CELEBRATING 50 YEARS OF ALUCOBOND®

The unique success story of ALUCOBOND® aluminium composite panels began with the market launch in 1969. 2019, 50 years later, we are celebrating our 50th anniversary under the motto "Next and Beyond". True to this motto, we do not only want to look back on our success over the last 50 years, but also look forward into the future.

On this web special, we will showcase 50 projects in 50 weeks. Each week of the year a new project that has been selected from our global database and represents one of our core values:

  • Quality & service
  • Experience
  • Safety
  • Innovation
  • and of course beauty...

We have always seen ourselves as more than just a panel manufacturer and have put a lot of effort to offer you a wide range of services and technical support in addition to our product and the many available surfaces. In cooperation with renowned companies and universities, we have developed new planning tools, which support our customers at every stage of façade development – from inspiration through the design stage on to final installation.

PROJECT OF THE WEEK

Raiffeisen Finance Centre

Exceptional façade with high functionality

 

50 PROJECTS IN 50 WEEKS

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50 projects in 50 weeks

In the history of ALUCOBOND® many outstanding architectural projects have been realised. During the whole year 2019 we will present you 50 projects in 50 weeks to celebrate 50 year of ALUCOBOND®

Week 7

Raiffeisen Finance Centre

Exceptional façade with high functionality

 

Week 6

Bengbu Olympic Stadium

Bengbu Olympic Center is located in the city of Anhui, an ancient city in China.

The idea of Bengbu Olympic center was to create a holistic design of the building ensemble to give the impression of a moving dragon.

This architectural style is called the Hui-style. 

Week 5

Rush University Medical Center

The new 14-story $654-million hospital building at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, which is referred to as The Tower, stands out on the city’s skyline with a unique butterfly design and striking white exterior – both visual symbols of the medical center’s goal to transform healthcare delivery. Formable Alucobond® Plus aluminum composite material in the custom Spinnaker Bone White color was selected to realize the hospital’s shining, clean exterior image and its unique butterfly design.

Week 4

Ski jump redoubt Bischofshofen

The ski jump redoubt in Bischofshofen is one of the most famous sites for sporting events and since 1952 venue of the “4-Jump-Tournee”. The building on a freestanding territory put the choice on ALUCOBOND® due to its excellent weathering conditions. 

Week 3

Mille Malle | Bangkok

The former Metro Mall in Bangkok, now Mille Malle is a trendy lifestyle mall.

Week 2

Paul F. Cullum Tower

The North Bergen, N.J., Housing Authority's Paul F. Cullum Tower was built in 1972. With an exterior retrofit completed in July 2013 that included the installation of a total of approximately 117,000 square feet of ALUCOBOND® the Cullum Tower now serves as “a beacon that can be seen from miles away.

Week 1

The beginning

In 1969 the success story began: The development of ALUCOBOND® more than fifty years ago was a small revolution in itself...