Chromium Carbide Coatings

August 10, 2005

l Patent No. U.S. 6,503,340
The Babcock & Wilcox Company and McDermott Technology, Inc. have been awarded a patent for a method of producing chromium carbide coatings on a steel component having a surface which is carburized to contain at least 0.40% by weight carbon and is followed by chromizing the surface to form a chromium carbide coating on the surface.