A national reference in the manufacture of mobile units for various areas, Truckvan has been increasingly specialized in container customization and presented a great novelty at ExpoAlumínio 2018 – International Aluminum Exhibition, the main event of the sector in Latin America, which took place between the days September 3 and 5 at the São Paulo Expo, in the city of São Paulo. This is the Casa do Alumínio, made in 2 40-foot containers, each one with 12 meters long by approximately 2.50 wide and 2.90 high, totaling 60 m² of floor space, structured with a room , pantry, living room, bathroom, balcony and garage.
“This project perfectly symbolizes the importance of aluminum and the versatility of its application and reinforces how much this metal is ideal for outdoor environments, because it has greater durability and does not suffer from bad weather,” says Alcides Braga, Managing Partner of Truckvan .
“The Aluminum House offers a fun and interactive way of bringing to the public the many applications of this versatile material. Thus, ABAL fulfills its function of spreading knowledge about aluminum and showing how it is present in our daily life, in the most varied forms, “says Milton Rego, chief executive of the Brazilian Aluminum Association.
The project has programming to be carried out in five other cities: Alumínio and Pindamonhangaba, in São Paulo; Brasília in the Federal District; Belém do Pará and São Luís do Maranhão, between the months of October 2018 and April 2019.
The Aluminum House is organized by Ministry of Culture Rouanet Law and Projects Quattro, with seal of the Brazilian Aluminum Association (Abal) and sponsorship of associated companies: Alcoa, Companhia Brasileira Aluminum (CBA), Hydro and Novelis. Support from the following companies that provided services and materials for the execution and assembly of scenography: Cebrace, Nespresso, Maxion Wheels, Renault, Screenline and Truckvan.