wood and aluminium furnitures range, Aluminium for Ecodesign 2013 contest, laureate in industry category, Paris, France, 2013
Extrusion Furnitures is a range of furniture that use the maximum capabilities of aluminum. It is only made from wood and aluminum. The latter is used as a connecting element, thanks to its robustness and its simple manufacturing process : the extrusion. In order to design furniture that meets the concern of ecodesign, the product lifecycle has been fully integrated into the design process. Therefore the different parts are assembled using only fitting, allowing installation without any screws. Easy to design they are also easy to assemble and easy to recycle thanks to the use of only two materials.
Featured in the book Aluminium & Ecodesign, by Sophie Pehlivanian