CCW 2023

News

Our dedicated news department gathers news and press releases from around the world to bring our community the latest developments in the stainless steel industry. Here you can find news involving the people and companies involved in the manufacturer, supply and use of corrosion resistant alloys (CRAs).
Topics such as tubes & pipes, cladding, offshore, chemical process industry, welding & fabrication, 13Cr stainless steels, titanium, nickel alloys, pulp & paper and duplex stainless steels are covered as well as interviews with materials specialists, manufacturer and end users alike.
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CuNiFe for maritime applications

CuNiFe products are used in many applications of the maritime area as these copper-nickel-iron alloys are highly resistant to sea water.

Rolls-Royce signs Azerbaijan deal

Rolls-Royce plc has gained an order worth over USD 50 million for Azerbaijan's oil and gas sector.

Posco to expand Shunde Pohang facilities

Posco is beginning construction on a facility in the Guangdong area of China with annual capacity to produce 100,000 tonnes of electrical steel sheets and 50,000 tonnes of colour-coated steel sheets.

Jacobs receives contract from Syncrude

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. has announced that a subsidiary company received a construction contract from Syncrude Canada Ltd for a USD 250 million expansion of Syncrude's oil sands facility at Fort McMurray, Alberta, Canada.

Special Metals: correction

The following press release is a correction of an earlier release.Dr Jesse Chen, General Manager of Special Metals Welding Products Company, formerly Inco Alloys International, Inc.’s Welding Products Company, has announced some organisational changes.

Smarter corrosion detector

InterCorr has recently added field/plant corrosion monitoring capabilities with the acquisition of the SmartCETTM line of online, real-time technology (www.buySmartCET.com) based on electrochemical noise for assessment of both general and localised corrosion.

Spectrometer companies to co-operate

Philips Analytical BV, headquartered in Almelo, The Netherlands, and OBLF GmbH, headquartered in Witten, Germany, have announced a formal co-operation agreement between the two companies.

Irish Sea gas contract

US-based Burlington Resources has awarded a GBP 55 million pound engineering contract in its Rivers Fields natural gas venture in the Irish Sea.

New hydrogen unit

Total Raffinaderij Nederland BV (Vlissingen, The Netherlands), has awarded Technip-Coflexip an engineering services contract for modifications of the hydrogen plant to increase availability and capacity to meet hydrocracker requirements.

Sandvik extends tubing stock

Sandvik Steel has extended its range of tubing with the addition of new sizes and a new highly corrosion-resistant steel grade.
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