A production facility for full-cycle manufacturing of products made of ALUTECH aluminium profile systems was launched in Vsevolzhsk (Leningrad region). The new facility includes production site, aluminium-wood window assembly section, glazing and packing area.
The flagship ALUTECH showroom opened in Moscow. Full-size samples of products made of aluminium profile systems, sectional doors and entrance gates, roller shutter systems and automation are placed here in the area of 800 sq. m.
A new ALUTECH warehouse facility was opened in Privolny (Minsk region) with the area over 17 000 sq. m for storage of products from three production facilities: AluminTechno JLLC, Alutech Incorporated LLC and Alutech Doors Systems LLC.
In Yekaterinburg, the new ALUTECH showroom with the area of 240 sq. m was opened, featuring full-size models of aluminium profile systems, roller shutter samples, as well as doors and automation samples.
ALUTECH has introduced to the market aluminium-wood windows, the exterior of which is made of wearproof aluminium and the interior is made of precious wood. The metal takes away all the weather effects, and the wood creates comfort in the room.
Product launch of an innovative powder coating with antimicrobial effect for aluminium profiles (developed by AkzoNobel).
Product launch of ALUTECH Scorpio electric opener for swing gates.
Alutech Doors Systems LLC, AluminTechno JLLC and Alutech Incorporated LLC have received new certificates conforming that their implemented management system fully complies with the international standards ISO 9001 and ISO 14001, as well as with the Belarusian national standard STB ISO 14001.
Received documents on conformity of all ALUTECH manufacturing automation equipment for the markets of the Republic of Belarus, EAEU and EU.
ALT SL160 sliding doors were tested for conformity to European requirements EN 14351-1 (Wintech, UK) in the part of wind and mechanical load, water tightness and air tightness.
ALT W62 windows were tested for conformity to the requirements of NYC DOU Falls Prevention Testing (USA).
Alutech-Sibir LLC received a commendation from the Ministry of Industry, Trade and Entrepreneurship Development of the Novosibirsk region for significant contribution to development of consumer market of the region, and high economic performance of the company.
ALUTECH GC enterprises receive international certificates of conformity of the Environment Management System (EMS) to the requirements of ISO 14001:2015 in TÜV International Certification system, confirming environmental safety of the manufactured products.
AluminTechno has a modern K.SCHULTEN (Germany) test station installed for testing of finished ALUTECH façade, windows, door and roll-up constructions for burglar protection and resistance to static and dynamic loads.
The biggest ALUTECH GC manufacturing facilities – Alutech Vorotniye Systemy LLC, AluminTechno JLLC and Alutech Incorporated LLC – have confirmed conformity of implemented processes to the requirements of updated international standard ISO 9001:2015.
ALUTECH’s Trend and ProTrend sectional gates received the highest mark (Class A) in SundaHus (Sweden) system. Test report received for conformity to E15 fire-resistance rating according to GOST 53308-2009.
Expert conclusions received on possibility to use ALT F50 system façade constructions with E15 fire-resistance rating, ALT150 suspended ventilated façade with K0 fire-resistance rating in the Russian Federation market.
A number of certificates of conformity received for pressed aluminum profiles for envelope structures (CSTB, France), for extruded aluminum profiles according to EN 755-1 and EN 12020-1 made of aluminum alloys (TÜV Nord Systems, Germany).
ALT W72 window systems underwent a number of tests:
- for conformity to the requirements of EN 14351-1 (Wintech, UK) in burglar resistance, wind and mechanical loads, water tightness, air tightness;
- for conformity to the requirements of USA-AAMA/WDMA/CSA 101/I.S.2/A440-17; based on the test results, a high rating of AW80 was awarded.
Burglar resistance of ALUTECH sectional gates is confirmed with KOMO Certificate of Conformity (SKG-IKOB, the Netherlands).
TÜV Nord Systems (Germany) notified laboratory has conducted the tests of:
- ProMax series gates for conformity to the requirements of EN 13241 in the part of wind and mechanical loads, water tightness, air tightness, cyclic operation. Based on the test results, the right to apply CE mark was granted to the gates of these series;
- the entire range of sectional gates and automation equipment for wind loads and impacting forces.
