Zinc is incredibly resistant to various weather conditions, because it is non-sensitive to rust and corrosion. A zinc cladding system is likely to last for several decades. The metal is very ‘soft’, easy to form and to be fitted into the desired shape.
VMZINC is named after the Vieille Montagne mine in the eponymous zinc-rich region near the city of Liege in Belgium. Among its most famous uses are the roofs of Haussman's Paris. ANTHRA-ZINC, a VMZINC product is rolled, alloyed with copper and titanium and surface-treated to give an immediate dark grey appearance on both sides.
Because of its mechanical and aesthetic flexibility, zinc lends itself to the creation of a beautiful combination with other materials: wood, brick, cement, glass, etc ...