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ALPOLICĀ® / Mitsubishi Chemical Composites America Inc.

In its design of Terminal A at Boston’s Logan International Airport, The New York office of HOK Architects specified 250,000 sq. ft. of 4mm-thick ALPOLIC® ACM (aluminum composite material).

Manufactured by Mitsubishi Chemical FP America Inc. of Chesapeake, VA, ALPOLIC® material features face and liner sheets of .020”-thick aluminum bonded to a polyethylene core. For the Boston project, the material was provided with both Champaign Metallic Coraflon and Custom Mica, Silver Smith Metallic Lumiflon paint finishes, both by PPG Industries. The panels were fabricated for installation using a Rout & Return Dry Joint attachment system.

About ALPOLIC® / Mitsubishi Chemical Composites America Inc.

ALPOLIC Meet the SupplierALPOLIC® Metal Composite Materials are high-quality aluminum and metal composite panels manufactured in Japan, Germany and the United States. The company's Chesapeake, Virginia facility began production in 1991 and is home to Mitsubishi Chemical Composites America. The company is a North American standard-setter for innovation and quality, with an unsurpassed selection of colors and finishes. Manufacturing, distribution and support capabilities extend worldwide. ALPOLIC® Metal Composite Materials are among the most versatile and useful architectural materials available. They offer the rigidity of heavy-gauge architectural metals in a lightweight composite material, with a standard polyethylene or fire-resistant core. For more information about ALPOLIC® call 800-422-7270 visit

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