SSAB (Sweden) has long gained prominence in the world market. Russian consumers of high-strength steel are not an exception. Due to rather popular Hardox steel type, which quality and characteristics set the pace of the entire world industry, many consumers are aware of the advantages of SSAB products. Technopark Impulse Company makes use of Hardox wear-resistance steel plates for the manufacture of buckets, hydraulic hammers and rippers. To manufacture a high-quality bucket it is important to make a wise choice of materials and to properly treat them.