Steelmaking Archive

Important Factors to Consider Before Starting a Steel Business

Are you thinking about starting a steel business in the near future? There is always a demand for steel products and this is a trend that looks set to continue for many years to come. However, like any business venture, there are potential risks and factors you need to consider before you start this type

The New Titanium Super-Steel

Steel, owing to its strength, affordability and ease-of-production, has been the most dominant Iron alloy and has been mechanizing our industries for several decades now, replacing other Iron compositions. However, even Steel, the backbone of our Civilization, is evolving along with newer technologies and necessities. Polymers have been on the forefront of materials technology, along

Saving Money in the Steel Business

Many companies are exploring new ways to bring down costs and save money to improve their profit margin. Just because you are in the steel business doesn’t mean you should accept the costs as they are. Here are some ways to cut down costs so that your business can grow! Routine Maintenance is a Must

Here’s What You Need to Know about Choosing a Business Location

Nowadays, having just one job is not going to cut it. And no, this is not about getting more money than what we are all getting from day job salaries. People have just recently found a drive to start their own business, whether it is a small, independent one or a partnership with big corporations.

Type 316 Stainless Steel Properties and Uses

Type 316 steel is an austenitic chromium-nickel stainless steel which contains 2 to 3 % molybdenum. The molybdenum content increases corrosion resistance, enhances resistance to pitting in chloride ion solutions and augments strength at high temperatures. It is particularly effective in acidic environments and in defensive against corrosion caused by the sulfuric, hydrochloric, acetic, formic and tartaric acids and as well as acid

Forecasting of steel price- An Econometric modelling approach

To take investment decisions in the steel industry, steel price forecasting is necessary. Instability in steel price has been exceptional these days and the international steel markets. These sudden and wild swings in the international steel price have occurred rarely before. An econometric price forecasting model Using econometric modeling techniques, a statistical approach to price

Common Steel Alloying Agents

Alloying can be defined as mixture of metals. Steel is a mixture of iron and other elements but mostly Carbon and the carbon in a steel alloy most likely contribute up to 2.1% of its weight. The process of alloying is used to alter the chemical composition of steel and develop its properties over carbon steel

In Airplanes, Lighter is not Always Better

There’s a saying in the aircraft manufacturing industry: “Lighter is better.” After all, with lighter parts, comes huge savings for the airlines that operate the aircraft. It all comes down to fuel efficiency after all. According to a press release in 2012 by the IATA, fuel accounted for about 1/3 of the airline industries operating

What You Need to Know About Steel ?

Steel buildings are meant to be more than just warehouses. Armstrong Steel buildings, especially, are durable and much more affordable per square foot than you might think. The cost varies and will depend on such things as size, finishing options, structural loads, and design. However, the prices are typically constant and not very hard to

Mill Stands | Steel Industry

S.M.T. Machines Pvt. Ltd’s is the manufacturer and supplier of Mill Stands. The company is an ISO 9001-2000 certified company and a Government of India recognized export house. The mill stands are for the rolling of wire rods, TMT, medium section, light section & heavy section steel of ferrous and non-ferrous metal. The size is