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.

Shanghai nickel prices hit record high on strong demand

Prices of nickel on the Shanghai Futures Exchange leaped to their highest on record recently, supported by solid demand and low inventories across the world.

Ryerson acquires Specialty Metals Processing

Ryerson Holding Corporation announced that it has acquired Specialty Metals Processing (SMP), a toll processor located in Stow, Ohio.

GPF issues carbon-neutral nickel ETC

The Global Palladium Fund (GPF) has issued the world's only physically-backed carbon-neutral nickel Exchange Traded Commodity (ETC). Targeting institutional investors, it has a Total Expense Ratio of 0.75%. The minimum investment is USD 100,000 and daily valuations are available on the Vienna Stock Exchange.

Sacha Meaux, HandyTube’s Director of Strategic Sourcing

HandyTube Corp, a leading manufacturer of seamless, stainless steel and nickel alloy tubing for a wide range of applications and markets, has appointed Sacha Meaux as Director of Strategic Sourcing.

Blackstone Board approves pilot & DFS at Ta Khoa refinery

Following compelling outcomes from the Ta Khoa Refinery (TKR) Pre-Feasibility Study, Blackstone Minerals Board of Directors has approved the first phase of pilot plant work and the Definitive Feasibility Study (DFS) for the TKR.

Metso Outotec flotation technology for Ni concentrator

Metso Outotec will supply cutting-edge flotation technology for a major nickel producer in Western Australia as part of their concentrator modernization.

Successful production of ultrawide Ni-alloy plate

Nippon Yakin has successfully produced NAS 625 (UNS N06625) nickel alloy in an ultrawide plate measuring 3510 mm in width and 50 mm in thickness.  The alloy, which has high corrosion and heat resistance, is now available in one of the world's widest and thickest sizes among the high nickel alloy products.

Nornickel signs an agreement with Krasnoyarsk Govt

MMC Norilsk Nickel and the Government of the Krasnoyarsk Territory signed an agreement on cooperation in the implementation of investment projects in the Krasnoyarsk Territory.

VALE to spend USD 121M to extend life of Thompson Mine

VALE recently announced a CAD 150M (USD 121M) investment that will help extend its mining activities in Thompson, Manitoba by a decade.

Group Ten announces the first drill at Stillwater West

Group Ten Metals Inc. (Group Ten) announced that the first drill of a planned three rig drill program has arrived at the site...