Category: In Use


Light on the land

December 2017


    Case Study 11

    Refurbishing an underwater tunnel

    December 2017


      Nickel Plated Steel

      Preventing clogged lines


        On the move with soft magnetic Ni-Fe-alloys

        Improving sustainable transport with shielding and sensor applications


          Case Study 10

          The Museum of Contemporary Art & Planning Exhibition

            powering your life

            Powering your life

            The synergy of nickel and steel in batteries

            May 2017

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              Batteries improve air quality in underground mines

              Next-generation nickel-based technologies and the potential they hold in underground mining

              May 2017

                Solar impulse

                Case Study 09

                Solar Impulse 2

                May 2017


                  Cutlery King

                  David Mellot's "designs for the public good" are a class above

                  December 2016



                    A shining example of the cheeky side of David Černý

                    August 2016


                      Containing Chernobyl

                      Nickel-containing stainless steel to defy time, climate hazards and radiation

                      August 2016


                        Well pressed with stainless steel

                        Speedy and durable mechanical joining technique for stainless plumbing systems

                        August 2016


                          Lighting the way

                          Nickel-metal hydride batteries bring light and a safer environment to communities in extreme climates

                          April 2016


                            Case Study: Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge

                            the longest sea bridge in the world

                            April 2016

                              Artificial hand using NiTi wires

                              Helping hands

                              Flexible lightweight artificial hands from nickel-titanium alloy

                              December 2015

                                Ni reserves


                                An abundant resource for the future

                                December 2015

                                  Food processing equipment with non-slip floor

                                  Safer Workers

                                  Stainless steel floor surface reduces falls and provides hygiene in the food processing industry

                                  December 2015


                                    On the roof of Europe...

