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Forged Components, Inc. Announces a Metal Properties Blog Series for Selecting Materials for Custom Pressure Vessel Components Manufacturing

Texas-based pressure vessel connection company releases tip sheet on the pros and cons of using various metals in the manufacture of forged pressure vessel components such as industrial flanges, long weld neck nozzles, and wellhead casings.


Humble, TX -- (SBWIRE) -- 09/25/2017 -- Forged Components, Inc. (FCI) is a global leader in custom pressure vessel components manufacturing announces the release of a blog series on the properties of the various metals used in the manufacture of industrial flanges, forged steel rings, wellhead components and more. This series describes the pros and cons of using each metal, as well as showcases the best selection of metal for various forged vessel components.

This series covers the uses of the various grades of carbon steel used in flange manufacturing process, the properties of stainless steel, as they are used in ASME pressure vessel connections forging projects, and finally, how the combination of austenitic and ferritic stainless steels into duplex steel creates the high strength, weldability and resistance to stress corrosion cracking makes it particularly useful for subsea connections manufacturing.

Knowing the properties of these metals helps customers make good decisions when selecting a forged flange supplier or subsea connections manufacturer. To get answers to all of your pressure vessel components, wellhead casing, and subsea connection questions, contact a Forged Components pressure vessel components expert by emailing us at or or calling us at 281-441-4088.

About Forged Components, Inc.
FCI operates from 95,000 square-feet of manufacturing facilities at multiple locations throughout Texas in Houston, Humble, Porter and Navasota, with its main corporate office and manufacturing/storage facility situated in Humble. In addition to pressure vessel connections and pressure vessel flange products, FCI produces forgings for the energy, petrochemical, refinery, power generation and oil/gas exploration and production industries.

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