Materials Selection & Use

Nickel-containing materials are selected for many of their applications because they provide the desired combination of mechanical properties, corrosion resistance, physical properties, durability, appearance, availability, ease of use and economic performance throughout their life cycle. They are the right materials for the job.

These pages look at those characteristics in relation to particular use sectors. They provide information which will help to select and use the right material:

Information is also available on the properties of nickel-containing materials:

Specific questions can be sent to our Technical Enquiry Service.