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How did Finland become the Land of Technology?http://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/outokumpu-news/how-did-finland-become-the-land-of-technologyHow did Finland become the Land of Technology?10/10/2017 09:00:00Finns are often identified as engineers and quick adopters of new technology. Outokumpu is one of the partners for the exhibition at the Finnish Museum of Technology opening today in Helsinki, Finland.Stainless News typesOutokumpu newsEMEA2017

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Sharing the stainless steel knowledge at Stålbyggnadsdagen!http://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/events/Pages/sharing-the-stainless-steel-knowledge-at-stalbyggnadsdagen!.aspx26/10/2017 05:00:0026/10/2017 14:15:00Sharing the stainless steel knowledge at Stålbyggnadsdagen!Stockholmsmässan (Mässvägen 1, Älvsjö) Swedish Institute of Steel Construction is celebrating 50 years and their seminar on October 26 in Stockholm, Sweden will focus on the latest and upcoming changes in regulations for stainless steel constructions. In addition to the insights into the new euro code, industry-leading companies will deliver their experiences with everything from manufacturing to production with stainless steel constructions. Outokumpu will have a presentation at the main stage about the reasons why stainless steel should be used more in infrastructure and load bearing applications and we also have a booth showcasing our capabilities. Outokumpu team is available for discussions during the event at the booth 23.

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Award in product development for the safer truckshttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/expert-views/award-in-product-development-for-the-safer-trucksAward in product development for the safer trucks22/09/2016 14:00:00Timo Mayer, student from University of Applied Sciences in Niederrhein, has been working on mechanical and technical properties of high-tensile austenitic steels at Outokumpu. With his work Timo won an award from the Association of German Engineers (VDI).IndustryExpert viewsEMEA2016FabricationForta;Outokumpu ProAutomotive & transportationCoil and sheet

 

 

Outokumpu bar operations in the US receive LCS approval for aerospacehttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/outokumpu-news/outokumpu-bar-operations-in-the-us-receive-lcs-approval-for-aerospaceOutokumpu bar operations in the US receive LCS approval for aerospace30/08/2017 21:00:00Outokumpu announced today that it has received Pratt & Whitney’s LCS (laboratory control at source) approval for its bar products manufactured in its Richburg mill in South Carolina.Geographical AreaOutokumpu newsAmericas2017Long products
Outokumpu rings Nasdaq opening bell in New York today – follow live streamhttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/outokumpu-news/outokumpu-rings-nasdaq-opening-bell-in-new-york-today-follow-live-streamOutokumpu rings Nasdaq opening bell in New York today – follow live stream21/08/2017 21:00:00Outokumpu has been invited to open the trading at the Nasdaq stock market in New York, US. Outokumpu CEO Roeland Baan will ring the Nasdaq opening bell today, August 22 starting at 9.15 US Eastern time (4.15 EET and 3.15 CET in Europe). ImageOutokumpu newsGlobal2017
Copper & Brass awards Outokumpu Stainless Bar as Supplier of the Yearhttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/outokumpu-news/copper-and-brass-awards-outokumpu-stainless-bar-as-supplier-of-the-yearCopper & Brass awards Outokumpu Stainless Bar as Supplier of the Year17/08/2017 21:00:00The Long Products stainless bar unit OSB (Richburg, SC, US.) has been awarded Supplier of the Year by ThyssenKrupp Materials North America’s Copper and Brass division, one of Outokumpu Long Products’ important customers in the US.Geographical AreaImageOutokumpu newsAmericas2017Bar;Rebar
Outokumpu Americas awarded AMM’s Steel Excellence Awardhttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/outokumpu-news/outokumpu-americas-awarded-AMMs-steel-excellence-awardOutokumpu Americas awarded AMM’s Steel Excellence Award07/07/2017 07:00:00Outokumpu Americas was honored with American Metal Market’s Steel Excellence Award for Best Operational Improvements.Geographical AreaOutokumpu newsAmericas2017
Outokumpu investment in bar finishing capabilities in the European markethttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/product-views/Outokumpu-investment-in-bar-finishing-capabilities-in-the-European-marketOutokumpu investment in bar finishing capabilities in the European market11/06/2017 21:00:00Outokumpu has commissioned an investment in its bar finishing capabilities for Degerfors Long Products in Sweden. The investment comprises a new pit furnace, straightener, peeler as well as bar stock services. Steel grades and alloysProduct viewsForta;Prodec;Ultra;Therma;Outokumpu Classic;Outokumpu ProBar;Austenitic;Ferritic;Duplex
No chance for germshttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/cases/no-chance-for-germsNo chance for germs23/05/2017 21:00:00Over 90 percent of the steel used in Kavika’s products is supplied by Outokumpu, Kavika’s trusted supplier for well over a decade.IndustryImageCustomer viewsEMEA2017Core;Supra;Deco;Outokumpu Classic;Outokumpu ProAppliances
Beauty prevails amid desert sands in Kuwaithttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/cases/beauty-prevails-amid-desert-sands-in-kuwaitBeauty prevails amid desert sands in Kuwait08/05/2017 14:30:00Kuwait is building a new university campus of massive proportions on the outskirts of its capital. Occupying 600 hectares, Sabah al-Salem Kuwait University City is a project of strategic importance for this Gulf country. IndustryImageCustomer viewsEMEA2017Corrosion resistance;AestheticsDeco;Supra;Outokumpu Classic;Outokumpu ProArchitecture, building & constructionAustenitic;Coil and sheet
Outokumpu supplies stainless steel for China Resources’ innovative skyscraper in Shenzhenhttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/cases/outokumpu-supplies-stainless-steel-for-china-resources-innovative-skyscraper-in-shenzhenOutokumpu supplies stainless steel for China Resources’ innovative skyscraper in Shenzhen03/05/2017 08:00:00Outokumpu has provided 1,000 metric tonnes of Supra 316L/4404 stainless steel for the China Resources Group headquarters in mainland China. This 392.5-meter-tall skyscraper is currently under construction and set for completion in 2018.IndustryImageCustomer viewsAPAC2017Aesthetics;Corrosion resistanceOutokumpu Classic;Outokumpu Pro;Deco;SupraArchitecture, building & construction

