Material Choices for Rail Coaches - Stainless Steel / Aluminium - 21st May 2022








 Indian Stainless Steel Development Association along with Nickel Institute presents "Material Choices for Rail Coaches:  Stainless Steel / Aluminium"



As you may be aware that stainless steel is the most popular material of choice for rail cars and wagons. However, many aspects of stainless steel, when compared to other Metals, in terms of its different grades, properties, design benefits, and other competitive aspects, needs greater insight.

Webinar on "Material Choices for Rail Coaches: Stainless Steel / Aluminium" being organized by ISSDA. In the webinar, we plan to address issues of light-weighting, safety, energy efficiency, and other aspects relating to the two materials of choice. 

Date and time:
Saturday, May 21, 2022, at 11:00 am | (UTC+05:30) Chennai, Kolkata, Mumbai, New Delhi

This webinar would discuss :

# Are Aluminium Coaches lighter than Stainless Steel?

# How do the Safety parameters of Stainless Steel and Aluminium coaches compare?

# Which is better for Saving Energy:  Stainless Steel or Aluminium?

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About the Speaker

K R Ananthanarayanan

He has worked at Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, Mumbai in stainless steel fabrication, assembly and installation. Over 48 years of industry experience specializing in stainless steel fabrication and related areas. Head of Product Application and Development at Salem Steel Plant of Steel Authority of India for 15 years. Lifetime Achievement” award winner of ISSDA and respected throughout the country as one of the best Steel Technologists.