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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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Marlin Steel provides TIG & MIG cell for better welds

Marlin Steel provides better welds with welding machine.

Non destructive testing and quality consulting

NDE non destructive testing and quality consulting.

SURELOK III from Norlok Technology Inc.

New SURELOK III designed for clinching applications.

ArcelorMittal’s zero carbon-emissions steel plant

ArcelorMittal announced that its Sestao plant in Spain will become the world’s first full-scale zero carbon-emissions steel plant.

ESAB introduces Exaton 19.9.Nb HF

ESAB has introduced Exaton 19.9.Nb HF, classified as an AWS A5.9: ER347 as well as an EN ISO 14343-A S 19 9 Nb, is a 300 series austenitic steel submerged arc welding wire with niobium and high ferrite to further increase weld deposit mechanical properties at elevated temperature.

How do alloy characteristics impact formability?

When it comes to stainless steel, there are a lot of factors to consider when choosing the appropriate grade of metal for your application. Have you read this tech talk from Stainless Steel World Americas? Read it now.

Super duplex tubing from Fine Tubes now available

Fine Tubes is pleased to announce that specialist metal tubing product, Super Duplex, is now available.

High temperature resistant steel plugs

The Pipestoppers® Steel Plugs Range is specifically designed for heavier duty applications, such as immersion in water, for use at a higher temperature or for contact with acidic or alkaline environments. 

Nucor acquires insulated metal panels business

Nucor Corporation has announced that it has successfully completed its acquisition of Cornerstone Building Brands' insulated metal panels (IMP) business for a cash purchase price of approximately USD $1 billion, subject to customary adjustments.

Sandvik to acquire premium solid round tools company

Sandvik has signed an agreement to acquire 67% of Chuzhou Yongpu Carbide Tools Co., Ltd, a premium solid round tools company, with a call option to buy the remaining part in three years’ time.