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As smart, strong and reliable as our steel, our people are at the heart of the problem-solving culture that delivers tailored solutions to customers’ toughest engineering and supply chain challenges. This blog is where our people will share our industry-leading expertise in metallurgy, steelmaking, heat treating, machining and industrial applications with you. Whether it’s battling corrosive conditions five miles below the ocean’s surface or handling the torque of a bearing in a wind turbine 250 feet in the air, we thrive on developing steel solutions for the world’s most demanding applications.

Encouraging a new industry standard

Patrick Anderson

For decades, the steel industry has relied on reduction ratio as a common measure of center soundness in steel bars, or the shrinkage porosity left over from casting.

See why we believe the industry standard should move away from reduction ratio and toward ultrasonic testing to guarantee a bar product's level of soundness.

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Winning Ideas and Teamwork Make for a Safer Workplace

Golden Glove Award Winners The TimkenSteel Environmental Health & Safety (EH&S) team set out to create a safety program that would get employees involved in generating innovative solutions to everyday safety challenges. The result was the Golden Glove program, which kicked off in spring 2015 and challenged employees to come up with ways to make their workplace safer from hand lacerations and sprains.

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TimkenSteel Improves Gear Performance with Clean Steel

Clean Steel GearsGear life depends on many factors and steel cleanness is a critical one. TimkenSteel has a century of experience producing clean steel for the gear industry. We continually develop and test our materials, building in-depth knowledge about product and material characteristics that affect gear life. This is an example of how we work with customers to tackle their challenges and improve gear performance.

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Just how hot is molten steel?

Ladel RefinerLadle refining operators control temperature to produce clean alloy steel. But just how hot is 175 tons of molten steel? Watch as we explore that question with Jim Henline, a ladle refining operator at Faircrest Steel Plant.

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3 Things You Should Know About TimkenSteel’s Automotive Steel

Automotive Supply ChainTimkenSteel optimizes the supply chain for its automotive customers by controlling quality and consistency at every step. Customers avoid the capital investment needed to turn steel bars and tubes into precision components by relying on TimkenSteel to perform those operations to whatever degree of completion they require, from cut tubes to semi-finished parts.

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