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Award in product development for the safer truckshttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/expert-views/award-in-product-development-for-the-safer-trucksAward in product development for the safer trucks22/09/2016 14:00:00Timo Mayer, student from University of Applied Sciences in Niederrhein, has been working on mechanical and technical properties of high-tensile austenitic steels at Outokumpu. With his work Timo won an award from the Association of German Engineers (VDI).IndustryExpert viewsEMEA2016FabricationForta;Outokumpu ProAutomotive & transportationCoil and sheet
Steely strength and speed through the decadeshttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/cases/steely-strength-and-speed-through-the-decadesSteely strength and speed through the decades12/09/2016 13:00:00High speed meets low lifecycle costs in X2000 trains' stainless frames, which remain fully in tact even with two decades and millions of miles behind them.IndustryImageCustomer viewsEMEA2016SustainabilityFortaAutomotive & transportationAustenitic
Outokumpu reduces transport emissions by using the first electric road in the worldhttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/outokumpu-news/Outokumpu_reduces_transport_emissions_by_using_the_first_electric_road_in_the_worldOutokumpu reduces transport emissions by using the first electric road in the world21/06/2016 21:00:00The first electric road has been opened in Sweden. Outokumpu stainless steel will be transported through the road. The electric road project aims to reduce the use of fossil fuels with the help of electrification in road transport. IndustryImageOutokumpu newsEMEA2016SustainabilityAutomotive & transportation

