-238-3009

    We work closely with each customer to ensure that the structural aluminum products we produce are right for the application. With our depth of experience, we assure you that we deliver quality structural aluminum right on schedule and at the right value. Contact GSH Industries via e-mail or by phone for your structural aluminum requirements.

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  • Cleveland, OH 888-327-6714

    Serving the aluminum extrusions world from Cleveland, Ohio, Talan Products specializes in a range of aluminum extrusion products and services. Talan Products is a quality conscious ISO 9001 certified vendor utilizing the latest in precision manufacturing technology. Whether you are an engineer needing a value product or a purchasing professional seeking a vendor, let us help you!

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  • Sanford, FL 407-323-3300

    Benada Aluminum Products, LLC is a leading full-service aluminum extruder with over 60 years of experience in our industry. We aim to exceed customer expectations by offering a wide range of extrusion standards, custom tooling capabilities, fabrication equipment, and cutting-edge powder coating facilities.

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  • Marcellus, MI 877-320-2280

    The Fab Masters staff is ready with experience and support to find and fabricate the best aluminum extrusions for your application. We are a volume shop with a minimum order of 100 piece finished product or 1,000 pounds of material, with the exception of prototypes. Our goal is make your life (at work) easier. Contact us today for more information!

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  • Chavies, KY, Chatham, ON 877-556-9191

    At Dajcor Aluminum, our design staff and skilled workforce excel in designing and manufacturing the most complex of extruded products such as aluminum enclosures, structural aluminum, and electronic packaging. We work closely with the die manufacturers to utilize the latest die technologies, to optimize your design performance. To view some of our examples, visit our website!

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ARTICLES AND PRESS RELEASES

Talan Products Receives 2018 Evolution of Manufacturing Award

Alliance Industrial Solutions is proud to be the presenting sponsor for the 2018 Evolution of Manufacturing awards.   Each of us receives many event invitations every year but for us, and hopefully for you, we recognize that this annual event has become the must-attend event of the year. Not only is it important to recognize the innovation and leadership these companies bring to Northeast Ohio, but it’s also important to make sure everyone knows that manufacturing is cool again.   In many ways, this year’s honorees represent not only an... Read More

Talan Products 5th Win Of The 'Inner City 100' In 2017

Cleveland’s Talan Products among the fastest-growing inner city businesses in America   Annual ranking published by the Initiative for a Competitive Inner City and Fortune recognizes high-growth companies in urban areas   Cleveland, Ohio – The Initiative for a Competitive Inner City (ICIC) and Fortune announced yesterday that Talan Products has made the 2017 Inner City 100 list. The list, which was revealed at the 19th Annual Awards and Conference in Boston on October 3rd, ranks the fastest-growing inner city businesses in America by revenue growth.  Talan Products achieved a... Read More

How Dajcor Aluminum Solved an Ontario Manufacturer’s Problem with Bloated Inventories and Aluminum Extrusion Quality Issues

Customer Problem How to reduce bloated inventories and increase consistency of quality of their aluminum extrusions.   Key Customer Issues: Inconsistent extrusion dimension and surface quality issues with previous aluminum extrusion supplier. Extended lead times with previous extrusion supplier (8-10 weeks). Inconsistent delivery performance from previous aluminum extrusion source. Repeated problems with extrusion and anodizing subcontractors and missed deadlines.   Dajcor Aluminum Solution: Dajcor conducted a comprehensive review of the entire aluminum extrusion profile package for the Ontario manufacturer, identifying... Read More

Introducing Matt Johnson, Newest Member of the Johnson Bros. Family

Dear Customers, At Johnson Bros. our employees are what separates us from the competition. As an honest, dedicated and caring family business for over 60 years, the family feeling can’t be avoided when working with us. When you do business with Johnson Bros. you become a very important part of the Johnson Family. With that being said, I would like to introduce the newest member of the Johnson Bros. Family, Matt Johnson. Son of Brad Johnson (Vice President/General Manager/Owner), Matt is the 4th generation of Johnson to be employed by... Read More

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Structural Aluminum

Structural aluminum is an extruded aluminum alloy that goes through post-forming treatments in order to become light weight, durable and corrosion resistant metal used in many different high-strength applications. Because pure aluminum is too soft to be used in structural applications, it is alloyed with magnesium, silicon, zinc, copper, zirconium, chromium and manganese. The most common aluminum alloy used as structural aluminum is 6061-T6, which is an alloy in which aluminum, manganese and silicone are the major elements.

Although structural aluminum is more costly than other metals, it has a much quicker manufacturing process and low cost of labor. Benefits of structural aluminum include that it is clean and an aesthetically-pleasing material without the addition of painting or other methods of further finishing. Structural aluminum is commonly used in the marine, automotive, engineering and construction industries to produce machine bases, building structural framing, cryogenic vessels, piping, bridges and industrial machinery. In addition, structural aluminum can be formed into many different shapes, including castings, forgings, wire, rod, bar and flat rolled sheets (thinner than .25 inches) or plates (thicker than .25 inches).

Extruded aluminum is stronger and more durable than other kinds of aluminum because of the way in which it has been machined. The extrusion process entails forcing round aluminum stock called "billets” by means of a ram through a die. A die is a hollow profile that shapes the aluminum into a specific extruded shape as the billet is squeezed through. In addition to the extrusion process, structural aluminum is also put through cold working and heat treatments after forming to increase these properties. Aluminum may be cold rolled, drawn, straightened or flattened, all of which are done at or around room temperature. When cold-worked, a negative is that aluminum will often lose some of its ductility in the process. All of these processes change the internal grain characteristics and increases tensile strength, yield strength and hardness. To obtain the desired strength, structural aluminum is heated at a high temperature for a certain amount of time, then quickly cooled by quenching, which is immersing the metal in cool water. Age hardening also increases aluminum's properties. In this process, the metal is slowly heated and kept at that temperature for a long period of time, strengthening the aluminum's grain.

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Structural Aluminum - GSH Industries, Inc.
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