Stainless steel is much more than just a metal – it’s a ubiquitous part of our lives.
From the alarm clock that wakes you up to the kettle that makes your night-time tea, stainless can be found in many of our everyday objects. Stainless also plays a prominent role in an array of important industries, including energy production, transportation, construction, research, medicine and logistics.
Thanks to its recyclability, durability, versatility, ease-of-use, cleanliness and aesthetic appeal, stainless is the material of choice for applications of every kind. Furthermore, many of the applications that will soon define how we live, such as fuel cells, are embracing the benefits of stainless – making it the material of the future. Clearly, when something is made from stainless, it’s Made for Life.

What is Stainless Steel ?

Although you probably recognise it when you see it, have you ever wondered what stainless steel actually is? From its scientific definition to a look at its properties, click here to learn everything you ever wanted to know about stainless steel.


Explore the world of Stainless Steel

Stainless steel’s versatility makes it the material of choice for a wide range of applications. Here you can learn just how versatile it is by exploring a number of case studies covering different use scenarios.


Manufacturing process

Go behind the scenes and discover the fascinating process of manufacturing stainless steel, find out more 



Aperam produces a full range of stainless steel products from our six core facilities. Click here to explore each of these locations and learn about their unique capabilities.


Research Center Stainless

Aperam’s dedicated Research Centres are one-stop-shops for all your technical questions relating to the production and use of our Stainless Steels and Alloys.

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