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Boeing releases positive commercial market outlook

Boeing releases positive commercial market outlook

Boeing has now released its commercial market outlook to 2039, detailing a near-term focus on fleet renewal and a long-term focus on fleet versatility and growth. Globally, Boeing forecasts 43,110 deliveries...
16 March 2021
Medidur: an austenitic powder for medical applications

Medidur: an austenitic powder for medical applications

Deutsche Edelstahlwerke (DEW) has recently produced the optimum steel powder: Medidur. Medidur is an austenitic powder put for patenting. The use of manganese eliminates the need for nickel. The material...
16 March 2021
Primetals to expand product portfolio with Kaptan

Primetals to expand product portfolio with Kaptan

Primetals Technologies has contracted with Kaptan Demir Çelik (Kaptan Iron & Steel) to supply a complete wire rod outlet in Marmara Ereğlisi, Turkey. The new mill will expand Kaptan’s portfolio to...
15 March 2021
Xiris releases WI-2000 with Class 2 Laser

Xiris releases WI-2000 with Class 2 Laser

Xiris Automation Inc. has recently announced a new version of its popular WI-2000 Weld Inspection system for tube and pipe manufacturing that now incorporates a Class 2 laser. Class 2 lasers are considered...
15 March 2021
BUTTING manufactures special alloys for pigging

BUTTING manufactures special alloys for pigging

Since the mid-1990s, BUTTING has been manufacturing piggable pipes from stainless steel. In addition to the common materials 1.4307/TP 304L or 1.4404/TP 316L, special alloys and special dimensions are...
12 March 2021
ArcelorMittal announces appointments in its management

ArcelorMittal announces appointments in its management

Following the announcement that Aditya Mittal has become CEO of ArcelorMittal, the company has made a number of appointments to its management team in Europe. Geert Van Poelvoorde has been named CEO of...
12 March 2021
Stainless Steel World Call for Papers out now!

Stainless Steel World Call for Papers out now!

Share your knowledge and experience at Stainless Steel World, and profile yourself at the world’s favourite corrosion resistant alloy platform! The Call for Papers for the Stainless Steel World conference,...
11 March 2021
Mr Kenta Yamada, TWI laboratories

Secondment to develop welding of new duplex

Following a series of interactions with Nippon Steel and Sumitomo Metal Corp. (NSSMC), TWI is pleased to announce the secondment of Mr Kenta Yamada, at TWI laboratories in Cambridge.Mr Yamada will be ...
11 March 2021
X-rays reveal the duplex embrittlement resistance

X-rays reveal duplex embrittlement resistance

Researchers from Sandvik and the Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) in Stockholm used high-energy X-rays at the Swedish Material Science beamline to find out why its steels are more resistant to hydrogen...
11 March 2021
Tokyo Stainless Grinding innovations

Tokyo Stainless Grinding innovations

Tokyo Stainless Grinding Co has operated for over 70 years as a specialist grinding company. Its EGR (Electrolytic Grinding Reducing) technology is an easy descaling process even for hot-rolled stainless steel....
11 March 2021