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ALUCOBOND® AXCENT™ Flat Stock Line Expanded with New Colors for Perfectly Matched Building Trim

3A Composites USA is pleased to announce that it has expanded its color selection of ALUCOBOND® Axcent™ flat stock — a line of painted 0.040″ aluminum sheet designed for installation as building trim — to include all stocked colors in the company’s ALUCOBOND® Plus aluminum composite material (ACM) Classic line.

ALUCOBOND® Axcent™ is a 0.040″ flat aluminum sheet that is perfect for any building project that requires painted metal trim, including building fascia, flashing and roof caps. Axcent™ expands design possibilities by offering the perfect finishing touch to projects clad in matching ALUCOBOND® Plus ACM colors.

New York Based Architects Modernize Research University Building with an Envelope of ALUCOBOND® Cladding

Ashley McGraw Architects were recently tasked with the renovation of Binghamton University’s Science IV building which houses the Universities renowned Psychology Department. The existing reinforced concrete facility constructed in 1973 underwent a two-part retrofit; in the summer of 2018 phase one was completed to reveal  a new Alucobond® cladding facade and partial interior renovation and design. Phase two will consist of completing the interior and an expansion of the Science IV building.

New Zealand Residential Tower Wows With Various ALUCOBOND PLUS Custom Colors

New Zealand-based architects Jasmax have a guiding philosophy that states, “Design has the power to inspire the spirit.” Their design of the New Lynn Merchant Quarter Apartments is a testament to that philosophy. Sitting in Auckland, the bold façade underwent a series of restrictions related to its height, specifically the building’s visual impact on the area’s residents. Prompting the architects to design a bold but elegant building in an area that is characterized by low-rise buildings.

Architects Design Striking Mixed Use Residential Building In Sought After New Jersey Neighborhood

In Downtown Jersey City sits the area’s latest luxury apartment complex, the Quinn. The 16-story building, in the Paulus Hook neighborhood, sits on the Hudson River waterfront. The project’s developer, Fields Development Group, is also responsible for another luxury complex in Paulus Hook, the Lenox. Sitting across from the Lenox, the Quinn features over 150 residential units with nearly 4,000 feet of ground level retail space.

Vancouver Residential Tower Boasts Dimensional Facade With ALUCOBOND PLUS

photography ©Jared Korb via Keith Panel Systems

Aquilini Centre South by FRANCL Architecture adds much needed contemporary residential space in Vancouver, BC. On the redeveloped site of the Rogers Arena, the tower boasts a sustainable design that offers a variety of enhancements for the city. The building not only boosts the area’s sports and entertainment district but also helps mitigate neighborhood traffic.

Stunning Extension Designed For Textile Company In Austria Using Perforated Alucobond PLUS Material

Goldhauben-Webe is an independent family business with 100 years in the textile market. The Linz, Austria-based company recently underwent an architectural expansion which was completed by the same architecture firm who built the company’s headquarters 30 years ago. Architekturbüro|Klinglmüller ZT GmbH, also of Linz, revitalized the building by providing an extension that spoke to the company’s innovative future.