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Nucor makes virtual power purchase agreement in Texas

Nucor Corporation has announced that it has signed a 15-year Virtual Power Purchase Agreement (VPPA) with EDF Renewables North America (EDFR) for 250 megawatts (MWac) of new solar energy in Texas. The...
24 November 2020
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Ulbrich launches strip & wire alloy surcharge app

Ulbrich has released its first-ever mobile app platform to help customers and stakeholders get the information they need to do their work more efficiently and engage with the company in new ways. The Ulbrich...
24 November 2020
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Nippon Steel makes investments for quality improvement

As a part of actions toward improving manufacturing capacity and quality of electrical steel sheets, Nippon Steel Corporation has decided to newly expand its electrical steel sheet facilities in the Setouchi...
23 November 2020
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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...
20 November 2020
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High temperature oxidation resistance: HASTELLOY X

HASTELLOY X is a wrought nickel base alloy with great high temperature strength and oxidation resistance. Although HASTELLOY X is primarily noted for heat and oxidation resistance, it also has strong resistance...
19 November 2020
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Radiation proves to slow corrosion of some materials

Radiation nearly always degrades the materials exposed to it, hastening their deterioration and requiring replacement of key components in high-radiation environments such as nuclear reactors. But for...
18 November 2020
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Specialty alloy powders for engineered plastics market

The research and development team at AMETEK Specialty Metal Products (SMP) has taken an interest in the emerging capabilities of plastics. The business has invested a great deal of time and resources into...
17 November 2020
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Sandvik moves towards separate listing of SMT

The Sandvik Board of Directors recently decided that following the completion of the internal separation of Sandvik Materials Technology (SMT), Sandvik will proceed with the preparation to distribute SMT...
16 November 2020
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Innovate to meet client needs: Nippon Steel Corporation

Since their inception, Nippon Steel Corporation has been consistently raising the bar as a leading manufacturer with a wide range of world-leading capabilities, including the manufacture of seamless stainless...
13 November 2020
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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...
12 November 2020