Transportation

Transportation

The transportation sector is using Constellium Decin plant’s aluminium products to enhance efficiency, sustainability and vehicle weight.

Driving efficiency in transport

Commercial road vehicle

Responding to global demand to improve energy efficiency and safety in transportation, transport equipment manufacturers are developing lighter and more economical vehicles.

As an added impetus, lighter vehicles allow for higher payloads, thus increasing the profitability of logistics activities.

Aluminium is the ideal material for reducing weight, without sacrificing strength. Furthermore, it has additional benefits in terms of corrosion resistance and durability.

A supplier of choice

With years of experience in the aluminium industry and dedication to highly specialized automotive solutions, we are the supplier of choice for systems used in the transportation industry.

Our customized applications in a large range of alloys enable higher payloads, greater durability, and lower maintenance costs for all kinds of vehicles.

Bicycle rims

The applications of our aluminium are numerous:

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    Sideboards,
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    Structures and superstructures for trailers and tippers,
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    Bicycle rims,
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    Underpass barriers,
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    Airfreight containers,
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    Elevator construction parts,
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    Ferrules for lifting/manipulation ropes.

Find out more about machining and surface treatments

Key-fact

Aluminium is light, strong, corrosion-resistant and durable.

Last update 03 May 2011 Back to top