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Working together with global Stainless Steel Materials’ experts, engineers and companies involved in the manufacture or use of stainless steels/CRAs, we provide here a selection of original, non-commercial articles. These in-depth technical papers are written or co-written by operating companies, describing commercially viable new technologies and case histories of successful applications, backed by data. Topics include tubes & pipes, cladding, offshore, chemical process industry, welding & fabrication, 13Cr stainless steels, titanium, nickel alloys, pulp & paper and duplex stainless steels.
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Stainless steels are the sustainable option

The Zero Waste International Association ( defines “Zero Waste” as the conservation of all resources by means of responsible production, consumption, reuse, and recovery of products, packaging, and materials without burning, and with no discharges to land, water, or air that threaten the environment or human health.

A silver lining in carbon neutrality

At first glance, the carbon neutrality initiative could be considered harmful to the stainless steel industry, but there is actually a silver—or should we say ‘stainless’— lining to this cloud.

Featured Story – Upcoming Trends for the Stainless Steel Market

The global economy is finally rebounding from almost two years of COVID-19 restrictions and in these early days of a post-pandemic world, some signs of things to come appear to be seen.

How to properly install & transport your heat exchanger

Heat exchangers are large pieces of equipment. In order to properly install, perform maintenance, repair and replace heat exchangers, service providers, engineers and operators require heavy-lifting tools and proper planning in order to move them in or out of the facility, safely and efficiently.

Recent pandemic impact on global stainless steel market

The markets for stainless steel are still being impacted by COVID-19 and its effects on the world economy. Some nations such as China have gained a temporary, and possibly permanent, advantage due to their success in dealing with the virus.

IMOA reports global molybdenum production has risen

Figures released by the International Molybdenum Association (IMOA) show that the global production of molybdenum has risen by 3% to 148.2mlbs when compared to the previous quarter of 2020 and the same quarter of 2019.

Sandvik will soon divest exploration business

Sandvik has signed an agreement to divest its Exploration business to Drillman, a subsidiary of the M Group of companies, which is 100% owned and operated in Australia.

Nickel Institute updates technical guides

Thirty significant technical publications originally produced by INCO and American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) have been refreshed and re-published by the Nickel Institute.

Roll-Krafts new Sr. Technical Performance Specialist

Roll-Kraft, a leading producer of custom-designed roll tooling for the tube and pipe and roll forming industries made from various materials including stainless steel, has announced its new Senior Technical Performance Specialist, Frank Lowery, who will be responsible for leading the roll form service, and tryout departments.

Corporate presentation Gual Steel

We present our corporate video Corporate presentation Gual Steel.