Electrical Industry


Alcoa products have various applications in the electrical industry. They are found in the plates and sheets used in transformers, and in aerials, cables and busbars, for example.


Commercially pure aluminum is excellent material for this industry, because it is great value for money when compared with other metals. Alcoa products are of excellent quality and its alloys are ideal for satisfying the demands of the applications in which they are used.


The main benefits of aluminum for the electrical industry are its:

 

  • Weight/performance ratio;
  • Low cost;
  • Innovative and pleasant design;
  • Anodized and paint finishes;
  • Good electrical and thermal conductivity.

 

Alcoa’s constant product development means that its alloys have exclusive technical characteristics, the best cost-benefit ratio, excellent quality and a superior finish.