Petrochemical Industry

The equipment and components in the petrochemical industry must be able to withstand aggressive environments where they will come in contact with gas, chemicals, heat, and/or chlorine. That is why the most special metals are often found in this industry which needs strong metals that can withstand aggressive environments.

Applications in the petrochemical industry

  • Tubes
  • Flanges
  • Shut-off valves
  • Piping systems
  • Pressure vessels
  • Ovens

Frequently used metals in this industry

  • Inconel and hastelloy nickel alloys
  • Zirconium
  • Titanium alloys
  • Tantalum
  • Molybdenum