Closures

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Closures

Aludium is manufacturing alloys perfect for extreme deep drawing and highly decorated closures for liquor, wine, water, oil & vinegar.

Aludium is a leading provider of aluminium alloys used to manufacture closures and bottle caps. These products protect and preserve:

  • Alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages
  • Food-grade oils
  • Other food grade and non-food liquids.

Aludium’s products and processes comply with US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and European directives regarding the use of aluminium which comes into contact with food, cosmetics, and pharmaceuticals.

Aludium Alicante has an excellent reputation as a reliable, flexible and innovative partner for closure makers. The mill is one of the world’s leading providers of aluminium sheets for closure applications, and the preferred aluminium supplier for complex aluminium screw caps.

Our rolling technology produces aluminium sheets which are appropriate for extremely deep drawn and highly decorated closures. By using these products, closure makers can achieve a wide variety of mill or painted finishes which will differentiate their products in the market. Aludium’s Cindal R&D facility also has a full range of prototyping equipment which can be used to optimise and test new types of closures.

See below to find out more about Aludium’s closures portfolio.

Closures
Long Aluminium Closures
ROPP (Roll-On Pilfer- Proof) and Screw-on for liquor, wine, water and oil&vinegar. Non carbonated and soft carbonated drinks
Alloy Condition Temper
8011, 8011A Degreased, conversion coated and oiled (DOS), Mill Finish According to EN-541
Format Finishing Thickness (in mm) Width (in mm)
Coil Leveled 0.18-0.35 mm 800 – 1520 mm in coil
Non leveled Width range: 500 – 1250 mm in sheet
Sheet Leveled Length range: 600 – 1100 mm in sheet
Short Aluminium Closures
ROPP and Screw-on for beverages like sparkly wine and water, soft drinks and beer. Non carbonated and carbonated drinks
Alloy Condition Temper
3105, 8011, 8011A Degreased, conversion coated and oiled (DOS), Mill Finish According to EN-541
Format Finishing Thickness (in mm) Width (in mm)
Coil Leveled 0.18-0.35 mm 800 – 1520 mm in coil
Non leveled Width range: 500 – 1250 mm in sheet
Sheet Leveled Length range: 600 – 1100 mm in sheet
Easy Open
Higher strength alloys able to substitute steel crown when high mechanical properties are required (5XXX), and 8011 for other applications. Non carbonated and carbonated drinks
Alloy Condition Temper
5052, 8011, 8011A Degreased, conversion coated and oiled (DOS), Mill Finish According to EN-541
Format Finishing Thickness (in mm) Width (in mm)
Coil Leveled 0.18-0.35 mm 800 – 1520 mm in coil
Non leveled Width range: 500 – 1250 mm in sheet
Sheet Leveled Length range: 600 – 1100 mm in sheet
COLD ROLLED COILS AND STRIPS for PACKAGING – DRINKS
Aluminium used to protect cork seals in alcoholic drinks bottles such as champagne, wine, and beer. An infinite range of painted finish possibilities allows product differentiation and a high level of aesthetics.
Thin Closures
Ready-to-paint aluminium foil to protect wine and champagne closures. It can also be used to form a complex closure with plastic.
Alloy Condition Temper
1050, 1200 Degreased and converted, ready for painting O
Format Finishing Thickness (in mm) Width (in mm)
Coil 0.041 – 0.200 mm Maximum 1250 mm (if converted)