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Smooth stainless phone boothhttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/cases/smooth-stainless-phone-boothSmooth stainless phone boothYou’ll find one at the offices of major social media companies and all the trendiest early adopters – everyone now wants a Framery stainless phone booth. But what makes this design prizewinner so incredibly smooth?
Old bridge stressed by salthttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/cases/old-bridge-stressed-by-saltOld bridge stressed by saltWhen Allt Chonoglais Bridge faced demolition orders, Outokumpu came up with a solution giving the 1932 Scottish landmark a new lease on life. Forta rebar will futureproof the bridge for more than a century.
Supra 316plus: No ordinary ridehttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/cases/supra-316plus-no-ordinary-rideSupra 316plus: No ordinary ride
Duplex delivers up to 20 years longer service life for oil storage tankshttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/cases/duplex-delivers-up-to-20-years-longer-service-life-for-oil-storage-tanksDuplex delivers up to 20 years longer service life for oil storage tanksTo date one of the largest orders for tank building, 245 tons of Outokumpu lean duplex stainless steel was supplied for the construction of three big oil storage tanks at the Antwerp harbor in Belgium.
Concentrated solar power plants using Outokumpu stainlesshttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/cases/concentrated-solar-power-plants-using-outokumpu-stainlessConcentrated solar power plants using Outokumpu stainless“Outokumpu is a leading supplier of stainless within the solar power and sustainable energy segments. Not only based on our portfolio, but also in the service life of our products, the ease of cutting and welding our stainless, and our technical support,” emphasizes Jim Augustsson, Business Development for Outokumpu’s quarto plate business area.
Colorful stainless tiles for colorful characters and projectshttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/cases/colorful-stainless-tiles-for-colorful-characters-and-projectsColorful stainless tiles for colorful characters and projectsMillennium Tiles, which is located in Elkhorn, Wisconsin, is one of only three companies in the world that offers colored stainless; their competitors are in Germany and England. “We don’t add any pigments to the stainless to achieve the color.
4622 shines from 7-Elevenhttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/cases/4622-shines-from-7-eleven4622 shines from 7-ElevenThe mix of air conditioning and humidity sets high requirements for a material. In Thailand, the illuminated 7-Eleven signs now have a frame of stainless steel grade 4622
Heart of Steel honors the legacy in Rotherham, UKhttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/cases/heart-of-steel-honors-the-legacy-in-rotherham-ukHeart of Steel honors the legacy in Rotherham, UKOn July 4 a 2.5 tonne heart sculpture made of Outokumpu Supra 316/4401 stainless steel was revealed in Rotherham town centre in UK.
Outokumpu's stainless steel makes fuel tank lighter and saferhttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/cases/outokumpus-stainless-steel-makes-fuel-tank-lighter-and-saferOutokumpu's stainless steel makes fuel tank lighter and saferOutokumpu and Swedish fuel system company TechROi Fuel Systems (TFS) have developed a new stainless steel fuel tank. Stainless steel properties make the new tank a competitive alternative for plastic tanks.
Luxurious look with flawless functionalityhttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/cases/luxurious-look-with-flawless-functionalityLuxurious look with flawless functionalityOutokumpu ferritic 4622 and austenitic 316plus were recently put through a battery of tests by Vemta, a Finnish company specializing in high-quality sheet-metal drains, washbasins and grating made of stainless and acid-proof steel.
New austenitic 316plus makes ADR tank container lasthttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/cases/new-austenitic-316plus-makes-adr-tank-container-lastNew austenitic 316plus makes ADR tank container last
Stainless steel art in super-sizehttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/cases/stainless-steel-art-in-super-sizeStainless steel art in super-sizeOver 900 tailored platelets of stainless steel grade 316L produced at Avesta, Sweden, and Tornio, Finland, which were laser cut to size in Outokumpu’s Coil & Plate Service Center in Sheffield