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6 Dec 2016 , News

A dream will now come true when the Municipality of Sandviken, Sandvik Materials Technology and AGA Gas join together to inaugurate Sweden’s fourth hydrogen refueling station in Sandviken today.

29 Nov 2016 , Press release

On November 29, 2016, Sandvik is set to open a new distribution center in Singapore to meet increasing demand for its advanced stainless steel and special alloy products, particularly in South East Asia and the wider Asia-Pacific (APAC) region.

28 Nov 2016 , Press release

Kanthal® is Sandvik Group’s brand for heating technology products and services and a world leader in its business segment. In order to further strengthen the brand in the market place, it will now be endorsed as “Part of Sandvik Group” and the brand identity will be updated accordingly.

4 Nov 2016 , News

Sandvik has a proven track record of groundbreaking solutions for a wide range of industries. From energy-saving materials for air conditioners, to coated fuel cell plates in large series and a super-thin platinum-iridium alloyed wire in a brain implant for Parkinson’s patients. While working on advanced materials technology to make a difference for both people and the environment, Sandvik examines how advanced their products really are – can they be explained to an 11-year-old?

4 Nov 2016 , News

Pushing the boundaries of materials to solve advanced customer challenges is what Sandvik’s materials experts do at work. In a different type of case, one of Sandvik’s researchers needed to come up with a solution for an 11-year-old with track and field ambitions! “Though an unusual task, this is in fact very close to how we work with our customers,” says Björn Mogard, Global Product Manager for Precision strip products at Sandvik.

25 Oct 2016 , News

On October 26-27, HFC Nordic is held in Sandviken, Sweden. Companies, research institutes, municipalities and others with an interest in fuel cells and hydrogen applications are gathered to discuss opportunities to reduce the carbon footprint through hydrogen-powered fuel cell vehicles. Petra Einarsson, President of Sandvik Materials Technology, holds the welcome speech.

25 Oct 2016 , Press release

For the first time, Sandvik will exhibit at Airtec 2016 where it will reveal its innovative seamless 21-6-9 tube material developed specifically for demanding aerospace applications, and offer its partnership in shaping the future of the aerospace industry.

19 Oct 2016 , News

How to reduce water consumption, reduce waste and increase the metal recycling? Sandvik participates in the newly started EU project Inspirewater with the aim of developing new technology to do just that.

13 Oct 2016 , Press release

Sanmac® 2205 duplex stainless steel hollow bar was used for construction of the Holmestrand station, part of a new high-speed rail system that will transform Norway’s transport infrastructure. Sandvik’s input contributed towards the project’s on time completion.

11 Oct 2016 , Press release

We now launch our new brand for fine wire and wire based components used in medical devices - EXERA™. Sandvik’s fine medical wire is a niche product with great growth potential. We distinguish our medical fine wire with a new brand name to better attract medical device OEM’s and universities around the globe. EXERA™ branded products are incorporated into devices which improve people’s lives now and will continue to do so in the future.

News

6 Dec 2016 , News

A dream will now come true when the Municipality of Sandviken, Sandvik Materials Technology and AGA Gas join together to inaugurate Sweden’s fourth hydrogen refueling station in Sandviken today.

4 Nov 2016 , News

Sandvik has a proven track record of groundbreaking solutions for a wide range of industries. From energy-saving materials for air conditioners, to coated fuel cell plates in large series and a super-thin platinum-iridium alloyed wire in a brain implant for Parkinson’s patients. While working on advanced materials technology to make a difference for both people and the environment, Sandvik examines how advanced their products really are – can they be explained to an 11-year-old?

4 Nov 2016 , News

Pushing the boundaries of materials to solve advanced customer challenges is what Sandvik’s materials experts do at work. In a different type of case, one of Sandvik’s researchers needed to come up with a solution for an 11-year-old with track and field ambitions! “Though an unusual task, this is in fact very close to how we work with our customers,” says Björn Mogard, Global Product Manager for Precision strip products at Sandvik.

25 Oct 2016 , News

On October 26-27, HFC Nordic is held in Sandviken, Sweden. Companies, research institutes, municipalities and others with an interest in fuel cells and hydrogen applications are gathered to discuss opportunities to reduce the carbon footprint through hydrogen-powered fuel cell vehicles. Petra Einarsson, President of Sandvik Materials Technology, holds the welcome speech.

19 Oct 2016 , News

How to reduce water consumption, reduce waste and increase the metal recycling? Sandvik participates in the newly started EU project Inspirewater with the aim of developing new technology to do just that.

9 Sep 2016 , News

Sandvik is once again selected as a member of the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI).

30 Aug 2016 , News

Sandvik’s advanced stainless steel is the base for an innovative prototype boat being built by Swedish Steel Yacht AB (SSY).

