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.

PTTEP joins UNEP’s methane partnership

PTT Exploration and Production Public Company Limited (PTTEP) recently signed the memorandum of understanding (MoU) to participate in the Oil & Gas Methane Partnership 2.0 (OGMP 2.0) under the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)

Ecopro to invest USD 86M in Indonesia

South Korea's Ecopro agreed with an additional investment of USD 86M in a nickel processing plant in Indonesia to expand its nickel supply chain.

Indonesian, Australian firms team up on zero-emission

Leading private Indonesian steelmaker PT Gunung Raja Paksi Tbk (GRP), a member of Gunung Steel Group, is working towards a greener and more inclusive future, with a plan to reduce carbon emissions from the steel industry by replacing natural gas with green hydrogen produced on site using Australian technology.

Yongjin Group to focus on SS sheet production

Yongjin Group, one of the important companies in the production of stainless cold rolled sheet, announced that it will complete the project of moving its facility to Zhejiang province by the end of 2023

World’s first 3-strand slab caster in operation

In September 2023, the world’s first 3-strand continuous slab caster was implemented at Chinese steel producer Tangshan Donghua Iron and Steel Enterprise Group’s site in Tangshan, Hebei province, China.

DNV floating lidar advisory project for wind farms

DNV is providing technical advisory and project management support for the deployment and monitoring of seven Floating Lidar System (FLS) devices for KREDO Offshore 【...】

HKU Engineering team develops new ultra SS for H2

A research project led by Professor Mingxin Huang at the Department of Mechanical Engineering of the University of Hong Kong (HKU) has made a brand-new breakthrough over conventional stainless steel and the development of stainless steel for hydrogen (SS-H2)

TISCO’s TFC22-X stainless steel for fuel cells launched

Recently, the super ultra-pure ferrite TFC22-X stainless steel of Taiyuan Iron & Steel Co., Ltd (TISCO) has been delivered to the leading domestic fuel cells company in batches. That solved the problem of key strategic materials in the new energy field.

PTTEP joins forces with the academic sector

PTTEP unites with leading universities in Thailand, including Chulalongkorn University in promoting academic research on geoscience and petroleum engineering as well as [...]

TISCO achieves perfect surface finish on SS plates

TISCO modernised the production line in its hot rolling mill for stainless steel plates. As a partner in this challenging project, Rösler built the biggest vertical shotblast machine in the company’s history.