Component inspection on a part made using HyperForm metallic coated steel
Overview
Manual
Metallic coated
Multiple benefits

    You can choose from a range of metallic coatings including Tata Steel’s innovative MagiZinc Auto coating. MagiZinc Auto delivers an improved press performance for complex shaped, deep drawn parts and improved corrosion resistance. It allows a reduction in coating weight of up to 50% compared to conventional zinc coatings.

    The main benefits of our metallic coated steel include:

    • consistent and reliable end product quality
    • proven corrosion resistance for extended product life
    • opportunities to produce stronger, lighter products
    • repeatable, trouble-free processing
    • maximised yield

    Applications

    Applications for our metallic coated steel are:

    Metallic coated product families

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    Steel for forming

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    Steel for forming

    Our cold-rolled forming steels are available in a wide range of grades and corrosion-resistant coatings.

    Each grade is designed for specific applications and comes with a choice of surface quality. Extensive dimensional choice provides opportunities for cutting waste and maximising yield.

    MagiZinc® improves corrosion resistance with half the thickness of conventional zinc coatings, increasing yield, reducing cost and facilitating stronger, lighter products. It offers improved automotive corrosion protection and higher process efficiency.

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    Component containing a MagiZinc coating
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    High-strength steel

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    High-strength steel

    Our range of metallic coated high-strength steels includes micro-alloyed, phosphorus-alloyed and bake-hardening grades. Available with various corrosion-resistant coatings, they are ideal for applications requiring strength without a weight penalty. MagiZinc® Auto coatings optimise weight savings. Serica® is our premium surface finish applied to hot-dip galvanised grades for exposed automotive panels.

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    Advanced and ultra high-strength steel

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    Advanced and Ultra High-strength Steel (AHSS / UHSS)

    We offer dual-phase and complex-phase steels. Dual-phase steels combine high yield strength with good ductility – ensuring excellent fatigue properties and energy absorption. Complex-phase steels provide good bendability and edge ductility, enabling the cold forming of simple-shaped components.

    Automotive components made using metallic coated steel.