Best Aluminium Factories in Sydney

Best Aluminium Factories in Sydney

1.             CAPRAL ALUMINIUM

It commenced operations in Australia in 1936 and is Australia’s largest manufacturer and distributor of aluminium profiles, with net assets of approximately $135 million. Capral has a national footprint of world class aluminium extrusion plants, comprising of eight operating presses with an annual capacity of 70,000TN.

Capral has an extensive distribution network, consisting of major distribution facilities, as well as regional and metropolitan centres with an extensive range of products and logistics capabilities. Capral is a market leader in supply to fabricators and distributors, focusing on the Residential, Commercial and Industrial segments.

Capral has a comprehensive product range, innovative R&D capability, and well positioned to take advantage of changing building regulations in Australia.

2.             ULLRICH ALUMINIUM

From simple geometric shapes to high end structural aluminium sections using high purity Aluminium, Ullrich Aluminium provides access to an extensive range of specialist aluminium extrusion and rolled products and having their own team of experienced design engineers who can help create extrusion for any job.

The best service offered here is customised extrusion suited to any job. They have 5 aluminium manufacturing sites plus an extrusion site all based in AUS and over 25 sales showroom across AUS.

3.             ALMAX ALUMINIUM

Established in 2000, Almax Aluminium Pty Ltd has quickly grown to become the third largest aluminium extruder in Australia. As a 100% Australian owned company, Almax is committed to providing a superior service to the Australian market.

This commitment is demonstrated by the significant investment in the established two modern factories in the suburb of Lytton, Brisbane consisting of two state of the art extrusion presses; 1800 tonne and 2500 tonne and a cutting edge Surface finishing facility.

Almax sources quality raw materials from Australia’s leading aluminium suppliers. They use only virgin metal for the best possible outcome ie surface finish and properties. Almax offers the full range of metal finishes such as Mill finish, anodized and powder coating as well as imported product.

4.             DARLEY ALUMINIUM

Whether its supplying aluminium extrusions for a window & door system or a simple geometric section, Darley Aluminium can provide the complete solution from placing the initial order to delivery and technical support.Darley have been distributing aluminium extrusion products for more than 22 years.

An Australian, family-owned and operated business – Darley has 4 locations across Australian in Erskine Park – NSW, Yatala – QLD, Keysborough – VIC and Hope Valley – WA.

With over 24 years of experience, Darley has developed into a highly respected business in the aluminium industry.

Darley has an extensive product range, with over 1,000 aluminium extrusions available. Their window and door systems have been designed & engineered in Australia and meet and exceed current Australian Standards.


Press Metal Aluminium is an aluminium company that strives to deliver exceptional customer service and quality products at competitive prices. Press Metal has a 100,000 metric tonne smelting capacity and 170,000 metric tonne extrusion capacity.

Their products are used in various engineering and industrial applications in the building, construction, transportation, furniture, electrical, and electronic industries

Additionally, through its subsidiaries, PMAA engages in a variety of other activities including the contracting and fabrication of aluminium and stainless steel products; property development; development of industrial parks with common waste water treatment plant facilities and other development projects.

Press Metal operates across four business segments:

·        Manufacturing & Trading

·        Contracting & Fabrication

·        Property Development

·        Recycling & Waste Treatment.

Operating across a worldwide platform, PMA is a company with a well-established network of suppliers and distributors.

Their Primary Areas of operations are

·        Asia: Singapore, Hong Kong, and China

·        Oceania: Australia

·        Europe: UK

6.             ALUSHAPES

AluShapes started in 1998 with a 1,000mt indirect extrusion press (Press 1) at Somersby on the Central Coast to satisfy a niche in the Australian extrusion market which looked for tighter tolerance extrusions. This approach enabled them to expand activities across a wide range of extrusion profiles, fabrication and surface finishing and direct retail from Somersby factory outlet.

In 2012, after investing $6m in new plant and buildings their 1880 ust short stroke direct press (Press 2) commenced production. This press is a major new force on the Sydney extrusion scene, offering rapid order turnaround for high quality extrusions up to 230mm cc.