News - 2 Jul 2006
ThyssenKrupp Steel, Duisburg, and ANSC Angang New Steel Co, Anshan, are to build a second hot-dip coating line on the site of their joint venture TAGAL in Dalian in the north of China. The decision...
Article - 23 Oct 2001
420 is a higher carbon version of grade 410. When fully hardened it is the hardest of this family of stainless steels. Hardness is optimised at the expense of other properties. Typical applications...
News - 30 Apr 2012
Siemens VAI Metals Technologies has received an order from the Italian steel producer Acciaierie Venete S.p.A. to extensively modernize the company's blooming mill in Camin. To this end, a new...
Article - 7 Nov 2001
Suitable heat treatment can see this grade attain the highest hardness, strength and wear resistance of any stainless steel. This is due to the high carbon content. The composition is optimised for...
Article - 26 Oct 2001
Titanium is becoming a more widely use engineering material for reasons such as corrosion resistance, strength and low maintenance. However, to get the best performance out of it, it must be utilised...
News - 31 Aug 2008
The ability to provide a unique mix of materials and blanking tool expertise during early production development stages of Jaguar’s new XF has helped Corus, the international steel company,...
Article - 16 Jun 2014
Grade 3CR12 stainless steel is a low-cost grade chromium, containing stainless steel fabricated by modifying the properties of grade 409 steel. It resists mild corrosion and wet abrasion.
News - 13 Sep 2005
SMS Demag AG, Germany, has received from Ural Steel AG (Uralskaya Stal), Novotroitsk, Russia, an order for the modernization of its electric steelmaking plant for long and flat products with the aim...
Article - 18 May 2005
Grade 430 stainless steel combines good corrosion resistance with good formability and ductility.It is a ferritic, non-hardenable plain Chromium stainless steel with excellent finish quality. The...
Article - 27 Aug 2003
With nuclear power currently satisfying much of the world's electricity requirements the safety, reliability and economic operation of these plants is of the utmost importance. For this reason...