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Little Known Facts About The Nickel

Did you know that the nickel was not America’s first five-cent coin, and that there is a nickel worth $4,408,650?   The nickel has been through many changes since its creation in the 1790s, both in design and material. During the Civil War, fearful of financial crisis or governmental collapse, many Americans stockpiled silver and [...]

Precision Makes Perfect

  The word “precision” can be defined as “the quality, condition, or fact of being exact and accurate”.  Which is exactly what Corrosion Materials’ machining capabilities offer: the highest level of accuracy for a variety of complex parts and components. Our CNC (Computer Numerical Control) machining centers, operated by our highly-skilled Machinists on multiple shifts [...]

Imagine the World of Nickel

Nickel is a part of our natural world and, in the modern world, one of the highest performance products. It is the fifth most common element. Each year, 1.9 million tons is used and the industry supports two million (2M) jobs globally. A small amount of nickel is used as a product [...]


    The Occupational Safety and Health Administration is an agency of the United States Department of Labor commonly referred to as “OSHA”. The department was created in 1970 to assure safe and healthful working conditions. At Corrosion Materials, we have a strong safety program meeting OSHA requirements. In addition to meeting basic safety and [...]

June 2nd, 2017|Categories: Latest Posts|Tags: , , , , |

Product Innovations

      Highlights from HANNOVER MESSE 2017 | One of the world’s largest trade fairs covering a wide range of exhibits such as industrial supply, energy and environmental, industrial automation and more. This event introduces the world to product innovations and the latest technology.   Located in Germany, the global event took place in April [...]

Super Alloy 22

  Alloy 22 is a Ni-Cr-Mo alloy (Nickel-Chromium-Molybdenum) and is one of the most versatile corrosion resistant alloys used in industry today. The amount of Ni in the alloy helps against stress corrosion cracking particularly in chlorides and caustics. The Cr in the alloy helps with high temperature oxidation and improves resistance to pitting [...]

May 1st, 2017|Categories: Latest Posts|Tags: , , , , , , , |

In Stock in Houston

  We have recently expanded our pipe, fittings and flanges inventory in Houston, Texas. Now, with local inventory ready for shipment, we have the ability to service clients more quickly and efficiently than before. With a number of alloys in stock, we have the corrosion resistant solutions for your most critical applications. Alloys such as [...]

April 10th, 2017|Categories: Latest Posts|Tags: , , |

Water-Jet Cutting

This technique allows us to transform a wide range of material thicknesses to very precise dimensions based off of our client’s needs. Due to the nature of our CNC water-jets, we can do so with a smoother edges and free of burrs to the product’s end result. Standard shapes such as rectangles, squares, circles, [...]

February 23rd, 2017|Categories: Latest Posts|Tags: , , , |

Internal Corrosion Sampling

Corrosion is a large and complex issue that is critical to the chemical process industries (CPI) as well as other industry sectors. Corrosion not only affects personal property like cars and homes but also affects commercial assets such as storage tanks, buildings, bridges, process equipment, and all types of piping. While corrosion is seen every [...]

January 25th, 2017|Categories: Latest Posts|Tags: , , |

C276 – When the going gets tough, the tough get going.

    The best heat exchangers have stood the test of time because of proper material planning.  In the heat exchanger industry, it is very important to minimize downtime and keep productivity at an optimal level.  Equipment is expected to perform well without excessive maintenance. When performing maintenance, there are numerous variables to be addressed.  [...]

January 25th, 2017|Categories: Latest Posts|Tags: , , , , , |