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Outokumpu stainless steel strengthens Lossendammen dam locks in Swedenhttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/cases/outokumpu-stainless-steel-strengthens-lossendammen-dam-locks-in-swedenOutokumpu stainless steel strengthens Lossendammen dam locks in SwedenOutokumpu delivered duplex stainless steel for the two locks, or spillway gates, in the upgraded Lossendammen dam structure in Central Sweden. One aim of the project was to secure the management of increasing water flows in the future in a safe manner. This year, the most of the renewed dam structure is in place after a 3-year project.
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 decadesHigh 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.
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 steelA 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. Reactors and storage tanks using Outokumpu stainless steel are vital to the pulp mill's operations.
Stainless steel pints close the loop on litter at Glastonbury Festivalhttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/cases/stainless_steel_pints_close_the_loop_on_litter_at_Glastonbury_FestivalStainless steel pints close the loop on litter at Glastonbury FestivalMove over Adele, Coldplay and Muse – the world-renowned Glastonbury Festival is launching for the first time a new act with a celebrity status of its own – a reusable pint mug made with stainless steel.
Outokumpu rebar chosen for cryogenic LNG project in the Netherlandshttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/cases/Outokumpu_rebar_chosen_for_cryogenic_LNG_project_in_the_NetherlandsOutokumpu rebar chosen for cryogenic LNG project in the NetherlandsStainless steel rebar produced by Outokumpu is being used to reinforce a spill basin at the new liquefied natural gas (LNG) Gate Terminal on Rotterdam’s North Sea coast.
A better brew with local stainlesshttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/cases/a-better-brew-with-local-stainlessA better brew with local stainlessGoing with a locally-produced, fresh solution like Outokumpu Core 4622, officially launched in October 2013, also brings down the carbon footprint of the modernization process.
Sculpture in central Stockholm celebrates metallic materialshttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/cases/sculpture-in-central-stockholm-celebrates-metallic-materialsSculpture in central Stockholm celebrates metallic materialsAn eye-catching sculpture named Droppen (or the Drop in English) stands in one of the busiest areas of the Swedish capital Stockholm in Kungsträdgården opposite the Royal Palace. The sculpture, made out of stainless steel and aluminum, pays tribute to the long-lasting and sustainable metallic materials as well as to the demanding profession of sheet metal work , which sets high demands on handcraft skills.
The Gap in Western Australia gets stainless walkways and viewing platformshttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/cases/the-gap-in-western-australia-gets-stainless-walkways-and-viewing-platformsThe Gap in Western Australia gets stainless walkways and viewing platformsOne look at the photos is enough to see why the Gap has been attracting over 200,000 visitors per year to the rocky cliffs near Albany, Western Australia. As its name implies, it is a channel carved into a cliff face by countless ocean waves cutting into the granite. The waves surge as they force their way into this channel, crashing against the rock walls in a breathtaking display.
Strolling over Mediterranean breezehttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/cases/strolling-over-mediterranean-breezeStrolling over Mediterranean breezeThe coastal town of Águilas, in southeastern Spain, welcomes the light of the Mediterranean with open arms. Its bay captures the sea breeze as the sun paints the waterfront in warm hues.
Stainless ensures integrity of MRI testinghttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/cases/stainless-ensures-integrity-of-mri-testingStainless ensures integrity of MRI testingIncreasingly sophisticated medical equipment requires an equally sophisticated approach to construction of medical facilities. A six-story expansion at the Danderyd Hospital in Stockholm, Sweden, is a good example. The new facility features stainless steel beams provided by Outokumpu – and that’s critically important news to patients undergoing diagnostic testing.
Italian wine toast with Suprahttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/cases/italian-wine-toast-with-supraItalian wine toast with Supra
Tracing a stainless value chain for customershttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/cases/tracing-a-stainless-value-chain-for-customersTracing a stainless value chain for customers