Heavy industry

Stainless control

In heavy industry, failure is simply not an option. When one single mishap can explode into a full-blown crisis, only stainless steel can deliver the assurance of control that you depend on.

Outokumpu has deep experience in providing solutions for the most challenging projects on earth. We understand the technical, efficiency and safety requirements you face – and the ways those challenges can be compounded by extreme environments.

That knowledge and experience makes Outokumpu a valued partner in your operation. You can depend on us for in-depth technical expertise in everything from grade selection to material testing.

For installations of vital importance, stainless steel delivers long service life and low life-cycle cost. Outokumpu offers the broadest range of alloys, and efficient, flexible delivery all over the world. And a network of highly responsive service centers specializes in innovative products customized to your exacting needs.

 

Benefits of using stainless steel

Quality

  • Resistant to high heat, corrosion, pitting and stress-corrosion cracking
  • High-strength, light-weight duplex for cost savings throughout the project
  • Requires minimum maintenance

Performance

  • Long service life; low life-cycle cost
  • Tailor-made parts; polished and brushed surface finishes
  • Development and testing of special grades

Expertise

  • Optimized production; reliable supply chain
  • Grades tailored to specific needs
  • Grade selection advice and laboratory and field testing
  • Global R&D, sales and expert support as trusted partners in innovation and development

Examples of use

Chemical process industry
Oil and gas
Pulp and paper
Renewable energy
Mining

Recommended products

Forta
Ultra
Therma
Quarto plate

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