Working together with global Stainless Steel Materials’ experts, engineers and companies involved in the manufacture or use of stainless steels/CRAs, we provide here a selection of original, non-commercial articles. These in-depth technical papers are written or co-written by operating companies, describing commercially viable new technologies and case histories of successful applications, backed by data. Topics include tubes & pipes, cladding, offshore, chemical process industry, welding & fabrication, 13Cr stainless steels, titanium, nickel alloys, pulp & paper and duplex stainless steels.
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Positive material identification proves its value

How can you tell a Super-Duplex Stainless Steel from an Austenitic Stainless Steel, or a Nickel Alloy from a Copper Alloy when they all largely look the same? That’s the problem experienced by many of the organisations in the supply chain.

Xodus appoints new advanced engineering lead

Xodus Group has appointed Dr Tao Zhao as its new advanced engineering lead. With over 15 years’ experience in subsea pipeline and riser design and analysis, Dr Zhao joins Xodus from Heerema Marine Contractors.

Decom North Sea appoints Chief Executive

Decom North Sea, the membership organisation for the oil and gas decommissioning sector, has appointed John Warrender as Chief Executive.

Technical progress in materials used in pressure vessel

Sinosteel Stainless Steel Pipe Technology Co. Ltd. can provide stainless steel welded pipe with annealed condition, stainless steel welded pipes for fluid transport, oil gas large diameter pipe and stainless steel pipe used for shipping.

Wood secures technical assistance contract

Wood has secured a framework agreement to provide technical assistance for a project to build a new nuclear power station in the UK.

Oceanworks has new technical director

OceanWorks International has welcomed back Harald Grob as Technical Director. Having spent almost half of his 30+ years of experience with OceanWorks, it’s a befitting role that Mr.

Panasonic opens welding technical centers

Panasonic has opened Technical Centers for Arc and Laser Welding Technologies in Farmington Hills, Michigan and Hilliard (near Columbus), Ohio.

Geotechnical applications for stainless steel

In marine environments stainless steels provide an economical and long term solution to challenging geotechnical problems. A recently refurbished lifeboat station is a good example.

New Technical Director for LPW Technology

LPW Technology, a specialist in the development, manufacture and supply of cutting edge metal powder solutions for Additive Manufacturing (AM), has recently added to its senior team with the appointment of Andrew Florentine BTech(Hons), MIET as Technical Director.

Outokumpu holds technical symposium in Mexico

Outokumpu hosted a stainless steel technical symposium for white goods industry professionals and customers from United States and Mexico at its cold rolling plant in San Luis Potosí, Mexico in January.