Article - 8 Mar 2004
A consortium of steel producers have re-designed offroad wheels using high strength steels, producing a stronger, lighter wheel. Posted December 2003
Article - 13 Sep 2012
Stainless steels are called as high-alloy steels. Due to the presence of large amounts of chromium in the range of 4 to 30%, they have high corrosion resistance than other steels.
Article - 28 Jun 2016
Weathering steel (WS), also known as low‐alloy steel, are steels with a carbon content of less than 0.2 wt. % to which mainly Cu, Cr, Ni, P, Si and Mn are added as alloying elements to a total...
Article - 18 Sep 2018
Carbon steel, an iron-carbon alloy with a carbon content of up to 2.1% of the steel’s total weight, is one of the primary categories of steel. It makes up as much as 90% of steel manufactured...
Article - 13 Feb 2018
Structural steel is a basic construction material, made from specific grades of steel and manufactured in a variety of industry standard cross-sectional shapes (or ‘sections’).
Article - 11 May 2012
This article focuses on EU Grades S235, S275 and S355.
Article - 21 Nov 2009
Like S355 J0WP, S355 J0W is a weathering steel and is an equivalent to Corten B. As the material rusts when exposed to atmospheric elements, the material builds its own protective layer which prevents...
Article - 31 May 2010
Predominantly, offshore structures are built specifically for drilling oil and gas deposits deep under the sea bed. Whilst applications will vary, all will have exposure to the effects of salt water...
Article - 17 Apr 2001
Work hardening is the resistance to of a material to plastic flow. Within certain limits, it can improve the mechanical properties of carbon steels.
Article - 29 May 2010
P355NH is a pressure vessel steel grade with good weldability and high resistance to brittle cracking. It is used by the world's fabricators for the manufacture of pressure vessel tanks for the...