Tag: AISI 304

Taking the sting out of honey processing

Amidst the crowds of visitors to the Stainless Steel World exhibition last November I spotted a gentleman methodically working through a list of materials suppliers he wanted to visit. It emerged that Mr. Milosevic had travelled from his Serbian fabricating facility to find suppliers of AISI 304 stainless to be made into honey processing equipment. I was intrigued to learn about this unexpected destination for stainless steels…

Stainless steel "nest"

Centro Inox, the Italian stainless-steel society, has been working on the Nido ("nest") project, the purpose of which is to design a safer two-seater car.

Italian water projects

Stainless steel is playing a crucial role in some recent water-related projects in northern Italy.

Lake Como cave purification system

In Italy a World War II air-raid shelter has been expanded in order to hold a gigantic purification system capable of doubling previous capacity.

Chilled tanks for wine

In the 1960s and early 1970s most wine produced in Italy was placed in concrete and fibre-glass-reinforced plastic tanks, and only 8.5 million hectolitres were contained in stainless steel tanks, for a total of 17,000 tonnes of flat product.