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  • Japan’s seamless steel pipe output drops in May on decreased car output & fewer operation days

    Japan’s seamless steel pipe output drops in May on decreased car output & fewer operation days

    According to statistics, Japan produced a total of around 13,000 tons of seamless steel pipes in May this year, dropping by 10.4% compared to the same month a year ago. The output in the first five months amounted to approximately 75,600 tons, a year-on-year decrease of 8.8%. The output of seamle...
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  • The History of Stainless Steel

    The History of Stainless Steel

    What is stainless steel? ‘Stainless’ is a term coined early in the development of these steels for cutlery applications. It was adopted as a generic name for these steels and now covers a wide range of steel types and grades for corrosion or oxidation resistant applications. Stainless steels are ...
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  • Raw Steels MMI: Steel prices continue to drop

    Raw Steels MMI: Steel prices continue to drop

    April U.S. steel imports, production slide U.S. steel imports and U.S. steel production started to soften. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, total U.S. imports of steel products saw an 11.68% decline from March to April. HRC, CRC, HDG and coiled plate imports saw respective 25.11%, 16.27%, 8.9...
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  • How to test pipe fitting?

    How to test pipe fitting?

    Pipe Fitting Inspection & Testing During the manufacturing various Inspection & Testing are carried out on pipe fitting to ensure quality of the product. Hydrotest for Pipe Fittings Hydrostatic Test Not required for pipe fittings unless specifically requested b...
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  • EN 10216: EU standards

    EN 10216: EU standards

    EN 10216-1: EU standards  EN 10216-2: EU standards   Purpose:  For the boiler pipes, tobacco pipes, super heater tubes, air pre-heater tubes. Following consultations, can also be supply other grades of steel pipe. Mechanical properties:       Standard Grade Tensile strength (MPa) Yie...
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  • ASTM A333

    ASTM A333

    ASTM A333 / A333M – 16 Standard Specification for Seamless and Welded Steel Pipe for Low-Temperature Service and Other Applications with Required Notch Toughness.   ASTM A333 covers wall seamless and welded carbon and alloy steel pipe intended for use at low temperatures. The pipe shal...
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