Tag: austenitic

Nickel price rise

A rapid rise in the price of nickel since the turn of the year will force up alloy surcharges on all austenitic grades in the European Union and USA.

Kitz to include wider range of alloys

Kitz Corporation has announced that its integrated production system will include a host of additional stainless steel and high-alloy steel valve castings.

Duplex valves for flue gas applications

The Stainless Valve Company has fabricated two 48" valves for flue gas application, made in duplex stainless steel 2205.

Finned tubes from Sandvik

Sandvik Steel has developed a production method for internally, longitudinally finned, cold-finished tubes for use as pyrolysis tubing in the demanding environment of ethylene furnaces.

High temperature grade stainless tube

Sterling Tubes (Halesowen, UK), part of the Sandvik Group, has set up a stock of T310 stainless steel, high temperature grade seamless pipe and tube in order to supply and support independent distributor customers who specialise in and stock high-temperature alloys.

Bright future for stainless in architecture

Fabricators of stainless steel can expect future high demand for their products in architectural applications, according to a recent report by Paul Snelgrove written for the British Stainless Stainless Steel Association.

Olarra starts stainless wire rod line

A new special steel wire rod line started hot operation at Aceros Inoxidables Olarra SA (Rodacciai Group), Spain.

DMS to supply equpiment to China

Taiyuan Iron & Steel, Taiyuan (Shanxi), China, has contracted DMS to design, supply and commission two complete annealing and pickling lines for stainless steel.