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Use of CRA materials in the Oil & Gas industry

CRA is an acronym that stands for Corrosion Resistant Alloys. Have we reached Peak Oil? For many years, analysts and …

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COVID-19 in the new economy

At the beginning of this year (2020), a health emergency occurred in China that was of international concern: the outbreak …

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Yolanda Diaz visits Mondragon

Yolanda Díaz visits Mondragon

The Minister of Employment and Social Economy, Yolanda Diaz, visited the Basque Country on october 8, in a day dedicated …

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The new way of working: combining in-office and telework

Keeping up business activity while abiding by the health and safety measures established by the health authorities has been and …

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The importance of innovation in the oil & gas industry

The oil & gas industry is one of the most conservative when it comes to the implementation of innovations, although …

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The drop in oil prices

The drop in oil prices

Oil was discovered in Pennsylvania in 1864 and has been governed by supply and demand ever since. It has been …

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What are slip-on flanges?

Among the wide variety of forged flanges are some sliding types commonly called slip-on flanges. This is a type of …

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Developing parts for power plants

There are many industries that depend greatly on the machinery and parts that comprise their main structure. Among these industries …

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The welding neck flange

Among the most widely used flanges are Welding Neck flanges (WN). As usual, the characteristics of this flange are very specific, differing from others in their …

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Uses of forged flanges in oil and gas pipelines

One common requirement that unites the most diverse engineering projects is the need to make many decisions and to plan …

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ULMA, specialists in forging processes

ULMA’s facilities include all the hot forging processes available. With them, we provide a wide range of forged products of …

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Upgraded A105N

A105 is an ASTM material widely used in forged flanges. It is the one that demands the least mechanical characteristics; …

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Blind flanges

Blind flanges: What they are and what they are used for

The purposes and needs of different engineering projects dictate the designs of the different types of existing flanges. They exist …

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Development of parts for the wind power industry

Currently, electrical energy is produced in various ways, most commonly by thermoelectric plants, where non-renewable fossil fuels such as coal …

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The importance of product engineering in customer satisfaction

With globalization and the opening of markets, the number of consumers who need to be served is increasing. This has …

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ULMA Forja completing the client intranet (Oñati)

When speaking about Industry 4.0 we are talking about connection, machine-human and human-machine interaction. We are also speaking about data, …

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Reverse engineering in order to optimize costs and improve features through forging

For 60 years, ULMA Advanced Forged Solutions has been collaborating with customers from the most demanding industries to produce extremely competitive components, capable …

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What are duplex stainless steels?

At the beginning of the 20th century, metallurgists discovered that they could prevent the rusting of steel by adding chromium …

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How many types of stainless steel are there?

In previous posts, we have talked about the main properties of stainless steel: its high durability, its hardness, its toughness… …

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Five industries that use forged steel

Ductile, malleable, tough, durable. These are some of the main characteristics of forged steel. It is strong, but at the …

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How does 3D printing of metal work?

In the 15th century, the printing press made for a great advance by facilitating the dissemination of knowledge. Today, 3D …

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The use of virtual and augmented reality in work environments

When talking about virtual reality, many of us think of science fiction films such as Minority Report, TheMatrix or the …

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How to choose the best flange for your project

An engineering project involves many decisions. Some of those involve the materials to be used, such as the most suitable …

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Uses and properties of titanium

Titanium is one of the most abundant metals in the earth’s crust. However, it was not discovered until 1791, by …

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How to encourage a positive attitude at work

There is no clear recipe for success. However, we do know some ingredients that can help increase the chances of career and …

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History of Manual Craft Forging: How was Metal Worked in 3000 BC?

Forging is one of the oldest trades in the world. There is plenty of evidence of jewelry and tools made …

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Stainless steel: main properties and applications

Stainless steel is becoming increasingly popular in fields as different as construction, dentistry andthe automotive industry. This is due to its many advantageous …

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Communicating Corporate Values: How to Attract Talent and Clients

A company needs to effectively manage many factors if it wants to be successful. We all know some of them, …

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The history and development of steel

Modern industry would be unimaginable without steel, one of mankind’s great technological advances. Its history is strongly linked to our area, …

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What is Industry 4.0 and how will it influence businesses in the future?

