Article - 5 Jun 2008
Incoloy 825 is highly resistant to corrosion. It has a high nickel content, sufficient to resist chloride ion stress corrosion cracking, and a very stable austenite structure. The levels of molybdenum...
Article - 26 Nov 2004
Anodising is a surface treatment used for titanium alloys. The benefits, process and applications are all described.
Article - 6 Sep 2004
The effects of anodising of titanium alloys are briefly outlined. Acid and alkaline anodising processes arealso compared and the effect of oxide film thickness on colour is described.
Article - 16 Jul 2003
Phosphate-based fertilisers are the mainstay for boosting soil productivity. Saudi Arabia provides one of the worlds largest deposits of phosphate minerals that can be comverted into diammonium...
Article - 28 Feb 2005
Titanium alloys have good corrosion resistance thanks to the oxide film that forms on its surface. The conditions where this films forms and will self heal are described, as are the environments where...
Article - 27 Mar 2002
A comprehensive guide to titanium corrosion in a range of environments such as non-oxidising, acidic and chlorinated environments. A range of corrosion mechanisms for titanium are also covered such...
Article - 6 Jun 2008
Nickel-free 445M2 stainless steel is a viable alternative to 316 stainless steel. This case study shows how it has been used in a nickel smelter. Advantages over 3216 are provided along with...
Article - 16 Jun 2014
Stainless steels are used in a wide variety of applications, due to their excellent corrosion resistance properties. In order to achieve this it is necessary to carry out appropriate cleaning and...
Article - 23 Jun 2016
Large parts of the Hohenheim University, which is one of the oldest universities in Stuttgart, are located in the Hohenheim Castle.
Article - 19 May 2005
Apart from the commercial reasons for choosing stainless steel as a material, like heat and corrosion resistance, another advantage is its fabrication properties. Fabrication techniques, handling and...