Ovako Redon is a unit within the Cromax® division. The division specializes in nickel-chrome plated bars and tubes for use in challenging hydraulics-applications in corrosive environments.

Ovako Redon’s specialty is nickel-chrome plated bars. These are sold under the NiKrom™ and Ni-Cromax® brands in Europe and under the Socatri brand in North America.


Ovako Redon employs an exclusive manufacturing process and produces and sells a niche product. The unit’s strategy is to focus on high levels of quality and outstanding customer service.


We made it! But we are still not satisfied

What a journey! It took years of hard work to make our steelmaking operations more sustainable. In 2022, we went carbon neutral in all operations. But we´re still not satisfied - our journey towards steel production without CO2 emissions continues.

Read more about our path to carbon neutrality