Semi-finished stainless steel long products

Extremely wide selection

Benefits

  • Consistency in product performance
  • Delivery reliability

  • Expertise in technical advice

  • Effortless customer service

Outokumpu semi-finished stainless steel long products

Outokumpu’s high-quality production range includes billets, blooms, slabs, and ingots. Our outstanding product catalogue entails a variety of sizes and grades for further processing based on your needs. The exceptional flexibility of our meltshops allows for reactive production schedules to provide short lead times.

Our end-to-end approach, from melting, casting and rolling to finishing and testing, ensures that we can offer a full range of semi-finished products with industry-leading consistency, delivery performance, and technical support.

Our experts are here to support you with precise guidelines for forging and processing to help you get the best results possible from our stainless steels.

Outokumpu is accredited to recognized international standards, including:

  • ISO 9001 & 14001 – TÜV Nord
  • BS OHSAS 18001 – TÜV Nord
  • AD 2000 – Merklatt WO/TRD 100 – TÜV Nord
  • PED 97/23/EC
  • ASME MO QSC 713
  • Approvals from DNV, Germanischer Lloyd, Lloyd’s Register and Norsok


For the full list of approvals by mill, see outokumpu.com/certificates

Find our general offering of semi-finished long products listed on each products’ site. If your requirements fall outside these standard sizes, please contact your production units in Sheffield, UK or Degerfors, Sweden.

Visit Stainless Steel Finder to compare EN and ASTM standard values for different stainless steel grades, thickness and width ranges and available finishes by product type. You can also get information about mechanical strength and elongation. If your requirements fall outside these standard sizes, please contact our mill sales in Sheffield, UK or Degerfors, Sweden.

Semi-finished long products’ production sites

Degerfors, Sweden - Long Products SMACC - Sheffield, UK

Semi-finished long products

Cast billets and blooms

Outokumpu’s cast billets and blooms’ application include feedstock for rolling wire rod or bar, as well as certain forging applications. We provide consistent high-quality and delivery reliability to a wide range of ferritic, austenitic, duplex, heat resistant, and precipitation hardening stainless steels.

Applications

  • Wire rod and bar production
  • Forging applications


Benefits

  • Consistent surface, centerline, and cast quality
  • Expert technical support for customer processing
  • Industry-leading variety of grades (including tailored grades)
  • Full product traceability
  • Reliable delivery performance

 

DIMENSIONS

BLOOM

Surface finish

Thickness (mm)

Width (mm)

Length (mm)

Black

300

400

2,000–12,000

CAST BILLET

Surface finish

Dimension (mm)

Length (mm)

 

Black

127–200

3,800–12,000

 

Ground

127–200

3,800–12,000

 

                                             

Nominal billet sizes: 127 x 127 mm, 140 x 140 mm, 150 x 150 mm, 180 x 180 mm and 200 x 200 mm.


Outokumpu rolled and forged billets
Outokumpu’s rolled and forged billets are used in a wide range of forging applications, for example flange forging as well as seamless tubes. We provide a wide range of ferritic, austenitic, duplex, heat resistant, and precipitation hardening stainless steels.

The rolled and forged billets boast consistent high-quality in terms of surface, straightness, center line, and chemical composition. Our experts are always on hand to guide you through the forging process to get the best possible results from our materials.

Applications

  • Bar production
  • Forging applications
  • Flanges
  • Seamless tubes

Benefits

  • Consistently high quality and delivery reliability
  • Expert advice to help with processing
  • Over 30 years’ experience working with leading forgers
  • Flexible production means we can give equal priority to orders from both large and small customers

 

DIMENSIONS

ROLLED BILLET ROUND

Surface finish

Diameter (mm)

Length (mm)

Black

75–270

3,000–12,000

Ground

75–270

3,000–12,000

Spot ground

75–270

3,000–12,000

Peeled

70–200

3,000–12,000

ROLLED BILLET SQUARE

Surface finish

Dimension (mm)

Length (mm)

Black

75–250

3,000–12,000

Ground

75–250

3,000–12,000

Spot ground

75–250

3,000–12,000

FORGED BILLET ROUND

Surface finish

Diameter (mm)

Length (mm)

Black

150–400

3,000–12,000

Ground

150–400

3,000–12,000

Spot ground

150–400

3,000–12,000

Peeled

140–230

3,000–12,000

FORGED BILLET SQUARE

Surface finish

Dimension (mm)

Length (mm)

Black

150–300

3,000–12,000

Ground

150–300

3,000–12,000

Spot ground

150–300

3,000–12,000

 

Outokumpu continuously cast slabs

Outokumpu’s continuously cast slabs are utilized in both hot and cold rolling operations into coil, sheet and plate or used in the forging industry. We provide a wide range of ferritic, austenitic, duplex, heat resistant, and precipitation hardening stainless steels with consistently high quality and delivery reliability. Our production also includes 300 mm thick slab, which reduces material wastage and costs in forging applications.

Reducing yield loss by using slab in forging

 

Applications

  • Coil sheet and place production
  • Forging applications

 
Benefits

  • Consistent surface, centerline, and cast quality
  • Expert support for processing
  • 300 mm slab reduces material wastage and costs while forging
  • Reliable delivery performance

How using Outokumpu slab reducing yield loss in forging

  • 300 mm thick slab replaces ingots in certain applications
  • Cut precise shapes to minimize wastage (nesting)
  • Optimize length of slab to your needs
    • Outokumpu slab reduces yield loss in forging resulting
    • : > 10% yield benefit

 

DIMENSIONS

CAST SLAB

Surface finish

Thickness (mm)

Width (mm)

Length (mm)

Black, Ground

170

960–1,575

4,000–12,000

Black, Ground

200

960–1,575

4,000–12,000

Black, Ground

300

700–1,575

3,000–6,600

Outokumpu ingots

Outokumpu ingots are utilized for forging or rolled into large heavy billets and bars. Our ingots are produced by uphill teeming/bottom-filling into fixed sized molds. We provide stainless steel ingots in a range of grades, along with expert advice for forging and processing.

Applications

  • Billet and bar production
  • Forging applications


Benefits

  • Consistently high quality and delivery reliability
  • Expert support for processing


DIMENSIONS

INGOT

Weight (tonnes)

Surface finish

Upper size (mm)

Lower size (mm)

5.7

Black

629 x 629

452 x 452

7.2

Black

790 x 790

640 x 640

19.6 (slab ingot)

Black

765 x 1,773

621 x 1,632

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Visit 
Stainless Steel Finder  to compare EN and ASTM standard values for different stainless steel grades, thickness and width ranges and available finishes by product type. You can also get information about mechanical strength and elongation.

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