18 September, 2010
On Saturday, September 18th the 12th edition of the Rotterdam Archicup will take place. The 'loser' of last year Zandbelt & vandenberg Architecture and Urban Design is responsible for the organization. In total, 24 architectural firms from Rotterdam and surroundings compete in four pools for the honor. Alcoa Architectuursystemen is main sponsor of this sporting event.
15 September, 2010 - 16 September, 2010
On September 15 and 16, 2010 Architect@Work will be held for the third time in the Netherlands. The fair organization focuses on an exclusive group of visitors, but also on an exclusive group of exhibitors who can show genuine novelties.
Alcoa Architectuursystemen is again present to show you our latest developments in the field of aluminum windows, doors and facades. This year we will focus on the NEXT Active Facades.
We welcome you to our booth, number 104. Register for free access to Architect @ Work 2010 by Alcoa Architectural Architectuursystemen, by clicking on the link below with indicating of our personal access code 29001. Register
For more information about the exhibition please visit the website
23 June, 2010 - 25 June, 2010
Alcoa Architectuursystemen is event partner and sponsor of the International Aluminium Congres 'New frontiers in Light Metals' which will be held form June 23rd - 25th in the TU Eindhoven.
The theme of Thursday June 24th will be 'Architecture' and an interesting excursion to the Aluminium Center in Houten is included.
You can find the complete programm overview on the website http://www.inalco2010.com/. You can also subscribe online for a 'sponsor invated' rate.
7 May, 2009 - 8 May, 2009
After a succesful third edition in 2007 the unique bi-yearly event Architect@Work will be organized for the fourth time from May 7th – May 8th 2009 in Kortijk Expo in Kortrijk (BE). In this exhibition only exhibitors are permitted who can show novelties. Also this year Alcoa Architectuursystemen will be present with several novelties. You are invited to visit our stand (stand number 188).
Register for a free entry to Architect@Work 2009 through Alcoa Architectuursystemen by clicking this link and mention our pesronal access code 21301
For more information about this exhibition, visit
9 February, 2009 - 14 February, 2009
Alcoa Architectural systems will be present at the International Building Fair organized in the Jaarbeurs in Utrecht from February 9-14 2009. You can find us at the same location as last time: Hall 1, stand A142. We will present our aluminium window-, door- and facades systems. Special attention will be given to +/- 40 project which have been realized with our systems.
This year we will present several novelties:
- Remote controlled windows and doors
- Bloomframe®, the window that transforms into a balcony
- Fire resistant tilt and turn window RT 62
- 3-rail slider AA 3110
Our team will be present to welcome you in person and provide more information about our products. Of course you may contact us for more information by email or by phone +31-341-464611.
Register for a free entry to BouwBeurs 2009 through Alcoa Architectuursystemen by clicking this link.
29 November, 2008
Architect of the Year 2008
After the success of the first edition in 2007, with UNStudio from Amsterdam as winner, ArchitectenWerk and sponsor Alcoa Architectuursystemen have decided also this year to find the ‘Architect of the year’. This time all Dutch architects – if they have existed for more then 5 years – can compete for this special and honorable prize. The following 8 bureaus have been nominated:
- Category Large: Cepezed, Faro and Rudy Uytenhaak
- Category Medium: Onix, Marlies Rohmer and Paul de Ruiter
- Category Small: JagerJanssen and Geusebroek Stefanova
The presentation of the prize is planned for Saturday November 29th. The Public Prize, sponsored by Architectenweb, will also be presented. Per category the Jury decides the winner (Small, Medium and Large) and from those three the eventual winner will be selected, who may name themselves for one year ‘Architect of the Year 2008'. For the winner an amount of € 5.000,- is available, sponsored by Alcoa Architectuursystemen from Harderwijk. For more information, see www.architectvanhetjaar.nl .
22 October, 2008 - 24 October, 2008
WORLD ARCHITECTURE FESTIVAL 2008
In an effort to help bring the world of architecture closer together Kawneer an Alcoa Company, recently signed on to be a Partner Sponsor of the inaugural World Architecture Festival ( WAF). The festival, which is being held October 22-24, 2008 in Barcelona, Spain focuses on the work, trends and issues of importance to the international architectural community, and culminates with an architectural competition. At the center of the festival is an architectural competition for the final prize, the first architectural Prix de Barcelona. For more information on the World Architecture Festival and competition, visit
10 September, 2008 - 11 September, 2008
Ahoy Rotterdam, The Netherlands
After a successful first edition of the Architect@Work The Netherlands, this success formula will be organized again on September 10-11, 2008 in Ahoy Rotterdam (NL). In this exhibition only exhibitors are permitted who can show novelties. Also this year Alcoa Architectuursystemen will be present with several novelties. You are invited to visit our stand (stand number 97). For more information about this exhibition, visit
Register for a free entry to Architect@Work through Alcoa Architectuursystemen by clicking this link and mention our personal access code 20101.
5 February, 2007 - 10 February, 2007
From February 5th until February 10th the biennial Exhibition for builders, architects and investors, the Bouwbeurs 2007, will be held in Jaarbeurs, Utrecht.
We will present an exciting stand which provides an overview of our systems for windows, doors and curtain walls. We will be launching our new doors and windows with invisible hinges, that can be operated by an infrared remote control. And, we would like to invite you to come and see how we convert a vertical window to a horizontal balcony!
Come and visit us in Hall 1, Stand 1.A.142.