Take productivity to greater lengths
Only Alcoa offers the unmatched combination of materials leadership and the industry’s most extensive extrusion facilities, all designed to help you reduce manufacturing costs and boost product performance.
We take pride in offering customized solutions, combining our advanced metallurgical knowledge with leading edge manufacturing processes. The result? Precision-engineered products from based on your requirements and specifications.
Alcoa offers high-performance extruded tubing – drill pipe and exploration and production tubing – in sizes up to 28” OD with seamless lengths to 50? (larger sizes may be available upon request). In addition, we offer a wide array of structural shapes, including rods, bars, and plates, as well as large, monolithic, near-net shape components.
Alcoa’s aluminum alloy technology provides extruded tubulars and structural shapes with critical properties and benefits:
- One-third the weight and as much as two-thirds the strength of steel
- Each is made from a solid aluminum alloy billet, resulting in a seamless and stronger product
- Offers critical non-magnetic properties
- Delivers a high level of corrosion resistance to elements that can cause damage to conventional metals
Our broad, global network of facilities and materials expertise means best-in-class extrusion services. Our range of press sizes and capabilities includes a total of 33 presses and capabilities spanning 675 to 20,000 tons. With facilities located throughout the world, Alcoa can extrude a seamless tube from 3/4” OD to 31” OD, up to 45’ in length. Diameters and lengths vary by location.