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Heat Treatment

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Definition:  A process where solid steel or components manufactured from steel are subject to treatment by heating to obtain required properties, e.g. softening, normalising, stress relieving, hardening. Heating for the purpose of hot-working as in the case of rolling or forging is excluded from this definition.

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