Aluminium extrusion from BlueScope Distribution

BlueScope Distribution is a single source product, processing and solutions provider of aluminium extrusion products.

We provide customers with access to a wide suite of aluminium extrusion products through our numerous branches Australia-wide and internationally through our Export team. We offer a comprehensive range of geometric and exclusive aluminium extrusion shapes in a variety of alloy, temper and finish combinations to suit a wide range of end-uses. 

At BlueScope Distribution, we also offer in-house processing capabilities for our aluminium products. With this capability, we can provide aluminium extrusion to the specific dimension, shape, length or fabrication required by our customers. 

BlueScope Distribution is a proudly Australian company that works closely with our customers to deliver quality steel and aluminium products. Our customer service is to the highest standard, and our teams are committed to providing a full suite of product, processing and project management requirements that our customers need. 

DNV certified aluminium products

BlueScope Distribution can supply customers with a range of DNV certified aluminium sheet and aluminium plate and aluminium extrusion products. Our teams have industry expertise and technical knowledge to provide aluminium product and processing solutions to customers seeking DNV certified materials for their ships, marine, transport, defence and specialised government products.

Distribution member of the Australian Aluminium Council

BlueScope Distribution are proud to be a distribution member of the Australian Aluminium Council – the peak association representing the Australian aluminium industry. Our involvement with the Council enables our team to stay informed and provide our customers with the latest updates related to the aluminium products they use.

Product

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Aluminium extrusion products

Our range of aluminium geometric extrusion products are available in a variety of profiles, including:

  • Flat bar
  • Square bar
  • Round bar
  • Tee bar
  • Hexagonal bar
  • Angle
  • Channel
  • Round tube
  • Oval tube
  • Square hollow
  • Rectangular hollow
  • H beam
  • I beams
  • Z sections
  • Custom extrusion (customer designed)

We also supply a range of industry specific extrusions direct to B2B customers including for:

  • Marine
  • Transport & bull bars
  • Fencing, gates & screening
  • Balustrade & stair tread
  • Wardrobes – tracks & handles
  • Louvre, elliptical & ventilation blades
  • Signage
  • Cool room
  • Ladders, seating & scaffolding  
  • Caravan & camping 

Alloys, tempers and finishes

Our aluminium extrusion products are available in a combination of alloys, tempers and finishes:

Alloys available:

We offer the following alloys for our aluminium extrusion products: 

  • 6060
  • 6063
  • 6106
  • 6005A
  • 6061
  • 6082
  • 6351
  • 7005

Tempers available:

The following temper options are available for aluminium extrusion products:
T1 / T4 / T5 / T6 / T591 / T595 / T52

Finish options:

Our team can offer the following finish options for our aluminium extrusion products: 

  • Powder coating
  • Timber look powder coating
  • Anodising
  • Media blasting
  • Sisal or cotton or general polishing
  • Bright dipping

Processing

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In addition to providing aluminium, we also offer customers access to our in-house processing capabilities. We are able to cut aluminium extrusions to the size and shape required by our customers to meet their project requirements. 

The processing capabilities offered by BlueScope Distribution include:

  • CNC precision product fabrication by machining including square or bevel cutting, mill, shape drill, tap, notch, slot & punch, swage, knurl, digital print  
  • Bracket, corner stakes and connector cutting
  • Square & mitre cutting
  • Precision cutting to length
  • Extrusion routing
  • Edge deburring

To learn more about our range of aluminium processing services, please visit our processing page.

Solutions

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We understand that It can be difficult to keep projects running to plan, and as a result, have developed a range of solutions that add value to our customers and their business. Our teams have the knowledge and experience to assist customers with managing their steel and aluminium supply chains. The solutions that we provide our aluminium extrusion customers include: 

  • 3D prototyping
  • Kitting
  • Project management
  • Just in time delivery
  • Stock management strategies 
  • Forecasting support
  • End to end supply chain