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Applications

Stainless steels are a suitable materials for many applications where both the strength of steel and corrosion resistance are required. It is resistant to corrosion, staining and stainless steel can be rolled into sheets, plates, bars, wire, and tubing for a variety of applications. Below you can find news on the application of stainless steels in a broad variety of industries, such as architecture, oil and gas, shipbuilding and heat exchangers. If you wish to include your newsrelease on our website and email newsletter, please feel free to contact Joanne McIntyre.

Capstone secures a follow-on order for C1000 series

Capstone Turbine Corporation announced that it has received a follow-on order from the oil and gas company for a C1000 Signature Series microturbine for a remote oil field in West Texas.

Fronius opens a new prototyping center

Thanks to its new prototyping center, Fronius is the specialist for this and other similar applications. The prototyping center provides sophisticated simulation, welding, and measuring technology.

Raccortubi and CTA form a strategic alliance

Raccortubi, based in Marcallo con Casone (Milan) and Commerciale Tubi Acciaio (CTA), based in Grugliasco (Turin), have seized a new collaboration opportunity following the exit of the private equity fund Synergo Sgr from Raccortubi’s shareholder structure.

New stainless steel high flow capacity volume booster

ControlAir is pleased to introduce a new Stainless Steel High Flow Capacity Volume Booster. The new Type 6200 is an addition to ControlAir’s Type 6100 High Flow Capacity Volume Booster.

Framatome’s 3D elements complete 1st cycle in a reactor

Framatome’s breakthrough 3D-printed nuclear fuel elements successfully completed the first cycle of irradiation in operating conditions.

Mike Prokop joins WSI for New Business Development

Weld Systems Integrators Inc. (WSI), Warrensville Heights, OH announced that Mike Prokop is joining its team for New Business Development.

CRP launched in arc-based additive manufacturing

A new TWI members’ Core Research Project (CRP) has been launched, bringing together expertise from three different technology groups in TWI to investigate various integrated additive manufacturing strategies, from feedstock customization to online monitoring techniques, to ensure build consistency and part quality.

Menzel built a replica of an old DC motor

Menzel Elektromotoren has built a replica of an old DC motor for a large German steel strip manufacturer. The new motor was designed as a reserve for two site applications, a roller motor, and a coiler drive.

5N Plus signs a strategic agreement with Metalpine

5N Plus Inc. (5N Plus) and Graz, Austria-based Metalpine GmbH (Metalpine) announced that the parties have entered into a strategic agreement aimed at jointly serving the growing demand from Additive Manufacturing markets.

AMETEK offers “mission-critical” medical applications

Doctors, surgeons, and their fellow healthcare workers must have access and learn to operate highly tuned, top-performing equipment to provide the highest quality of care.