                                    A nickel-containing stainless steel refuge

                                    August 2015


                                      Safe Keeping

                                      Food chain dependance on nickel materials

                                      August 2015

                                        Flying CarpetSMALL

                                        Maria Pergay

                                        Making dreams materialise

                                        April 2015


                                          Water: an urban and recreational balance

                                          Nickel-containing stainless steel make it possible

                                          April 2015


                                            Case Study 04

                                            Armada platform accomodation rules

                                            April 2015


                                              Venus rising

                                              December 2014


                                                Carrying Japan' value-added future

                                                Stainless steel tanks for transport and storage

                                                December 2014


                                                  Case Study 03

                                                  Thames Gateway - Water Treatment works

                                                  December 2014


                                                    Greening Power

                                                    How nickel is enabling the shift to low-carbon energy

                                                    July 2014


                                                      Really Green Ethanol

                                                      Enabled by nickel-containing alloys

                                                      July 2014


                                                        Reclaim, reuse, recycle, revitalize

                                                        A second life for nickel-containing stainless steel

                                                        March 2014


                                                          Stainless rebar

                                                          Past, present and future

                                                          March 2014


                                                            Training on Stainless Steel

                                                            George Brown Chef School students put the grades to the test

                                                            October 2013

                                                              Elwood Haynes

                                                              The History of Stainless Steel—Part 4

                                                              America Enters the Picture

                                                              June 2013

                                                                Roadside sound barriers

                                                                Sound Solutions

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

                                                                June 2013


                                                                  Record setting performance using iron-based superconducting wires

                                                                  Nickel-tungsten alloy key to substrate

                                                                  June 2013

                                                                    Early stainless steel cutlery

                                                                    The History of Stainless Steel—Part 3

                                                                    The First Commercial Stainless Steels

                                                                    March 2013


                                                                      LEED gold for old

                                                                      Nickel helps historic buildings achieve LEED status

                                                                      October 2013

                                                                        Earning its keep

                                                                        Improved products and extended machine life with stainless steel

                                                                        October 2013

                                                                          Spark plug

                                                                          Keeping the spark alive

                                                                          Nickel alloys for spark plug ignition

                                                                          March 2013

                                                                            Disk drive

                                                                            Nickel for memory

                                                                            Essential for digital storage and retrieval

                                                                            March 2013

                                                                              Compressor Wheel

                                                                              Re-inventing the wheel

                                                                              Electroless nickel coatings boost the efficiency of automotive engines

                                                                              March 2013

                                                                                p13 LangguthCleanLabellingMachine

                                                                                Even the labelling

                                                                                The final step in food and drug safety

                                                                                October 2013

                                                                                  p12_Filling line

                                                                                  Sterile Packaging

                                                                                  Nickel enables the safest liquid food and medicine

                                                                                  October 2013


                                                                                    Cheese production with an artisanal flavour

                                                                                    Stainless steel for dependable taste and quality

                                                                                    October 2013

                                                                                      International LoadStar

                                                                                      Stainless Steel Cabs

                                                                                      ensure durability in the trucking industry

                                                                                      November 2012

                                                                                        Personal Care Products Facility

                                                                                        Super Austenitic Stainless

                                                                                        The solution to personal care corrosion problem

                                                                                        November 2012

                                                                                          Stainless Steel Couplings

                                                                                          Stainless Steel Couplings

                                                                                          A crucial component in piping systems

                                                                                          November 2012

                                                                                            Leon Guillet

                                                                                            The History of Stainless Steel—Part 2

                                                                                            The First Stainless Steels in the Laboratory

                                                                                            November 2012

                                                                                              Ni-coatings and Aircraft

                                                                                              Taking off with Nickel

                                                                                              More nickel in an airplane than you may have thought

                                                                                                Iron Age Tools

                                                                                                The History of Stainless Steel – Part 1

                                                                                                Developments before the Discovery of Stainless Steels

                                                                                                  Nitinol Archwires

                                                                                                  Nitinol Archwires Prove They Have Teeth

                                                                                                  Celebrating a nickel-titanium breakthrough in orthodontics

                                                                                                    Stainless steel recycling

                                                                                                    Stainless Steel Recycling

                                                                                                    It's what's recycled that counts, not the recycled content

                                                                                                      Nickel Fertilizer

                                                                                                      Essential Nickel

                                                                                                      Naturally-occurring, micro-nutrient nickel fundamental in ammonia conversion

                                                                                                        Plumbing Fixtures

                                                                                                        Plumbing Fixtures

                                                                                                        All-stainless: not just for institutions anymore

                                                                                                          Nickel-containing stainless steel sinks

                                                                                                          Kitchen Sink Central

                                                                                                          Nickel-containing stainless steel kitchen sinks are valued around the world for their ability to withstand intense, everyday use

                                                                                                            Chilean Miner Rescue

                                                                                                            Nickel Alloy Steel to the Rescue

                                                                                                            The essential role of nickel in the Plan B shaft

                                                                                                            June 2011

                                                                                                              Stainless Steel Mesh

                                                                                                              Stainless Steel Accelerates Barcelona's Metro Line Expansion Project

                                                                                                              Stainless steel mesh satisfy both aesthetics and safety requirements

                                                                                                              June 2011

                                                                                                                Stainless Steel Rebar

                                                                                                                A Bridge in a Hurry

                                                                                                                Major urban arterial span gets quick makeover

                                                                                                                June 2011

                                                                                                                  Holman Street bridge, Brisbane Queensland Australia

                                                                                                                  Modest Structures Enduring Results

                                                                                                                  Engineers in Gold Coast City and Ottawa choose nickel-containingstainless steels to prevent corrosion in infrastructure

                                                                                                                  June 2011

                                                                                                                    Thames Barrier

                                                                                                                    Thames Barrier

                                                                                                                    Maintained with Superduplex

                                                                                                                    December 2009


                                                                                                                      Metal Muscles

                                                                                                                      Researchers at North Carolina State University are using nickel-titanium shape memory alloys to create a new generation of remote-control flyers

                                                                                                                      June 2010

                                                                                                                        Champagne Bar

                                                                                                                        A Touch of Class

                                                                                                                        Brushed nickel sheet brings elegance and warmth to the "Champagne Bar" in London’s Westfield shopping district

                                                                                                                        June 2010

                                                                                                                          Stainless Dome

                                                                                                                          Olympic Coverage

                                                                                                                          Twin domes made of nickel-containing stainless steel the place to meet at the Vancouver Olympics

                                                                                                                          June 2010


                                                                                                                            Life Saver

                                                                                                                            Corrosion-resistant stainless steel needles in epinephrine injection pens remain sterile until needed

                                                                                                                            November 2010


                                                                                                                              The Sharp End

                                                                                                                              Nickel-containing stainless steels make the hypodermic needle a life-saver

                                                                                                                              November 2010

                                                                                                                                Vinyl Record

                                                                                                                                Vinyl Revival

                                                                                                                                Nickel plays an essential role on both sides of the ongoing analogue-digital debate

                                                                                                                                November 2010


                                                                                                                                  Clean and Efficient Drug Manufacturing

                                                                                                                                  Nickel-containing alloys are the materials of choice for the bio-pharmaceutical industry

                                                                                                                                  November 2010


                                                                                                                                    'Mining' Stainless Steel

                                                                                                                                    Exploring the Essential Role of Stainless Steel Scrap

                                                                                                                                    June 2010

                                                                                                                                      Cebu Temple

                                                                                                                                      Cebu Temple

                                                                                                                                      A bracket system designed for longevity

                                                                                                                                      December 2009

                                                                                                                                        Vichy Water Sports Centre

                                                                                                                                        The Stainless Alternative in Public Pools

                                                                                                                                        Vichy Water Sports Centre makes a big splash

                                                                                                                                        December 2009