Alutech LLC (Saint Petersburg) has won the “Region Developing Business” contest in nomination “Import Substitution” in the small and medium entrepreneurship segment, and has demonstrated excellent work results in 2018.
Based on the results of tests conducted in SPbGASU (Saint Petersburg) testing center ALUTECH has received:
- report on the tests for air and water tightness, wind resistance parameters of ALT VC65 stained-glass system structure.
- test report on heat transmission resistance parameters of ALT F50 façade system.
ALUTECH has received a certificate confirming conformity of the Quality Management System to the requirements of ISO 9001 international standard in design, manufacturing and delivery of handling equipment.
AluminTechno JLLC became the first company in the Republic of Belarus that received a Certificate of Validation for materials and products used in construction of ALT150 suspended ventilated façade system.
A number of tests were conducted on ALT W62, ALT W72 windows and doors for conformity to the requirements of EN 14351-1 (IRcCOS, Italy). The report confirm the high quality of ALUTECH products and their conformity to the requirements of the European Union.
AluminTechno enterprise has received test reports:
- for ALT W72, ALT SL160 system windows and doors for burglar resistance (Wintech, UK),
- for ALT BF 76 folding doors for conformity to the requirements of EN 14351-1 (EXOVA, UK).
ALUTECH has once again confirmed the high quality of products and receives tests report on conformity of:
- ALT IGF65 suspended façade system to EI60 fire-resistance rating from “Center for Strategic Studies “Fire Resistance” CJSC;
- mullion-transom suspended façade system to the requirements of CWCT (UK) and EN 13830 (EU);
- window and door structures with thermal break to the requirements of PAS 24:2012 (UK).
The Declaration of Conformity to the European Union directives was prepared for ALUTECH SL series platform with rotating ramp, allowing to apply CE marking to the product.
Expert conclusion received on corrosion resistance and durability of materials for ALUTECH stained-glass constructions and suspended façade systems: ALT100, ALT VC65, ALT EF65, ALT F50, ALT IGF65.
Certificates of Validation received for use of ALT150 suspended ventilated façade system in construction in the Russian Federation.
A conclusion received from Melnikov Scientific Research Institute (Moscow) on the method of strength calculation of ALT VC65 stained-glass system with barrier railing.
“Center for Strategic Studies “Fire Resistance” CJSC has conducted tests of ALT F50 fire-proof façade for fire resistance (fire-resistance rating - E30).
Alutech Incorporated has conducted tests of new types of roll-up gates for conformity to the requirements of European norm EN 13241-1.
ALUTECH swinging and sliding gates were tested for resistance to wind loads (conformity to EN 12424) and safety of opening (conformity to EN 12605).
AluminTechno JLLC has conducted comprehensive work to establish ALUTECH products’ conformance to the Russian market’s requirements:
- studies of corrosion resistance and durability of materials of various systems;
- fire-resistance testing of a fragment of ALT EF65 system aluminum profile structure (fire-resistance rating – EI90);
- conclusion received on bearing ability of translucent ALT F50 mullion-transom structure under seismic impacts.
AluminTechno has conducted the first tests of ALT F50 mullion-transom façade system and ALT W62 windows for conformity to the requirements of USA AAMA/WDMA/CSA 101/I.S.2/A440-08, ASTM E90, ASTM E283, ASTM E331 regulatory documents in Intertek testing laboratory (USA, New York).
Alutech Incorporated LLC has tested new types of roll-up grates and rolling shutters for conformity to the requirements of European norm EN 13659.
Certification authority “Rzhev Scientific Research Testing Certification Center” (Saint Petersburg) has certified ALUTECH burglar-resistant roller blinds made of AER55m/S extruded profile as class R3 burglar-resistant according to GOST R 52502-2012.
Republican Honors Board-2013 was inaugurated in Minsk.
It lists the best companies of the year selected by state experts. Alutech Vorotniye Systemy plant was recognized as one of the industry leaders.
“Center for Strategic Studies “Fire Resistance” CJSC has tested a fragment (interfloor belt) of ALT F50 mullion-transom façade system for fire resistance (fire-resistance rating – EI 60).
Based on the results of fire resistance tests conducted by French laboratory CSTB, ALUTECH roll-up systems were given class M1, which meets European norms and confirms the high quality of the systems.
