Increase in Heavy Ship Plate & Offshore Plates Stock

Whilst the market is still subdued for commodity steels, we are now seeing small signs of movement as critical projects are starting to moving forward and everyone is adjusting their projections to cope with a low oil price. One of the hardest things to cope with as a resource producer is what the price will […]

Heavy Steel Plates in Civil Engineering

Even if the construction industry is presently not performing well in many European countries, structures made of steel are becoming more and more popular. The advantages of this building material (such as high resistance, safe and high-quality fabrication and sustainability) are becoming more and more appreciated by architects and civil engineers. Further, steel structures have […]

High Strength Steel – TMCP and QT Plates for Heavy Structures

This article summarizes the current state of the art in the production and application of TMCP high strength steel plates for steel structures. Using¬†the thermomechanical rolling process heavy steel plates with a yield strength of up to 500 MPa can be produced. These are also characterized by best fabrication properties, therefore these products can be […]