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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.

UKAEA selects Jacobs to support nuclear fusion research

Jacobs was selected by the United Kingdom Atomic Energy Authority (UKAEA) to support research into nuclear fusion and related technologies.

VDM adopts Henkel’s nitric acid-free pickling process

VDM Metals Group, a German manufacturer of nickel alloys and special stainless steels, has adopted Henkel´s next-generation nitric acid (HNO3) free Bonderite C-CP (Cleanox) pickling process for dedicated wire products.

CONDAT acquires KEMNO

CONDAT SA and KEMNO have reached the closing date of the agreement giving CONDAT possession of the Italian-based company KEMNO.

Grand opening: Stainless steel plate factory in S.Korea

SM Steel (an SM Group subsidiary) recently hosted an opening ceremony for its USD 130 million stainless steel plate factory in the Gunsan Free Trade Zone in South Korea.

Outokumpu duplex popularity grows as it turns 90

Outokumpu is celebrating 90 years since duplex stainless steel made its debut on the world market. The global leader in stainless steel is using the opportunity to highlight the growing role of duplex grades in supporting sustainability.

Tolomatic IMA-S rod-style actuator for F&B applications

A new stainless steel integrated electric actuator has been released for the food and beverage market. The Tolomatic IMA-S rod-style servo actuator, distributed in the UK by INMOCO, has been designed for demanding hygienic requirements in a robust, long-life package.

AMETEK SMP reports high demand for purity nickel strip

Specialty metal strip and wire manufacturer, AMETEK Specialty Metal Products (SMP), is not letting the uncertainty of the COVID-19 pandemic affect its operations.

MEPAX Press: Kennametal unveils FBG for KenTIP FS

MEPAX is an advertising and PR agency specializing in the industrial sector. MEPAX deals with press relations and the purchase of advertising space.

Coil strapping system for Conair ATC Series coilers

A new coil strapping system, introduced by Conair for its ATC Series tube coilers, automatically and securely straps finished coils of small-diameter extruded tubing.

Sandvik launches Sanicro® 35, a super-austenitic grade

Sandvik, a developer and producer of advanced stainless steels, special alloys, titanium and other high-performance materials, has launched Sanicro® 35, a unique grade that bridges the performance gap between stainless steels and higher cost nickel alloys.