nickel steel


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nickel steel

[′nik·əl ′stēl]
(metallurgy)
Carbon steel containing up to 9% nickel as a major alloying element.

nickel steel

Steel containing 3 to 5% nickel and 0.2 to 0.5% carbon; the nickel increases the strength and the elastic limit of the alloy; has better properties (such as greater strength, more ductility, and higher corrosion resistance) than carbon steel.
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The new tank has a 9 percent nickel steel inner tank surrounded by about four feet of insulation, which is contained by an outer steel tank.
The full-containment tank comprises an inner tank of 9% nickel steel with perlite insulation to maintain the LNG at a temperature of -163 degrees C.
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Chart's cryogenic bulk storage systems are fabricated from 9% nickel steel, stainless steel components, and carbon steel components, all of which are subject to varied tariff levels.