Jindal Steel to make high nitrogen steel for DRDO
The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has signed a technology transfer agreement with Jindal Stainless (Hisar) Ltd. (JSHL) for manufacturing High Nitrogen Steel (HNS).HNS has higher ballistic strength. It is not only tough but also has good strength. It is non-magnetic and corrosion-resistant(जंग प्रतिरोधी) . Its cost is about 40% less than that of Rolled Homogeneous Armour steel (RHA).