Automotive, Railways
& Transportation (ART)

Jindal Stainless offers the widest range of stainless steel grades to cater to the exacting requirements of the ART segment. The superior strength to weight ratio offered by its 200 series, and the high temperature oxidation resistance coupled with excellent corrosion resistance offered by its 300 and 400 series have made JSL the preferred supplier of stainless steel for all the major players in the ART segment.

Various Applications
JSL's stainless steel grades find extensive applications in the ART segment, such as:

  • Railway wagons, used for transportation of coal, iron ore, cement, etc
  • Metro & EMU coaches
  • High speed trains, such as the Shatabdi, Rajdhani, Duronto and the Gatiman Express
  • Exhaust systems of passenger and commercial vehicles
  • Bus Bodies
  • Refrigerated containers
  • Tankers
  • Garbage tippers
  • Disc brakes of 2 wheelers

The Stainless Advantages of JSL
The increasing focus on passenger safety and the stringent emission norms in the automotive sector have acted as strong tailwinds to the usage of stainless steel in the ART segment. JSL's stainless steel grades offer the customers the following advantages:

  • Exceedingly high strength, thereby enabling reduction in thickness of the components leading to lighter weight vehicular body and savings in material cost.
  • Best in class crash resistance due to its high energy absorption capacity at impact
  • High temperature oxidation resistance and superior fire resistance
  • Excellent corrosion resistance leading to high durability and reduced need for painting. The lower maintenance cost thus achieved makes it the most economical material to use.

JSL also caters to the customized requirements of the customers both in terms of size and volume through its wide network of Service Centres located strategically across the country.

JSL's Product Offerings

  • Automotive : Austenitic and ferritic stainless steel
  • Railways : Austenitic, semi-austenitic and ferritic stainless steel
  • Transportation : Austenitic, semi-austenitic and ferritic stainless steel

Articles and presentations on automotive, railways and transportation segments

  • Stainless Steel in Railways
  • Stainless Steel Bus Bodies
  • Stainless Steel Bus Bodies