ALUTECH GC was the first in Russia to conduct tests of roll-up systems in certified laboratories, thus establishing full conformity of the products to the new GOST R 52502-2012. The Standard is maximally harmonized with European standard for roll-up shutters EN 13659, and was developed on the basis of requirements established in the European Union for roll-up shutters.
Report obtained on fire-resistance tests of ALT F50 mullion-transom façade system structures (fire-resistance rating – EI 60).
Roll-up gates were tested in international certification authority TÜV SÜD Czech (Czech Republic) for conformity to the requirements of European standards EN 13241-1, EN 12341-1, EN 12424, EN 12425, EN 12426 in the part of safe evacuation, wind resistance, water and air tightness.
Alutech Incorporated has received a certificate of conformity of roll-up profiles to the requirements of GOST 22233-93.
High thermal insulation characteristics of ALUTECH sectional gates are confirmed by tests conducted by independent certified laboratory SPbGASU (Saint Petersburg, Russia) according to GOST 31174-2003.
High quality of ALUTECH aluminum strip paintwork is confirmed by the tests conducted in BASF Concern laboratory in Germany.
Gate and industrial ALUTECH gates were subjected to a series of tests in TÜV International RUS Ltd for conformity of products to EU building directives in safety. Declarations of Conformity were received on the basis of the protocols, allowing to apply CE marking to ALUTECH sectional gates.
Comprehensive tests of shutter profiles as part of shutter canvas for resistance to wind loads in accordance with SNiP 2.01.07 were completed. Updated values of critical shutter profile characteristics were obtained – maximum dimensions (width and area) of roller shutters.
AluminTechno enterprise became a certified member of international organization Qualanod (Zurich, Switzerland). Qualanod Certificate – an international quality mark for anodic coating of metals used in architectural construction.
AluminTechno JLLC has received international quality certificate SEASIDE (Zurich, Switzerland), confirming enhanced corrosion resistance of ALUTECH profiles when used in regions with marine climate.
AluminTechno has conducted a series of tests of suspended facade and mullion-transom facade systems.
Alutech Vorotniye Systemy LLC has implemented a Quality Management System: certification authority TÜV Rheinland (Berlin) has awarded the enterprise with ISO 9001:2008 Certificate of Conformity.
AluminTechno LLC becomes a certified member of international organization Qualicoat (Zurich, Switzerland). Qualicoat Certificate – an international quality mark for powder painting of metals used in architectural construction.
With cooperation of international certification authority TÜV SÜD Czech (Czech Republic) Alutech Incorporated LLC has certified:
- ALUTECH roll-up systems and roll-up grates for conformity to the requirements of the European Union Directive No. 89/106/EEC and European Standard EN 13659:2004.
- ALUTECH sectional gates for conformity to the requirements of the European Union Directive No. 89/106/EEC and European Standard EN 13241:2003.
Issue of Certificates of Conformity to the European norms means acknowledgement of the high quality of ALUTECH products and permission to apply CE marking on it.
Certificates of conformity received for sectional gates in the National System for Conformity Attestation and in GOST R system, certifying their conformity to the regulatory documents of Russia and the Republic of Belarus.
Certificates received for roll-up gates, certifying their conformity to the requirements of European standards EN13241-1, EN 12341-1, EN 12424, EN 12425, EN 12426 for safe operation, wind resistance, water and air tightness.
Alutech Incorporated LLC has received certificates of conformity for roll-up blinds in the National System for Conformity Attestation.
AluminTechno JLLC has received certificates of conformity for pressed aluminum profiles in the National System for Conformity Attestation, GOST R and ROSSTROYCERTIFICATION systems. This has completed the process of certification of AluminTechno products in the markets of Russia and Belarus.
AluminTechno enterprise has implemented a Quality Management System in accordance with the requirements of ISO series 9000 International Standards, and has certified it in GOST R and TÜV CERT systems. TÜV Rheinland Group (Berlin) certification authority has issued a Certificate of Conformity to the requirements of DIN EN ISO 9001:2000. It covers the design, development, manufacturing, installation and maintenance of protective and envelope structures and their components.
Alutech Incorporated LLC has implemented a Quality Management System: TÜV Rheinland (Berlin) certification authority has issued the enterprise a Certificate of Conformity to the requirements of ISO 9001:2000.
