Category: In Use


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


                                                            Record setting performance using iron-based superconducting wires

                                                            Nickel-tungsten alloy key to substrate

                                                            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

                                                                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