Council for Aluminium in Building

Archives du Marnes

Project Archives du Marne
Location Reims, France
Sector Public
Project value 900,000 Euro
Main contractor Le Bois Freres
CAB member Powdertech (Corby)
Powder Coating Akzo Nobel RAL 1036 gloss
Aluminium System 3000 square metres of raised profile cladding

Powdertech (Corby) Ltd coated over 3000 square metres of raised profiled sheets for a new building for the Archives of Marne, a collection of historical and contemporary records of the City of Reims in France. The panels ranged in size, the largest being 2.75m by 1.5m which were easily accommodated at the company’s plant in Northamptonshire. The build schedule included internal and external profiled cladding and flat soffit panels. The project was coated and delivered in three batches over a 3-month period. Powdertech specialise in high quality architectural projects using Qualicoat approved product and ISO12206 / BS6496 compliant pre-treatment systems.