Wood-Patterned Aluminum Products: Innovative Design Solutions

Start Date
02/05/2018
End Date
02/05/2020
Description
Leading aluminum extrusion manufacturers have established a variety of methods pertaining to material grade, surface protection, and component solutions to maximize the benefits of aluminum to suit a wide variety of applications. These advancements in technology have led to the development of sustainable wood-patterned aluminum products designed for exterior and interior applications. This course focuses on how these products can be used as a beautiful, high performance, durable alternative for real wood in a range of applications, including screens, facades, decking, fencing, gates, cladding, and more.
Distance Learning
Yes
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Design-Build
Development Trends
Parks & Recreation
Sustainable Development & Design
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
1.0
Learning Outcomes
Discuss the favorable attributes, performance characteristics, and green features of aluminum that combine to make it a valuable material in sustainable design and construction.
Contrast the benefits of aluminum in terms of performance and recyclability to alternative building materials.
Explain the sustainable manufacturing process and design benefits of wood-patterned aluminum.
State the range of uses, the maintenance requirements, and cost considerations of wood-patterned aluminum products.
Instructors
Phillip Bellamy
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Course Codes
AEC1083
Provider
AEC Daily Corporation


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