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Controlled oxidation

Reference number
Coordinator SWEREA MEFOS AB
Funding from Vinnova SEK 4 275 000
Project duration May 2009 - September 2011
Status Completed
Venture FFI - Sustainable Production
End-of-project report 2009-00991_publikrapport_EN.pdf (pdf, 487 kB)

Purpose and goal

The objective with the project is to develop a new process technology based on controlled oxidation of boron steel.

Results and expected effects

* A more- environmetal friendy and cost effective manufacturing process of press hardened components * Improved corrosion performance of press hardened parts

Approach and implementation

The project will be carried out in close collaboration with the partners. The research will include set-up of an experimental test equipment, process experiments, material characterization and pre-study for industrial implementation.

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Last updated 9 January 2020

Reference number 2009-00991

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