Concrete mold with long service life

General information
Name of center
SSAB
Description of the case

 It was decided to produce moulds for concrete beams with Hardox 400 as well. The application requires a steel with enough hardness and good bending properties at the same time.  The service life was doubled compared to the original mild steel.



End customer
Industry
Concrete
Raw material processed
Concrete
Wear part
Equipment
Concrete molds / Cavity walls
Temperature
0 – 250 °C / 32 – 480 °F
Processed material size
< 10 mm / < 0.4 "
Solution
New solution
Hardox 400
Service life
Double
Key success factors
Improved service life
100%
180