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Beauty prevails amid desert sands in Kuwaithttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/cases/beauty-prevails-amid-desert-sands-in-kuwaitBeauty prevails amid desert sands in Kuwait08/05/2017 14:30:00Kuwait is building a new university campus of massive proportions on the outskirts of its capital. Occupying 600 hectares, Sabah al-Salem Kuwait University City is a project of strategic importance for this Gulf country. IndustryImageCustomer viewsEMEA2017Corrosion resistance;AestheticsDeco;Supra;Outokumpu Classic;Outokumpu ProArchitecture, building & constructionAustenitic;Coil and sheet
Outokumpu supplies stainless steel for China Resources’ innovative skyscraper in Shenzhenhttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/cases/outokumpu-supplies-stainless-steel-for-china-resources-innovative-skyscraper-in-shenzhenOutokumpu supplies stainless steel for China Resources’ innovative skyscraper in Shenzhen03/05/2017 08:00:00Outokumpu has provided 1,000 metric tonnes of Supra 316L/4404 stainless steel for the China Resources Group headquarters in mainland China. This 392.5-meter-tall skyscraper is currently under construction and set for completion in 2018.IndustryImageCustomer viewsAPAC2017Aesthetics;Corrosion resistanceOutokumpu Classic;Outokumpu Pro;Deco;SupraArchitecture, building & construction
When art meets architectural functionalityhttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/cases/when-art-meets-architectural-functionalityWhen art meets architectural functionality03/05/2017 07:00:00During May 3-6, 2017 passersby at the heart of Stockholm in Kungsträdgården will have the possibility to admire a temporary architectural artwork, a music pavilion, made out of stainless steel and aluminum.IndustryImageCustomer viewsEMEA2017Fabrication;AestheticsDeco;Core;Outokumpu Classic;Outokumpu ProArchitecture, building & constructionCoil and sheet

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No chance for germshttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/cases/no-chance-for-germsNo chance for germs23/05/2017 21:00:00Over 90 percent of the steel used in Kavika’s products is supplied by Outokumpu, Kavika’s trusted supplier for well over a decade.IndustryImageCustomer viewsEMEA2017Core;Supra;Deco;Outokumpu Classic;Outokumpu ProAppliances
Bailey of Sheffield jewellery lasts more than a lifetimehttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/cases/bailey-of-sheffield-jewelleryBailey of Sheffield jewellery lasts more than a lifetime11/11/2016 08:00:00Outokumpu provides Prodec and Supra grades in bar and wire rod for Bailey of Sheffield jewellery. Bailey of Sheffield wanted to create long-lasting, sustainable and appealing product using stainless steel that also originates from Sheffield, UK.Steel grades and alloysImageCustomer viewsEMEA2016AestheticsSupra;Prodec;Outokumpu Classic;Outokumpu ProAppliancesWire Rod;Bar;Austenitic
Outokumpu Mexinox recognized for 25 years of outstanding servicehttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/outokumpu-news/mexinox-recognized-for-25-years-of-outstanding-serviceOutokumpu Mexinox recognized for 25 years of outstanding service09/09/2016 12:00:00H&K International, a global leader in integrated stainless steel restaurant and retail equipment systems, recently recognized Outokumpu Mexinox for 25 years of outstanding service and materials at its 25 year anniversary celebration.Geographical AreaOutokumpu newsAmericas2016AppliancesCoil and sheet;Ferritic

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Outokumpu’s melt shop receives qualification to supply stainless steel to nuclear industry supply chainhttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/product-views/outokumpus-melt-shop-in-sheffield-receives-qualification-to-supply-stainless-steel-to-the-nuclear-industry-supply-chainOutokumpu’s melt shop receives qualification to supply stainless steel to nuclear industry supply chain28/03/2017 21:00:00Outokumpu’s SMACC melt shop in Sheffield, UK and its quality systems have been assessed by Bureau Veritas and achieved a successful outcome.Steel grades and alloysProduct viewsEMEA2017Suitable for extreme conditionsEnergy & heavy industriesLong products
Outokumpu stainless steel works in the extremes in power plant in Jyväskylä, Finlandhttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/cases/stainless-steel-works-in-the-extremes-in-power-plantOutokumpu stainless steel works in the extremes in power plant in Jyväskylä, Finland17/11/2016 22:00:00When Jyväskylä Energy Group needed a new material for the power station’s chimney, the right type of stainless steel was found together with Outokumpu’s experts.ConditionImageCustomer viewsEMEA2016Corrosion resistance;Suitable for extreme conditionsUltra;Outokumpu ProEnergy & heavy industriesQuarto plate;Austenitic
Bioproduct mill gets massive support from stainless steelhttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/cases/bioproduct-mill-gets-massive-support-from-stainless-steelBioproduct mill gets massive support from stainless steel05/07/2016 21:00:00A next-generation bioproduct mill is under construction in central Finland. Valued at 1.2 billion euros, it is the largest investment of Finland's forest industry. Product portfolioCustomer viewsEMEA2016Strength;Suitable for extreme conditionsForta;Outokumpu ProEnergy & heavy industriesQuarto plate

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