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Butte College: A home to welding technology program

Butte College: A home to welding technology program

Butte College in Oroville, CA is home to a thriving welding technology program. This curriculum offers vocational courses designed to produce qualified personnel for certified welding jobs. The project...
22 September 2020
Kobe extends agreement with Nantong/Zhongxing Energy

Kobe extends agreement with Nantong/Zhongxing Energy

Kobe Metal has extended the exclusive agreement with Nantong Special Steel/Zhongxing Energy to include the North American, European, and Middle East markets. As the only Chinese seamless stainless pipe...
22 September 2020
Geberit Mapress Stainless Steel approved for use

Geberit Mapress Stainless Steel approved for use

Geberit Group announced that the Geberit Mapress Stainless Steel supply system is approved for use in Hong Kong. The stainless steel, a non-soldered alternative is widely used in Asia as a safer, more...
21 September 2020
BUHLMANN GROUP provides premium quality products

BUHLMANN GROUP provides premium quality products

The BUHLMANN GROUP is active worldwide in the steel trade and supplies customers from the most diverse sectors: Energy, petrochemical, chemical, oil and gas, shipbuilding and mechanical engineering industries...
21 September 2020
Expanite chose an alternative for hard chrome plating!

Expanite chose an alternative for hard chrome plating!

With more than 20% of the turnover coming from hard chrome replacement projects, Expanite, the Danish pioneer within surface hardening of stainless steel, is on its way to position itself as the most used...
18 September 2020
Mitchell Ingram as a Non-executive Director of Tullow

Mitchell Ingram as a Non-executive Director of Tullow

Tullow Oil plc (Tullow) announced the appointment of Mitch Ingram as an independent Non-executive Director of Tullow. Mitch is a highly experienced oil and gas executive who has had a distinguished career...
18 September 2020
Focus on welding duplex at Duplex World 2021

Focus on welding duplex at Duplex World 2021

While duplex stainless steels are strong and versatile materials, they need to be treated with respect during welding. At Duplex World 2021 (24 & 25 February, RDM Rotterdam, the Netherlands), two separate...
18 September 2020
BUTTING invest in forming technology

BUTTING invest in forming technology

BUTTING has been seen as a reliable supplier of special ready-for-installation components. The family business produces both individual items and serial products. It recently delivered a high volume of...
17 September 2020
AMETEK SMP reports high demand for purity nickel strip

AMETEK SMP reports high demand for purity nickel strip

Specialty metal strip and wire manufacturer, AMETEK Specialty Metal Products (SMP), is not letting the uncertainty of the COVID-19 pandemic affect its operations. The business is reporting increased levels...
17 September 2020
Louvigny new CEO for VM Steel

Louvigny new CEO for VM Steel

VM Steel (a.k.a. Van Meerbeeck Export) has announced that Laurent Louvigny has joined as CEO, replacing S├ębastien Collart who brought leadership and inspiration to the team over the last three years. ...
17 September 2020