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Does Stainless Steel Have Any Magnetic Properties?

Stainless steel is commonly used in culinary and cookware, surgical and medical instruments, and construction equipment. One of its most common traits that make stainless steel so valuable is that apart from being corrosion-resistant, stainless steel is also non-magnetic. What most people do not know is that not all categories of stainless steel are non-magnetic. … Continue reading “Does Stainless Steel Have Any Magnetic Properties?”

Steel Industry Rises Once Again!

During the Covid-19 pandemic, the steel industry plummeted due to all the protocols and regulations enacted by the government. Social distancing regulations forced steel mills to employ fewer workers. Some steel mills made changes to their floor plans to ensure their employee’s safety. Such restrictions led to a fall in the steel industry during the … Continue reading “Steel Industry Rises Once Again!”

Does Stainless Steel Provide Corrosion Resistance?

The most common use of stainless steel is in medical equipment and dental instruments. There are two particular reasons for this: Stainless steel can be very easily sterilized, making it ideal for hygienic locations such as a hospital. Stainless steel is corrosion-resistant, and for places such as a kitchen or a chemical industry, it is … Continue reading “Does Stainless Steel Provide Corrosion Resistance?”

What Is Corrosion! And Here Is How Can You Prevent It?

To begin with, here are some of the different types of corrosion: Uniform Corrosion Pitting Corrosion Crevice Corrosion Intergranular Corrosion Stress Corrosion Cracking Galvanic Corrosion What Is Uniform Corrosion? You can also call this general corrosion because it is the most common type of corrosion. It takes place on the metal component’s entire surface and … Continue reading “What Is Corrosion! And Here Is How Can You Prevent It?”

The Use Of Stainless Steel In the Food And Beverage Industry – Part 2

This article is a continuation of the last article titled “The Use Of Stainless Steel In the Food And Beverage Industry.” Some other factors businesses prefer using stainless steel within the food and beverage industry are here: Bacteria And Germs While cooking and placing food on dishes, it’s very common that particles may fall on … Continue reading “The Use Of Stainless Steel In the Food And Beverage Industry – Part 2”

The Use Of Stainless Steel In the Food And Beverage Industry

Studies show that 128,000 people were admitted to a hospital and 3,000 people have died; of the 48 million who have fallen sick every year in the United States. These are due to foodborne diseases. This lead to government regulations coming into place regarding food safety and industry standards. The popular ones are HACCP and … Continue reading “The Use Of Stainless Steel In the Food And Beverage Industry”

Do You Know Some Benefits Of Stainless Steel

Stainless Steel is a steel alloy that contains about 10.5% chromium and was developed back in the early 1900s. As per usage reports, more than 150 types of different steel grades are available today. And we can broadly divide them into five basic groups. Some of the main uses are in the automotive industry, aerospace … Continue reading “Do You Know Some Benefits Of Stainless Steel”

Do You Know The Difference Between Structural And Nonstructural Steel?

Have you heard of Sears Tower, the Empire State Building, or the Chrysler Building? Did you know that they have something in common? What they have in common is the material they are all built from. Steel is what it’s called. After the Great Chicago Fire of 1871 was built, the first steel building. That … Continue reading “Do You Know The Difference Between Structural And Nonstructural Steel?”

Four Reasons To Select Stainless Steel For Your Kitchen.

Stainless steel is fantastic; it is it is the king of the construction industry. To make it, you add ten to twenty percent of chromium to an alloy mixture. You may be wondering, why stainless steel is so awesome?. Well, stainless steel has all the greatness of regular steel minus the faults of conventional steel. … Continue reading “Four Reasons To Select Stainless Steel For Your Kitchen.”

From The Impure Haematite To Steel – How Steel Is Produced?

Steel, a fantastic metal structure, requires a lot of effort and resources to produce. However, like anything good in this world, steel is undoubtedly worth the effort so let’s take a look at how steel is produced! From Haematite To Iron: After harvesting iron ore(haematite) from the mines, crude iron goes to the blast furnace. … Continue reading “From The Impure Haematite To Steel – How Steel Is Produced?”

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