Steel

India: good record in stainless steel production

During the last meeting on 15 October of the Bureau of International Recycling (BIR) Stainless Steel & Special Alloys Committe  in New Delhi, it was tributed the result achieved by Indian stainless steel companies. According to BIR, India is the world’s number one importer and consumer of stainless steel scrap. About the quantity...

Stainless Steel: what applications in the farms?

Stainless steel is widely used in different applications by farms to improve business and to reduce costs. There are a lot of good reasons to leave steel and to get stainless steel! Stainless steel has many advantages, on different levels; everyone knows that stainless steel is highly corrosion resistant. This material...

Stainless steel: how’s at low temperatures?

A particular behavior of Stainless steel is its ability to resist and work at low temperatures. How do you know, there are different types of stainless steel, with different structural elements and different ability to work at low temperatures… Let’s see some examples! Austenic stainless steel is largely used with a...

Siena footbridge and its architecture

The footbridge located in Siena has been completed in 2006 This bridge is a stainless steel cable stayed footbridge that spans 60 m over a busy motorway in the suburb of Ruffolo, Siena, in central Italy. Its girders and pylons are fabricated form a “lean” duplex grade 1.4162 (S32101) of...

The uses of stainless steel in the farms

The wellbeing of farm animals is closely related to their productivity and health. It is a normal practice clean the animal skin rubbing it against trees and other objects. For cleaning the animals, are usually used static or rotating brushes: the design must, of course, be quite sturdy and this...

Stainless steel and the catalytic converters

The latest generation of catalytic converters uses stainless steel not only for the housing, but also as a carrier material for the catalytic substance. This type of catalytic is lighter than classic ceramic models, almost unbreakable and more energy efficient. As the metallic foil, which may be as thin as...

Stainless steel and the water distribution

Desalination brings water to water-scarce areas, but it’s also influential in making drinking water more affordable for cities and communities. Waste water plants are using stainless steel in the distribution of waste water products: the durability and low maintenance of stainless steel make it the ideal and the more sustainable...