Machines that predict when they need servicing, production lines connected to real-time demand, workers with sensors to detect accidents instantly… …

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Strange and surprising facts about steel

Our daily life is surrounded by steel. There is steel in our cars, in the roads, in the railways, in …

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Adversities make us stronger

The overbearing context generated by this virus is one of those enormous situations that life suddenly thrusts upon us, telling …

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Carrying on at work!

In these difficult times for everyone, at #ULMA our aim is to continue satisfying our customers’ needs. At this time and as …

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El desarrollo de la forja a lo largo de la historia

The development of forging throughout history

At ULMA Advanced Forged Solutions, the forging process forms a large part of our raison d’être in the industry of manufacturing flanges and forged components for …

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Estos son los aspectos que más valoran los empleados en una compañía

What employees value most in a company

Keeping our people happy and motivated is one of our most important values at ULMA Advanced Forged Solutions. To foster …

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Fundición y forjado: te contamos cuáles son las principales diferencias entre estos dos procesos

Casting and forging: what are the main differences?

Before explaining what the casting and forging processes are, as well as the main characteristics of each, we must first …

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Así es Oñati, la tierra que ha dado vida a nuestra compañía

This is Oñati, the land that has given life to our company

Our company, ULMA Forged Advanced Solutions, is recognized worldwide for the potentialand capacity of the people who make up our great family. Our brand is …

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ULMA Consigue un contrato para suministrar bridas de alto limite elástico en Arabia Saudí

ULMA wins contract to supply high-elastic-limit flanges in Saudi Arabia

ULMA has obtained a contract to supply high-elastic-limit flanges for a large pipeline that is critical to KSA (Saudi Arabia)’s energy policy …

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Estos son los grandes proyectos de ULMA alrededor del mundo

These are ULMA’s major projects around the world

At ULMA Advanced Forged Solutions, we are part of a business group committed to our people and the environment. It is an …

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La importancia de premiar la movilidad sostenible de los empleados en la empresa

The importance of rewarding sustainable transportation for staff

Pollution is one of the great enemies of our era. It is therefore essential that companies promote measures among their employees …

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Qué es el acero forjado y cuáles son sus principales características

What is forged steel, and what are its main characteristics?

Since ULMA’s birth, forged steel has been our reason for being. Everything we have achieved over the past few decades has been …

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Bridas y productos de acero forjado: alta calidad para nuestros clientes más exigentes

High quality for our most demanding customers

At ULMA Forge, we work hard to manufacture flanges and forged steel products known internationally for their quality and reliability. The performance and …

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ULMA Forge consigue un contrato para suministrar bridas al proyecto Berri Oil Field Expansion en Arabia Saudí

Ulma awarded contract for Berri Oil Field

ULMA Forja, S. Coop / Ulma Forge has been awarded a contract to supply flanges to the Berri Oil Field Expansion, an oil …

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Profesionales comprometidos con la seguridad y el medio ambiente

Committing as professionals to safety and care of the environment

The decades of experience we have under our belts at ULMA mean that we have some important strengths that make …

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ULMA Advanced Forged Solutions una marca diferente con el valor de siempre

ULMA Advanced Forged Solutions: a different brand with the same value

Like all large companies, we must invest, innovate and improve over time. Therefore, today we introduce our new brand: ULMA Advanced …

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El compromiso y la solidaridad de ULMA

ULMA’s actions stem from commitment and solidarity

Why is commitment so important? In a work environment we can see commitment when we as people realize of the …

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Conciliar la vida familiar

Is it possible to balance family life and long-distance travel for work?

Finding a balance between professional success and an optimal quality of family life can be a challenge for those of …

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ULMA Group: more than 40 years at the service of innovation

At the end of the 1950s, the embryo of the current ULMA Group was created when six young mechanics began …

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