Tag: OVAKO

Ovako commits to Science Based Targets initiative

 Ovako has high climate and sustainability ambitions: as of January 2022, steel production will be carbon neutral. As the next step, Ovako is committing...

Ovako’s steel production to be carbon-neutral from January 2022

 Ovako continues to lead the way in sustainable steel production, including an innovative approach to heating steel with fossil-free hydrogen. To accelerate its environmental...

Fossil-free hydrogen initiative by Ovako, Volvo Group, Hitachi ABB Power Grids...

  Enables climate-neutral steel production and hydrogen-powered heavy vehicles     Sweden’s largest fossil-free hydrogen facility is now being built with the goal of greatly reducing...

New Environmental Product Declarations help customers make climate-smart decisions

 Ovako has published a set of new Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs) to provide customers with independently audited environmental footprints for its specialty steels. The...

Ovako helps customers understand the carbon footprint of its steel portfolio

 Ovako can now provide the specific carbon footprint for each one of its products. This is made possible by a new Carbon Calculator that...

Steel purity creates bearing design opportunities – interview

 The importance of clean bearing steel is increasing together with the demand for high precision, excellent quality bearings for more and more demanding applications...

Ovako publishes Sustainability Report for 2018

  This year’s Sustainability Report highlights important progress in Ovako’s sustainability efforts, linked to areas such as the company’s environmental impact, systematic safety work and ongoing investments...

Sanyo Special Steel’s acquisition of Ovako completed

Both Ovako and Sanyo Special Steel are now part of the Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal CorporationSanyo Special Steel’s acquisition of Ovako has been...

Hybrid Steel® – introducing the future

 Hybrid Steel® is designed to meet the demands of high-stress, elevated-temperature applications where mechanical and fatigue strength are critical. Traditionally, steels for these applications...

Ovako invests EUR 11 million in Smedjebacken to create new business...

Ovako has decided to invest EUR 11 million in the production plant in Smedjebacken to meet the rising demand for high-quality steel. A new...