Nickel based alloys are chosen because of the corrosion resistance, heat resistance/high and low temperature properties. Nickel alloys are used in a variety of industries, such as: aircraft gas turbines, steam turbine power plants, nuclear power systems and the chemical- and petrochemical industries.

Tartisan commences drill program at Kenbridge Nickel

Tartisan Nickel Corp. (Tartisan) announced that the Company has mobilized two diamond drill rigs to the Company’s flagship Kenbridge Nickel Property to undertake a 10,000-meter diamond drilling program.

Ardea to accelerate KNP feasibility work streams

Ardea Resources Limited (Ardea) announced that it has received binding commitments for a share placement to the sophisticated investor and professional clients of Petra Capital.

Discovery and volatility: Nickel’s ongoing impact on the stainless steel industry

Nickel prices are volatile – they always have been. But recent fluctuations have led the steel industry on a rollercoaster ride of peaks and troughs.

Skills Training Program for women launched in India

Sandvik Materials Technology in India has initiated a new Skills Training Program for women in underserved urban communities. The program was officially launched on International Women’s Day, March 8th, 2021.

TiTech PRO™ with SINTEF launch Trailing Shield® 2.0™

Leaders in auxiliary gas shield technology, TiTech PRO™ from Norway has after collaboration with the independent research center, SINTEF, launched the second generation Trailing Shield® called 2.0™ (Trailing Shield® 2.0™). 

AMETEK SMP delivers corrosion resistant alloys

AMETEK Specialty Metal Products (SMP) has worked in the global oil and gas arena for over 50 years. The high-performance metal solutions are engineered for optimum toughness, hardness, and strength – delivering exceptional pressure, corrosion, and wear resistance in extreme working conditions.

Tenova secures a contract from Valbruna ASW Inc.

Tenova was awarded a contract by Valbruna ASW Inc. for the supply of a new EAF (Electric Arc Furnace). Valbruna ASW Inc. is a premier specialty steel-maker and the EAF will be installed at its facility located in Welland, Ontario (Canada).

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.

NASA’s perseverance rover brings 3D metal parts to Mars

Of the 11 printed parts going to Mars, five are in Perseverance's PIXL instrument. Short for the Planetary Instrument for X-ray Lithochemistry, the lunchbox-size device will help the rover seek out signs of fossilized microbial life by shooting X-ray beams at rock surfaces to analyze them.To make the instrument as light as possible, the JPL team designed PIXL's two-piece titanium shell, a mounting frame, and two support struts that secure the shell to the end of the arm to be hollow and extremely thin.

Evolving battery designs place a significance on Nickel

According to a report by IDTechEx, Nickel is an essential part of the cathode in the Li-ion batteries enabling electrification.