Sound Solutions

The combination of corrosion resistance and attractive finish makes stainless steel a good choice for roadside sound barriers

Thom Loree - June 01, 2013

Roadside sound barriers

Excess noise is a common problem of modern, industrial life, and few places are noisier than highways. Fortunately nickel-containing stainless steel is starting to be used in a number of highway noise reduction systems.

Current Issue

Volume 32-2: Nickel on the move

From bicycles to rockets

August 09, 2017

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Feature Story:
It is actually rocket science
Given successful test experiences to date, it is abundantly clear that 3D printing and nickel-containing alloys will be critical to the future of U.S. space travel for decades to come.