The use of stainless steel in the construction industry is increasing world wide. Austenitic and duplex stainless steel often offers lower life cycle costs and brings new solutions due to its high strength. Bumax® products can be supplied in all types of duplex grades including Lean Duplex, which is an economic alternative to many other building materials offering high strength and good corrosion resistance. Duplex grades can be designed to have a life span of over 100 years. Bumax® 88 can also be delivered CE marked according to EN 15048.