Outokumpu is one of the first companies to meet the more stringent Revision 5 of the MDS D47 in NORSOK M-650 Ed. 4. The received NORSOK qualification covers 75 200 mm black bar and 70 170 mm peeled bar. The qualifying company has been Aker Solutions.
“To be awarded the landmark NORSOK qualification is an official recognition of Outokumpu Degerfors Long Products’ commitment to quality and development of our products for greater customer value. We welcome this recognition and continue our work to fulfil the expectations of the petroleum industry”, says Olle Källgren, General Manager for Degerfors Long Products.
The NORSOK standards are developed by the Norwegian petroleum industry to ensure adequate safety, value adding and cost effectiveness for petroleum industry developments and operations. Furthermore, NORSOK standards aim to set a uniform specification for the industry and serve as references in the authorities’ regulations.
Outokumpu delivers NORSOK approved products in different grades and dimensions from its mills in Avesta, Nyby and Degerfors in Sweden and Richburg, USA.
Outokumpu Forta DX 2205 is known also as (EN 1.4462, UNS S31803/S32205, F51, F60) available in bar, rod coil, quarto plate, coil, sheet and semi-finished products.
About Outokumpu Group
Outokumpu (outokumpu.com) is a global leader in stainless steel. We create advanced materials that are efficient, long lasting and recyclable thus building a world that lasts forever. Stainless steel, invented a century ago, is an ideal material to create lasting solutions in demanding applications from cutlery to bridges, energy and medical equipment: it is 100% recyclable, corrosion-resistant, maintenance-free, durable and hygienic. Outokumpu employs more than 12 000 professionals in more than 30 countries, with headquarters in Espoo, Finland and shares listed in Nasdaq Helsinki.