As the wineries, exporters and the food and beverage industries start planning for the next harvesting season here are some key factors for them to consider.
The price of stainless steel is influenced by fluctuations in the Nickel price and exchange rate on a daily basis. The Nickel price has been rising since June - the price per ton average was $9’084 and the price peaked @ $12’000/ton. However over the past few days it has decreased from $11’530/ton on 13 September down to $11’000/ton on 18 September.
Let’s talk about making balustrades easy to install. Whether you are an architect, developer or installer it’s best to make sure the job is done right the first time to ensure you avoid any unforeseen costs, damages or unnecessary maintenance later down the line.
LIFE CYCLE COSTING & STAINLESS STEEL REBAR BENEFITS
PROGRESO PIER MEXICO
This slide from NDE’s presentation Duplex LDX 2101 Stainless Steel in Structural Steel Applications graphically illustrates the benefits of LIFE CYCLE COSTING and THE USE OF STAINLESS STEEL REBAR.
According to the Progreso Port Authorities (1998) there has been no major repair work during its lifetime and a complete lack of routine maintenance activities.
“Progreso’s first pier remains in service and the full extent of the environmental, economic and social benefits of having selected nickel containing stainless steel continue to accumulate”
PROGRESO PIER CASE STUDY AND LIFE CYCLE COSTING ANALYSIS
Case study courtesy of the Nickel Institute
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