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Aluminium’s bright future is in cast plates

Aluminium’s bright future is in cast plates

The trend away from steel to aluminium continues. Aluminium cast plates and aluminium components are becoming increasingly important as a basis for semi-finished products. There are solid arguments for both developments, not only with regard to costs. Further innovations will reinforce this trend around the world. Written by Dr. Philip Grothe, CEO alimex GmbH Precision in aluminium

alimex CNC Machining Capabilities

alimex CNC Machining Capabilities

Through innovation and continued development alimex have expanded the applications whilst also decreasing the limitations of our cast aluminium plates and blocks.

By investing in our own CNC machining division we are able to manufacture high quality prototype tools, components and vacuum chambers. We have a comprehensive range of 2, 3 and 5 Axis CNC Milling Machines to accommodate large aluminium components up to 4500 x 3000 x 1000mm. Our CNC turning capacity includes semi-automated and manual machines with a maximum turning diameter of 1400mm x 800mm.

alimex Precision In Aluminium since 1970

alimex Precision In Aluminium since 1970

In order to innovate, it’s necessary to think outside the box, 30 years ago alimex demonstrated this by developing a cutting edge method to manufacture aluminium cast plate, which has now been adopted globally as the industry preferred casting process.

alimex UK’s New Website

alimex UK’s New Website

We are delighted to announce the launch of our new website www.alimexltd.co.uk

As global leaders in our industry, we were keen to ensure that our online presence effectively portrayed not only the professionalism and quality that our clients have come to expect over the years, but also the range of services and products we provide, including:

The alimex Difference

The alimex Difference

alimex has a long history in the aluminium market with over 45 years as industry leaders, during which time we have continued to innovate and evolve.

Customer experience is paramount to us, offering high value and quality. Using cutting edge technology enables us to deliver world class products and CNC sub contract services, providing our clients with a sustainable competitive advantage.

The History

alimex was founded in the 1970’s in Bad Homburg by Helmut Geller, operating in the international aluminium trading business.

Visit us at the ALUMINIUM show in Dusseldorf - 29th November - 1st December 2016

Visit us at the ALUMINIUM show in Dusseldorf - 29th November - 1st December 2016

Alimex look forward to hosting you on our stand at the world renowned ALUMINIUM show in Dusseldorf Germany.

Visit us at booth 13G01, where our aluminum cast plate and precision CNC machined components experts will be on hand to answer your questions or discuss specific requirements you may have.