Stainless Steel World Asia 2022


Our dedicated news department gathers news and press releases from around the world to bring our community the latest developments in the stainless steel industry. Here you can find news involving the people and companies involved in the manufacturer, supply and use of corrosion resistant alloys (CRAs). Topics such as tubes & pipes, cladding, offshore, chemical process industry, welding & fabrication, 13Cr stainless steels, titanium, nickel alloys, pulp & paper and duplex stainless steels are covered as well as interviews with materials specialists, manufacturer and end users alike.

GEM to build a USD 500M joint nickel project

China's GEM Co Ltd, a battery and material recycler, announced a USD 500M joint investment to build a nickel project in Indonesia.

Vietnam’s SS round wires not to evade AD duty from US

The US Department of Commerce (USDOC) determined that the US imports of stainless steel round wire from Vietnam are not circumventing the anti-dumping duty (AD) order on stainless steel wire rods from South Korea.

TEKNA receives major titanium powder order for CAD1.7M

Tekna has received a major order from an undisclosed customer in Asia for CAD 1.7M of titanium powder. The first shipment of the material has been completed, and subsequent deliveries will continue until the end of 2023. The Customer will be using the powder in the process of metal injection molding to manufacture sub-components for personal electronic devices on a large scale.

Air Products and Technip Energies sign an agreement

Air Products (APD) has signed an agreement to supply its proprietary liquefied natural gas (LNG) process technology and equipment to Technip Energies for the Xi'An LNG Emergency Reserve & Peak Regulation Project with Shaanxi LNG Reserves & Logistics Company Ltd

Cladtek clinches win at Asian Oil & Gas awards

Cladtek, a supplier of corrosion resistant alloy mechanically lined pipes, has bagged the ESG Initiative of the Year Singapore category win at the recently held Asian Oil & Gas Awards for its strong ESG framework and the launch of key initiatives in 2022.

POSCO selected as a sustainability champion

POSCO was selected as the Sustainability Champion for two years in a row at the first half of the year member’s meeting of the World Steel Association which was held in Vienna, Austria

JFE installs an electric-arc furnace at Chiba facility

JFE Steel announced that it will install a new electric-arc furnace at the No. 4 steelmaking shop of its Chiba District facility

SeAH rolls out 24-inch STS steel pipe production line

South Korea's SeAH Steel Corp. through an expansion has the nation's largest plant for stainless steel (STS) welded steel pipe measuring 60.9 cm (24 inches) and has begun mass production.

Air Products to build new nitrogen plants

Air Products (APD), the industrial gas company serving Malaysia for nearly 50 years has announced that it will build, own, and operate two nitrogen plants in Penang's Bayan Lepas Free Industrial Zone and Batu Kawan Industrial Park.[...]

Asia will lead global midstream projects

Asia is set to witness the start of operations of 402 midstream oil and gas projects, accounting for 31% of global upcoming midstream oil and gas projects starting during 2023 and 2027, says GlobalData, a data and analytics company.