A Bridge in a Hurry

Major urban arterial span gets quick makeover

F.N. Smith - June 30, 2011

Stainless Steel Rebar

Using traditional methods, replacing a bridge can be a long, drawn-out process. However, on one warm August night in 2008, the twin spans of the Clyde Avenue Bridge on Highway 417 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada were replaced in their entirety.

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Nickel in healthcare

December 19, 2017


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Nickel alloys helping hearts beat stronger
With an aging population, demand is stronger than ever for pacemakers and defibrillators. With increased usage of Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), it is important that permanent implants are made from non-magnetic materials, such as UNS R 30035.