The new boat will be built under a partnership agreement signed by Swedish Steel Yachts AB (SSY), Sandvik Materials Technology, AGA Gas, Saab and Scania CV in high-strength, maintenance-free, stainless steel.

9 Aug 2016 , News

Visit the Sandvik booth at ONS, 29 Aug - 1 Sept!

Having recently achieved NORSOK approval for its Alloy 625 hot isostatic pressed (HIP) products Sandvik will showcase its extensive expertise in the production of complex components for oil & gas applications, using powder metallurgy HIP technology, on its stand at ONS 2016: Swedish Pavilion, Booth 6.

31 May 2016 , News

On Tuesday 31st, a Groundbreaking Ceremony was held for the new pickling plant at the hot production flow for tube manufacturing in Sandviken for Sandvik Materials Technology. With a custom-made shovel, Project Manager Christina Anttila made the first dig together with Michael Andersson, Head of Product Area Tube, Ulrika Silver Supply Manager Tube, and President Petra Einarsson, Sandvik Materials Technology. The new pickling line will be up and running by the end of 2017.

30 May 2016 , News

If you have any interest what so ever in ice hockey, you probably know the brand BAUER, one of the main manufacturers of skates and other hockey equipment in the world. Innovation has taken them to this position. BAUER actually developed the skates as we know them; with a blade attached to a boot. For the high-end skates, that blade is made of Sandvik steel. John Davidson, Senior category launch manager, skates with 12 years with Bauer Hockey, tells us why:

Press releases

29 Nov 2016 , Press release

On November 29, 2016, Sandvik is set to open a new distribution center in Singapore to meet increasing demand for its advanced stainless steel and special alloy products, particularly in South East Asia and the wider Asia-Pacific (APAC) region.

28 Nov 2016 , Press release

Kanthal® is Sandvik Group’s brand for heating technology products and services and a world leader in its business segment. In order to further strengthen the brand in the market place, it will now be endorsed as “Part of Sandvik Group” and the brand identity will be updated accordingly.

25 Oct 2016 , Press release

For the first time, Sandvik will exhibit at Airtec 2016 where it will reveal its innovative seamless 21-6-9 tube material developed specifically for demanding aerospace applications, and offer its partnership in shaping the future of the aerospace industry.

13 Oct 2016 , Press release

Sanmac® 2205 duplex stainless steel hollow bar was used for construction of the Holmestrand station, part of a new high-speed rail system that will transform Norway’s transport infrastructure. Sandvik’s input contributed towards the project’s on time completion.

11 Oct 2016 , Press release

We now launch our new brand for fine wire and wire based components used in medical devices - EXERA™. Sandvik’s fine medical wire is a niche product with great growth potential. We distinguish our medical fine wire with a new brand name to better attract medical device OEM’s and universities around the globe. EXERA™ branded products are incorporated into devices which improve people’s lives now and will continue to do so in the future.

5 Oct 2016 , Press release

Sandvik is launching five new welding wire and covered electrode additions to its Sanicro™ nickel alloy welding materials program, on its stand A33, hall 6, at India Essen Welding & Cutting, Bombay Convention & Exhibition Centre, Mumbai, 5-7 October. Complementing the introductions is a new flux, Sandvik 69S specifically designed for ESW high speed cladding.

4 Oct 2016 , Press release

Sandvik has inaugurated a new, state-of-the-art, fully automated ultrasonic testing facility for pipes to the oil and gas industry. “The new facility puts Sandvik in a world leading position as a manufacturer of OCTG (Oil Country Tubular Goods),” said Per Olsson Artberger, Sandvik Global Product Manager for OCTG.

2 Sep 2016 , Press release
Sanmac soundquiz 3

Sandvik will be launching new generation Sanmac® at IMTS in Chicago, IL, USA, September 12-17, offering a stainless steel material which can significantly increase machining rates. To demonstrate this, the company will be running a ‘Sound Challenge’ on its Booth W-1228 to see if visitors can identify ‘The sound of higher productivity.’

2 Sep 2016 , Press release

Kanthal® will showcase its latest advances in high temperature air & gas heating and heating modules at Glasstec 2016 that are designed to bring customers’ process temperatures to new heights. The international trade fair for glass production, processing and products will be held at the Düsseldorf Exhibition Centre, Germany (20-23 September).

8 Jul 2016 , Press release

Sandvik’s Distribution Center Venlo (DC Venlo) in the Netherlands has undergone a major refurbishment and upgrade project while also introducing new product lines and initiatives to advance its service provision for customers. This includes reductions in international lead times by weeks.

Features

16 Mar 2016 , Feature

For decades, scientists have been struggling to harness the power of the ocean in a commercially viable way. Exploiting wave energy correctly can generate electricity, to run a desalination process, pump water, or power homes, among a host of other tasks. It is considered to be the most concentrated and least variable form of renewable energy.

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