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Global Trend Analyst at Sandvik

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17 May 2019 , Stainless steel, Mark Newman

If the question were asked "what is Sandvik Materials Technology (SMT) best known for?", a large proportion of people would answer "Duplex Stainless Steels". The world of stainless steel tends not to generate too much public controversy, but I recall an ongoing argument back in the early 90’s in the letters pages of Stainless Steel World about duplex stainless steels and the role Sandvik 3RE60 played in duplex development.

23 Mar 2018 , Sustainability, Mark Newman

From the few examples mentioned in this column, new methods of generating electricity will also require new materials solutions to deal with the environments they will work in.