In the ever-evolving world of photovoltaic energy, where innovation drives progress, our customer, a leader in the solar energy industry, embarked on a groundbreaking venture to develop a novel model of solar panels. This cutting-edge prototype distinguishes itself by its dynamic ability to track the sun’s movement across the sky from dawn till dusk. This…
Telescopic masts emerge as a groundbreaking solution in the field of naval propulsion, particularly for sizable vessels like chemical tankers and construction ships. This article aims to delve into the design and application of these telescopic masts, focusing on a specific case intended for Germany.
Lean duplex has become more commonly used to counteract the strong price fluctuations typical seen in stainless steel grades. Lean duplex has a significant lower level of nickel compared to a typical stainless steel grade (such as 304/316) – resulting in more price stable alloy. In addition to higher price stability, lean duplex offers a…
Carbon steel and stainless steel architectural structural profiles are widely used in architecture and civil engineering to create strong, durable and aesthetically appealing facades. Both materials offer unique characteristics that make them suitable for a variety of applications.
In the pulp and paper industry, steel is indispensable. In fact, it is used for several purposes: construction of machinery, equipment and essential components for paper production. Steel provides durability, strength and ability to withstand the paper manufacturing process, thus ensuring efficiency, safety and reliability. Where is steel essential in a paper mill? Montanstahl produces…
The nuclear industry uses stainless steel in a variety of components: reactors, heat exchangers, turbines, radioactive sludge ponds, and more. The components used are generally made of stainless steel, a material that provides maximum corrosion resistance, has a long lifetime and thus provides reliability with little to no maintenance.
The design of Bonnet Tower in Milan The renovation of the area where the old Unilever Tower stood, built in the 1960s, to become the new Corso Como Place is a true masterpiece that exemplifies the beauty of modern design. With its sleek lines and practical layout, these incredible buildings are not only aesthetically pleasing…
The University of Tampa in Florida, USA, is home to the world’s largest Ars Sonora, a 30-meter-high artistic-musical work composed of 63 bells supported by stainless steel custom hollow sections and connected to three different keyboards, each of which reproduces a different sound and thus a different musical note.
Paddington Station is one of the top 10 stations on the new Elizabeth Line, a 136-kilometer-long rail link that crosses the entire city from west to east and joins the Bakerloo Line and regional and domestic trains from across the kingdom. In fact, it is the first tube line for passengers coming from Wales and…
For a new Urea and Ammonium Nitrate (UAN) fertilizer plant in Poland, several stainless structural sections were needed.
Especially the dome of the tower was designed with curved sections. And in order to reduce problems when assembling the dome, the engineers demanded for these sections being in one single piece and not butt-welded.
For the aeronautical industry, in particular for aircraft production, a special section was requested for use in a corrosive environment. The section was going to be used as an arm where a linear robot was going to move along for handling components within an acid tank.
Standard stainless structural beams and channels where supplied for a ammonium-phosphate fertiliser plant in Australia.
The site is located in North West Queensland, where in addition to beneficiation of ammonia, phosphoric acid and granulation plants, also a phosphate mine and ore processing facility are settled.
Sberbank is Russia’s oldest state bank with more than 200.000 employees and over 20.000 branch offices spread over the country.
Within the program for continuous performance improve and update courses, the bank’s management will attend trainings and seminars in the different business fields as well as team building programs provided by the new University.
What Are Front Rake Bars? In the waste-water treatment sector, there are specific machines designed to filter out unwanted waste and debris from water. These screening systems can be found for instance in rivers, sewage channels, dams, and other water streams. The cleaning elements of the screening systems are metal rake bars, placed in the…
At Montanstahl, we provided special structural sections in stainless steel 316L, specifically beams, channels and angle bars, which were used as stiffeners for the tower producing prills of the Orica Kooragang Island fertilizing plant in New South Wales, Australia.