ALUTECH again participated in major international building and construction exhibitions:
- FitShow (Birmingham, UK) is one of the most prominent specialized forums related to window and door systems;
- Batimat (Paris, France) is an expo where the leading market players show modern building materials and systems, innovative architectural and design solutions.
ALUTECH Group presented its exhibition stand at the International Exhibition-Forum of Architecture and Design ARCH Moscow. This expo is one the main professional events for Russian and foreign developers, architects and city development specialists.
Alutech-Ural participated in the International Building Forum and Expo 100+ Technobuild in Yekaterinburg related to design, construction and building operation.
In line with the traditions, ALUTECH participates in the biggest exhibitions in the USA and Western Europe: BAU (Munich, Germany), New York Build (New York, USA) and FIT Show (Birmingham, UK).
ALUTECH GC is traditionally participating in the biggest international exhibition of roll-up and gate systems, automation equipment and sun-protection constructions R+T in Stuttgart (Germany). The Company has presented to the European audience a combined 660 m2 stand with roll-up and gate systems, as well as own product line of automation equipment.
This same year the Holding, striving to expand its global presence, takes part in international construction exhibition WorldBuild Tashkent in Uzbekistan, and in international building forum New York Build 2018 in the USA.
ALUTECH GC participates for the first time in the biggest architecture and construction exhibition BAU in Munich (Germany), where it demonstrates aluminum profile systems for private and commercial construction.
The same year the Company expands its presence in the markets of Western Europe and South-West Asia, participating in exhibition of window-door and translucent products FIT Show in Birmingham (UK), as well as Do-WinTech Forum in Tehran (Iran).
ALUTECH GC is participating for the second time in wide-scale exhibition of design and architecture AIA Convention in Philadelphia (USA), and is presenting to the public its most demanded architectural-construction and interior systems, as well as a number of solutions developed specifically for the American market.
The same year ALUTECH products were shown at the biggest exhibition of building materials and technologies of the Middle East – Project Qatar.
ALUTECH Company becomes a participant of an anniversary R+T international exhibition in Stuttgart in Germany. This time the Company’s exhibition with the total area of 900 m2 became one of the five biggest ones. The brand products were presented in two exhibition stands: one demonstrated sectional and entrance gates, and automation equipment, the second one – relevant solutions for roll-up systems and product control. The exhibition has confirmed the status of ALUTECH as one of the leading suppliers of roll-up systems and sectional gates.
ALUTECH GC is expanding its geography, participating in the biggest specialized exhibition in the USA GlassBuildAmerica (Atlanta). Exhibition demonstrating ALUTECH aluminum profile systems was declared the best in Innovation category.
ALUTECH Company is going to the biggest industry international R+T exhibition in Stuttgart (Germany) for the second time. This time the Company has presented two stands with 400 m2 total area, demonstrating automated samples of roll-up and gate systems.
ALUTECH GC participates for the first time in the biggest specialized International exhibition of roll-up and sun-protection systems R+T in Stuttgart (Germany). Back then the area of the Company’s exhibition stand did not exceed 90 m2.
Since 2005 the ALUTECH Group is a constant participant on the biggest construction exhibitions in Belarus, Russia:
- Minsk: “Belarussian House” (2005, 2006, 2007), “Budpragres” (2005, 2006, 2008, 2012, 2013), “STROYEXPO” (2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2010), “Belarussian Construction Week” (2005, 2006).
- Moscow: Mosbuild (2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2013). In 2011 the Company received the award “For the Best Company Presentation”. BUILDEX (2012, 2013), BATIMAT RUSSIA (2015), CeMAT Russia (2015).
- Saint Petersburg: “Baltic Construction Week” (2005, 2008), “Baltic Build” (2007), “Interstroyexpo” (2008, 2009). During exhibition in 2008 the Company was awarded diplomas “For Successful Debut”, “For Original Stand Concept and Efficient Product Promotion Method”.
- Novosibirsk: “StroySib” (2008, 2009, 2010), SibBuild (2012, 2013).
- Krasnodar: “International Southern Architecture-Construction Forum” (2008, 2009, 2010, 2011). For participation in the Forum in 2008 the Company was awarded diplomas “For High Quality of Presented Products”, “For Wide Range of Presented Products” and “For the Best Exhibition”.