Category Archives: Stainless Steel

Castle Metals Support the Arianespace Rocket Programme

Castle Metals are extremely proud to be a direct supplier of metals for the Arianespace Rocket Programme. By providing stainless steel bar to be used to build fuel boosters, we are able to contribute to one of the most technologically advanced projects on Earth. This is of course something we are all incredibly excited about … Continue reading Castle Metals Support the Arianespace Rocket Programme

The World’s Most Impressive Steel Structures

The sheer strength and versatility of steel has made it one of the most commonly used metals not only the construction industry, but the world over. The high percentage of chromium typically found in stainless steel, between 12-20%, makes it extremely resistant to staining and corrosion. These beneficial properties make steel an ideal material for … Continue reading The World’s Most Impressive Steel Structures

The Future of Stainless Steel

Due to its sheer strength, versatility and resistance to corrosion; stainless steel is quite literally everywhere. For more than a decade now, this adaptable material has formed an integral part of the world’s construction industries, transportation sectors, medical practises and household appliances. Most of the planet’s most impressive and grandest architectures incorporate some form of … Continue reading The Future of Stainless Steel

Infographic: 100 Years of Iconic Stainless Steel Structures

We’re celebrating 100 years of Stainless Steel in style with this infographic showing how Stainless Steel has been used in well known structures and buildings around the world. Many scientists and metallurgists from many countries claim to be the inventors of Stainless Steel but Harry Brearley from Sheffield is usually credited with the invention of … Continue reading Infographic: 100 Years of Iconic Stainless Steel Structures