Building 337 located in 1 Health Plaza, East Hanover, New Jersey, USA, is a beautiful example of manufacturing excellence combined with progressive architecture. Montanstahl contributed to this real estate project by supplying bespoke laser welded sharp corner sections. Profile: Tailored Sharp Edge Sections Material grade: 316L Execution: laser welded & polished Industry served: Architecture Building…
The talented Sigrid Hintersteininger Architects wanted to represent architecturally Hahn+Kolb’s ambitious mission: “We are there for you. Wherever you are.” To do so, they chose our curtain wall solutions to build the Ludwigsburg (DE) headquarters of this leading provider of machining tools.
At Montanstahl, over 10 years sharp-edged facade steel profiles are produced. The range of the carried out and feasible profile sections has been extended enormously over this period and the possibilities still seem not exhausted.
Using Duplex steel has some advantages, which are essential in a few industries. One of them is definitely the shipping industry with the transport of corrosive respectively cryogen fluids. The high mechanical values, combined with the high corrosion resistance of duplex grades, allow significant weight savings, which are not only important for the resourcing market.
In the new MGM Cotai resort in Macau, the new luxury hotel of the big casino chain, there will be also a confectionary of the famous chef Janice Wong.
For a project of our American Partner Company Stainless Structurals, we produced stainless steel beams. This project in the food and beverage business field, was concerning the supply of stainless steel stiffeners for the support of stainless steel piping in an industrial brewery.
Conveyor plants are essential in present economies. They have to carry goods through production processes or gather them from high bay racking for sale reasons. For that, special profiles are used.
Duplex stainless steel is a nonrusting and acid-proof steel. But there are also other characteristics that make it the perfect partner for water treatment applications.
Bent stainless steel HEB beams are used for space travel. Before the Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer was used on the ISS, it had to be tested under real conditions.
For the Dallas City Performance Hall, the performing arts venue in the Arts District, the city of Dallas entrusted the Architect & Engineering firm Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, LLP (SOM) of Chicago and Corgan Associates.
Propulsion systems for large ships and vessels use a telescopic mast, so the canvas can be blown by wind. This construction yearns for tailored hollow carbon steel sections.
Clean rooms in the food industry increasingly rely on stainless steel equipment. They must maintain few environmental pollutants to prevent any tainting during the production, assembly or testing process.
As a material test reactor, the Jules Horowitz Reactor (JHR) in France plays an important role in developing nuclear energy technology. Montanstahl participated in that with supplying HEB stainless steel beams.
The anti-corrosive stainless environment in both onshore and offshore applications is principal for many countries around the world. Hence, using duplex stainless steel (DSS) more and more is obvious.
Heaving the tender of a luxury yacht into water and putting it back onboard is not possible without an auxiliary device. A crane boom made of duplex stainless steel is needed.
A US-american university with focus on agricultural and nutritional science is being renovated, including the on-campus dairy. For this, high-class stainless steel special beams are used.
Stop-logs are used to control water levels in floodgates or the water flow in a river, canal or reservoir. They can also help to control systems for fresh water conductions.
Due to its hygienic characteristics, stainless steel is essential in hospitals and infirmaries. For medical applications, a Swiss private clinic also needs stainless steel beams with special measurements.
One of the world’s leading companies active in the ore mining and quarrying industry requires several special tailored sections both in stainless and carbon steel for their operations in Indonesia.
For a shopping mall in Dublin (Ireland) the architect designed an appealing special stainless steel shape. According to this, a trapezoidal hollow section with sharp edges is welded.
are custom-made for the special employment within coke ovens in Poland. On that account laser welding technology is deployed and the results are sensational.
While building an off-shore regasification plant in Norway stainless steel structures are used. Because of their special usage the HEA beams have to display special features. And the construction itself also needs a lot of creativity.
Special beams are produced for a large project by laser welding. During the manufacturing, special demands are required. Furthermore, permanent quality control plays a major role while creating the beams.
Curved sections are used more and more for the rebuildung of oil refineries. But their use is still a challenge which needs designers and manufacturers to be creative.