​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Case studies​ – Outokumpu stainless steel in action 

Latest cases

LDX 2101® extends the water heater life

Replacing carbon steel with Outokumpu LDX 2101® stainless resulted in a significant reduction in waste stream and longer useful life​.

Read more about PVI Industries case

Gas field in Oman perfected by duplex​​​​​

Outokumpu delivers 22,000 tonnes of duplex 2205 stainless steel to a natural gas field project in Oman.

Read more about Oman case​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​


Duplex stainless steel for flue-gas cleaning​​​

Outokumpu delivers 40 tonnes of several high-alloyed stainless steel grades for Valmet’s flue-gas desulphurization units.

Read more about Valmet case​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​


4,000 tonne​​​s of stainless steel to the Husab mine​​

​Outokumpu delivers about 4,000 tonnes of LDX 2404 duplex stainless steel for the Husab uranium mine project in Namibia, Africa.

Read more about Husab mine case​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​


​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​New steel grade saves l​​​​​ives​​​

The RES​PETRA rescue chamber is a stainless steel cabin used in underground mines. It provides shield and protection for miners for example in case of​ fire for as long as for four days.

Read more about RESPETRA rescue chamber case​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Stainless for tubes​​​

We’re a strong partner for tube manufacturers – our selection will not be short of grades, widths, or thicknesses.​​​

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 All cases



Stainless Water Heaters Extend Lifehttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/industries-and-cases/cases/PVIStainless Water Heaters Extend LifePVI Industries LLC selected Outokumpu LDX 2101® stainless to replace carbon steel in their commercial water heaters
Gas field in Oman perfected by duplexhttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/industries-and-cases/cases/gas-field-in-oman-perfected-by-duplexGas field in Oman perfected by duplex
Duplex stainless steel for flue-gas cleaninghttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/industries-and-cases/cases/duplex-stainless-steel-for-flue-gas-cleaningDuplex stainless steel for flue-gas cleaning
Outokumpu delivers 4,000 tonnes of stainless steel to the Husab mine in Namibiahttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/industries-and-cases/cases/outokumpu-delivers-4000-tonnes-of-stainless-steel-to-the-husab-mine-in-namibiaOutokumpu delivers 4,000 tonnes of stainless steel to the Husab mine in Namibia
New steel grade saves liveshttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/industries-and-cases/cases/new-steel-grade-saves-livesNew steel grade saves lives
Knock on steelhttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/industries-and-cases/cases/knock-on-steelKnock on steel
Stainless for tubeshttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/industries-and-cases/cases/stainless-for-tubesStainless for tubesStainless for tubes
New start for the New Street stationhttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/industries-and-cases/cases/birmingham-new-street-stationNew start for the New Street station
Snapshot: architecturehttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/industries-and-cases/cases/snapshot-architectureSnapshot: architecture
Duplex chosen for biofuel projecthttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/industries-and-cases/cases/duplex-biofuelDuplex chosen for biofuel project
Duplex proves ideal for road tankershttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/industries-and-cases/cases/duplex-road-tankersDuplex proves ideal for road tankers
Chemical company reaps benefits of duplex tank upgradehttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/industries-and-cases/cases/chemical-duplex-tanksChemical company reaps benefits of duplex tank upgrade