Building with Aluminum with Chuck Johnson and Ryan Roush

Construction Disruption

Aug 10 2022 • 38 mins


As the world moves toward being energy-efficiency, consumers are changing their perspective on the materials they prefer in building and construction. Aluminum’s low weight, high strength, and green attributes position it perfectly as a disruptor. Studies have shown increasing demand in the major aluminum markets and corresponding investment.   Most of the aluminum used in 2021 was recycled, over three-quarters of it! This fundamental integration with recycling makes aluminum an excellent eco-friendly option that continues to serve major markets well.   Joining us today are Chuck Johnson, CEO and president of The Aluminum Association, and Ryan Roush, COO of JW Aluminum, a leading producer of flat-rolled aluminum products. Both bring a different perspective on the aluminum market and have a wealth of information to share.   Tune in to learn about aluminum leading the way!   Topics discussed in this episode: Chuck’s mission with aluminum What sets The Aluminum Association apart Discussion of a study done on the growth of the aluminum market The sustainability of aluminum in construction Four major trends contributing to the growth of aluminum The energy efficiency of aluminum Future job opportunities in the aluminum industry   Connect with Ryan: Email, and with Chuck: Email   To learn more about aluminum, go to http://www.aluminum.org (www.aluminum.org).   To hear more Construction Disruption episodes, visit us on https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/construction-disruption/id1585213239 (Apple Podcasts) or https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLMw9xVe_yEaU927JaM-q8-iwdPl4wsZzf (YouTube).    Connect with us on https://www.facebook.com/isaiahindustries (Facebook), https://www.instagram.com/isaiahindustries/ (Instagram), or https://www.linkedin.com/company/isaiah-industries-inc./ (LinkedIn). This podcast uses the following third-party services for analysis: Podtrac - https://analytics.podtrac.com/privacy-policy-gdrp Chartable - https://chartable.com/privacy