Crompion International - Supplier of Specialty Stainless Steels

Crompion International is the premier distributor of Cromgard, the Specialty grade Stainless Steel in the Americas. Providing our customers with the product they need, at the lowest possible cost to the satisfaction of our customers.

Crompion International is built upon a solid foundation of its people. The management of company is dedicated, knowledgeable and enthusiastic towards providing our customers with a high quality product that improves efficiencies and lowering costs.

The company is certified to ISO 9001:2000 standards, an international quality certification. With this certification in 2004, Crompion International is among 1% of metal centers in the United States that is ISO 9001:2000 certified.

Our headquarters are located next to the Mississippi River in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Also with a sales office in Colorado Springs, and stock locations and facilities in Akron, Baltimore, Atlanta, Miami, and the San Francisco Bay Area, we can respond to our customer's demands with speed and efficiency.

Technical and multilingual commercial support is available to customers and potential users of Specialty Stainless Steel across the continent.

At Crompion International we are focused on a single product - Specialty Stainless Steel - offering many advantages to a wide range of industries. Our application expertise is extensive and we can provide technical assistance to help you make the most of Specialty Stainless Steel's benefits whether this means design, welding and fabrication, materials handling, training or post production support.

Specialty Stainless Steel is a 12% Chromium ferritic stainless steel. It is a low cost Specialty Stainless Steel, which meets ASTM A240-UNS-S41003. It also conforms to the European grade 1.4003, included in European specification EN 10088.

Facts About Specialty Stainless Steels

  • Cromgard is 30% stronger than stainless steel
  • Up to 250x more corrosion resistant than mild steel
  • 3x times more wet abrasion resistant than mild steel
  • It’s competitively priced in between stainless and mild
  • If you’re looking for an alternative to stainless or to replace carbon steel, Cromgard is your material of choice.

About Crompion International

Crompion International are a Louisiana-based, globally operational world leader in providing specialty, low nickel steels and consulting services to a broad range of industries. As the world's leading manufacturer and distributor of Cromgard, high-performance stainless steel products, Crompion International pride their services not only on selling this specialty product, but on understanding how their customers use their products.

In addition, through patented technologies developed with strategic partners, Crompion International have established the company as an innovative force that is helping to dramatically evolve the industries that it serves.

Crompion International offers a range of specialized stainless steel solutions that can help you lower costs, extend the life of your equipment, reduce maintenance and decrease the weight of your end product. Cromgard, Crompion International's signature stainless steel, offers strength and durability along with amazing corrosion and abrasion resistance.

This company now offer a range of new grades of Cromgard, providing two primary solutions: to improve performance over early grade 400-series where higher temperatures and corrosion are common, and to provide an alternative to price-volatile, high-nickel stainless like 300-series.

This information has been sourced, reviewed and adapted from materials provided by Crompion International.

For more information on this source, please visit Crompion International.

Date Added: Jul 8, 2005 | Updated: Aug 2, 2013
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