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Our dedicated news department gathers news and press releases from around the world to bring our community the latest developments in the stainless steel industry. Here you can find news involving the people and companies involved in the manufacturer, supply and use of corrosion resistant alloys (CRAs).
Topics such as tubes & pipes, cladding, offshore, chemical process industry, welding & fabrication, 13Cr stainless steels, titanium, nickel alloys, pulp & paper and duplex stainless steels are covered as well as interviews with materials specialists, manufacturer and end users alike.
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New Castle Stainless Plate Announces Changes in Commercial Team

New Castle Stainless Plate, LLC announces three changes to its commercial team. Tony Palermo will be promoted to Vice President Commercial effective January 1, 2022. Palermo replaces Frank Alvin who is retiring effective December 31, 2021. In addition, Thomas Puetzhofen joined the company on October 20, 2021 as Regional Sales Manager responsible for commercial activities in the Southeast and Midwest USA. 

Stainless Steel Product Without A Local Metal Fabricator

Cascadia is an all 316-marine-grade stainless steel product that is simple to install and offers a clean, elegant appearance. With Cascadia, AGS Stainless has created a product that captures the high visual impact of a custom-made, stainless steel railing system; but in a product that is available from your local building materials supplier.

TMK and IRE-POLUS to Use Laser Technology in Pipe Manufacturing

TMK, one of the world’s leading producers of tubular products for the oil and gas industry, and IRE-POLUS, the founder and a core asset of IPG Photonics Corporation, an R&D group, have signed a programme for joint development and adoption of laser technology in pipe manufacturing at TMK sites. The document was signed at Metal-Expo’2021, the 27th International Industrial Exhibition.


The Heat Exchanger World Conference and Expo Americas welcomes end users, manufacturers and other members of the heat transfer supply chain to share industry knowledge and expertise to Pasadena, TX, USA in December 1 - 2, 2021.

Ways Toward Carbon Neutral Stainless Steel Production

The steel industry ranks amongst the top three CO2 (carbon dioxide) emitters from the industrial segment, and many steelmakers have set carbon neutral goals for the 2030-2050 timeframe.

Sandvik to Acquire Gerling GmbH

Sandvik has signed an agreement to acquire the German based company Gerling GmbH, a precision tube engineering company serving multiple industries including the fast-developing hydrogen market.

AMETEK Launches E-Commerce Website in US

AMETEK Process Instruments has announced the launch of its new e-commerce website for the United States market. Customers are now able to purchase AMETEK Process Instruments’ parts and accessories online, at their convenience.

Emirates Steel Expands Global Presence

Emirates Steel has strengthened its presence in the energy, oil and gas sectors by supplying more than 600,000 tons of heavy and medium sections to the oil and gas sectors in the region and worldwide.

Russel Metals to Acquire Boyd Metals

Russel Metals Inc. announces that it has entered into an agreement to acquire a group of companies that operate as Boyd Metals ("Boyd") for US$110 million, subject to closing adjustments.

Nucor Launches Econiq™ Net-Zero Steel

Nucor Corporation announced the launch of Econiq™, a line of net-zero carbon steel products. Building the green economy and the necessary infrastructure requires clean, advanced steel products.