Making the grade

News and developments in the world of corrosion resistant alloys through the eyes of Corrotherm International

Life of nickel alloys

10 April 2018

It was over 260 years ago in 1751 that nickel was discovered as an element. Since then, nickel alloys have been created, improved and evolved to bring us the modern superalloys we rely on today
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Published in Corrotherm News, Nickel Alloys

Characteristics you never knew about nickel-chromium-based superalloys    

05 April 2018

 
The nickel-chromium superalloys that Corrotherm supplies are technically superior to other alloys. We look in more detail at their exceptional properties
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The advantage of using metal alloys over pure metals in the oil and gas industry

27 March 2018

Corrotherm supplies and distributes a wide range of nickel alloys, intended for all manner of end uses and applications within the oil and gas industry. But why are these nickel-based alloys used in such aggressive environments rather than pure metals?
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What is servitisation in manufacturing?

20 March 2018

We’re entering a period of change in the manufacturing industry. Is servitisation the way forward, and what does it mean for UK manufacturers?
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Product focus: INCOLOY alloy 925 in the sour gas industry

15 March 2018

Popular in the sour gas industry, INCOLOY alloy 925 offers both very high strength and exceptional corrosion resistance. It’s a useful material that can be used for a wide range of components in its age-hardened state.
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Published in Sour Oil and Gas

How to select corrosion-resistant alloys for the sour gas and oil industry

09 February 2018

When choosing materials for use in the presence of sour gas, there are a lot of factors to take into consideration. Here we review the selection process, the key properties required and which nickel alloys meet the standard
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3D printing milestones to look forward to in 2018

02 February 2018

3D printing has a big role to play in the future of industrial manufacturing. As we enter 2018, we look ahead at what advances we can look forward to for the technology
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Nickel alloys that fight the nitridation process

26 January 2018

If the effects of nitridation could be a problem in your next project, you may a superalloy that performs under high-temperature conditions without allowing nitrides to form. We look at the problem of nitridation in more detail and how to combat it
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The role of technology in today’s world of manufacturing

19 January 2018

There is no denying that technology is changing the face of UK manufacturing, and continued innovation will help to propel the industry forward into the future. We take a closer look
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The strength of age-hardened INCONEL alloy 725

09 January 2018

Extreme strength and toughness are desirable qualities in industrial applications. We explore the strength properties of INCONEL alloy 725, an age-hardened material with exceptional corrosion resistance
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Published in Corrotherm News