Article - 14 May 2018
Plastic or metal tubes, inserted into the lumen of anatomic ducts or vessels to keep the passageway open, are called stents. Stents have a characteristic mesh design composed of biocompatible metal or...
Article - 26 Aug 2017
Duplex 2205 is a two-phase, austenitic (γ) and ferritic (α) stainless steel alloyed with 5 to 6% Ni, 3% Mo and 22% Cr. It is characterized by general corrosion in harsh environments,...
Article - 16 Jun 2014
AS1528 was revised in 2001 by key stakeholders in the Australian food manufacturing and tube industries. AS 1528 is unique, in that it covers all the associated fittings in addition to the tube.
News - 31 Oct 2013
Outokumpu continues to bring new innovations to market and is now expanding its product range with two new high-chromium stainless steel grades, ferritic grade EN 1.4622 and austenitic grade EN...
News - 2 Feb 2010
Our Asian stainless steel forecasts are little changed from December 2009. An anticipated hike in alloy surcharges for February 2010 will, almost certainly, result in a significant hike in selling...
News - 2 Sep 2009
Alloy surcharges for austenitic grades are set to move up significantly in September. This could restrict the ability for local mills to push through further basis price rises. Indeed, basis numbers...
News - 14 Nov 2006
A novel nanocrystallization technique of surface mechanical attrition treatment (SMAT) has been introduced for low temperature plasma nitriding of stainless steel. This research work was performed by...
Article - 12 Apr 2001
This article outlines the effects on steel of the addition of elements including chromium, nickel, vanadium, molybdenum, tungsten, boron, cobalt, titanium, aluminium, manganese, and silicon.
News - 8 May 2013
Outokumpu delivers 150 tons of stainless steel sheet to construction of storage tanks by Japrotek. Japrotek is a Finnish-based company that produces agitators, pressure vessels and large tanks, built...
News - 1 Mar 2013
Outokumpu supplies cable management specialist Vantrunk stainless steel for cable ladders and cable trays that support cable in the Gorgon LNG project, the largest construction project ever undertaken...