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3 May 2021 , Feature

We’re delighted and extremely proud that, despite the challenges and changes that have been faced due to the pandemic, the transition to Chomutov has carried on according to plan.

28 Apr 2021 , Press release

Sandvik has won a contract to supply seamless coiled tubing made from its SAF 2507® super duplex stainless steel to a geothermal plant in Central America.

28 Apr 2021 , Feature

This year in April, it is exactly one hundred years since stainless steel was manufactured for the first time at Sandvik. After the first melting in April 1921, Sandvik started regular tube production, followed by wire and strip. The volumes were low in the beginning but subsequently increased steadily.

27 Apr 2021 , Press release

Sanicro® 825 (UNS NO8825) extends our growing Sanicro® portfolio of nickel alloys and austenitic stainless steels for aggressive wet, corrosive and high-temperature, pressure, acidic and seawater conditions.

27 Apr 2021 , Feature

The development of Exera® medical wire led to the award of the “Wilhelm Haglund Medal to the Product Developer of the Year” in 2021 to Gary Davies, Tim Tacionis, and Gene Kleinschmit from business unit Medical

21 Apr 2021 , Feature

Duplex Stainless Steels are becoming more popular due to their great level of design and corrosion resistance benefit they have to offer while maintaining low project costs. Welding these materials can be a challenge, but it does not have to be.

20 Apr 2021 , Feature

Sandvik receives MP Corrosion Innovation of the Year Award for Sanicro® 35.

9 Apr 2021 , Feature

While we all accept that face-to-face is preferable, read more to find out how we used digital means to forge connections with existing and new contacts.

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11 Dec 2020 , News

The Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences (IVA) is boosting its expertise and knowledge base with the addition of 42 new Fellows, including seven International Fellows. One of these Fellows is Eva Lindh-Ulmgren, Director of Materials Design at Sandvik Materials Technology.

27 Nov 2020 , News

Keith Hottle, director of quality and metallurgy for Sandvik Materials Technology has once again been presented with an award by ASTM International’s nonferrous and alloys committee, the Gary M. Kralik Distinguished Service Award.

15 Oct 2020 , News

Thanks to the use of a more energy-efficient lime in our steel mill in Sandviken, Sandvik has achieved an indirect reduction of 5,800 tonnes CO2 emissions per year.

23 Sep 2020 , News

Sandvik Materials Technology announces plans to expand its operations of precision medical wire and wire-based components to Tucson, Arizona, US.

25 Jun 2020 , News

NACE International recently awarded its 2020 Distinguished Organization Award to Sandvik Materials Technology, and Sandvik’s Ulf Kivisäkk was also awarded the NACE Technical Achievement Award.

27 May 2020 , News

Göran Björkman, President of Sandvik Materials Technology (“SMT”), has been appointed Chairman of the Swedish Association of Industrial Employers (“Industriarbetsgivarna” in Swedish).

24 Mar 2020 , News

Sandvik is right now supporting the fight against the coronavirus by supplying precision wire to ventilator manufacturers.

20 Mar 2020 , News

Sandvik Materials Technology has received large orders for advanced tubes for the energy segment.

Press releases

28 Apr 2021 , Press release

Sandvik has won a contract to supply seamless coiled tubing made from its SAF 2507® super duplex stainless steel to a geothermal plant in Central America.

27 Apr 2021 , Press release

Sanicro® 825 (UNS NO8825) extends our growing Sanicro® portfolio of nickel alloys and austenitic stainless steels for aggressive wet, corrosive and high-temperature, pressure, acidic and seawater conditions.

8 Feb 2021 , Press release

The new factory will take Sandvik’s production to the next level and meet burgeoning demand for locally manufactured products in India.

25 Aug 2020 , Press release

Sanicro® 35, the latest addition to Sandvik’s growing Sanicro® portfolio of nickel alloys and austenitic stainless steels, offers exceptional high performance, strength and corrosion-resistance at a wide range of temperatures.

5 Aug 2020 , Press release

Sandvik has appointed Jari Ponsiluoma as Product Manager for Heat Exchanger and Fertilizer, Tube, EMEA.

24 Feb 2020 , Press release

Sandvik has won the first large scale stainless steel umbilical tube order in Brazil’s pre-salt Mero oilfield.

30 Jan 2020 , Press release

To increase the availability of its high-quality seamless stainless tube, add flexibility for introducing new grades and strengthen regional service, Sandvik is adding a new cold finishing tube manufacturing line at its Mehsana Mill, in Gujarat western India, to be inaugurated January 30, 2020. The new high-tech line, mainly aimed at the production of heat exchanger tubing and for other demanding industrial applications, will double Mehsana’s cold-working capacity and thus allow for swifter delivery times across the Asia Pacific region.

20 Nov 2019 , Press release

Sandvik, the leading medical wire specialist, is adding stranding and coating capabilities to its production unit in Palm Coast, Florida. By doing so the company is stepping up focus on customizable wire solutions based on EXERA® high precision medical wire one step further. Sandvik is presenting its wire and wire-based solutions at Compamed 2019, Messe Dűsseldorf, 18-21 November.

Features

3 May 2021 , Feature

We’re delighted and extremely proud that, despite the challenges and changes that have been faced due to the pandemic, the transition to Chomutov has carried on according to plan.

28 Apr 2021 , Feature

This year in April, it is exactly one hundred years since stainless steel was manufactured for the first time at Sandvik. After the first melting in April 1921, Sandvik started regular tube production, followed by wire and strip. The volumes were low in the beginning but subsequently increased steadily.

27 Apr 2021 , Feature

The development of Exera® medical wire led to the award of the “Wilhelm Haglund Medal to the Product Developer of the Year” in 2021 to Gary Davies, Tim Tacionis, and Gene Kleinschmit from business unit Medical

21 Apr 2021 , Feature

Duplex Stainless Steels are becoming more popular due to their great level of design and corrosion resistance benefit they have to offer while maintaining low project costs. Welding these materials can be a challenge, but it does not have to be.

20 Apr 2021 , Feature

Sandvik receives MP Corrosion Innovation of the Year Award for Sanicro® 35.

9 Apr 2021 , Feature

While we all accept that face-to-face is preferable, read more to find out how we used digital means to forge connections with existing and new contacts.

30 Mar 2021 , Feature

We came up with a series of coordinated, global webinars for our range of tubes, including high-temperature tubes, to bring together all our regions and clients across the globe.

22 Mar 2021 , Feature

The virtual Nitrogen + Syngas USA 2021 event held earlier this year was a great opportunity to learn from, and connect with, major producers and licensors in North America. It also provided valuable insights on a range of topics including current challenges in the market, new technologies, OPEX optimization and best practices.

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