Created by Default Admin User aka Admin on 28.06.2011

Outokumpu Middle East organized a technical seminar on duplex stainless steel in desalination, water & wastewater treatment sector which held at 8th of February 2011 in Intercontinental Hotel, Jubail, KSA.

The Saudis were treated to many interesting topics, including the benefits of Outokumpu Duralite LDX 2101 Piping System for process industry applications. The participants were 20 leading professionals from some of the most important companies in the sector, including Sabic, Aramco, Wetico and Bilfal.

The feedback was of the participants were very keen to learn more about specific issues relating to corrosion, welding and specific applications. The participants expressed a wish to have more detailed presentations on welding techniques for special grades as well as more on tank design.

A Suggestion from the participants to have presentations in Jeddah & Riyadh targeting specifically for desalination companies and their fabricators, which OASP will consider in the future.

The conference was organized by Outokumpu Middle East FZCO in cooperation with Outokumpu Armetal tubular products.