Steel

The Fascinating Story of the Accidental Invention of Stainless Steel

Nobody knows who invented steel. It's exact origins are lost throughout the history of mankind, attributed to early blacksmiths in China, ancient India and Sri Lanka and the Middle East, and Britain during the Industrial Revolution each who contributed in different ways to the development and proliferation of steel across…
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January 24, 2017
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Who Invented Steel? A Look at the Timeline of Steel Production

The history of steel production and implementation can be traced back almost 4,000 years to the start of the iron age. The earliest archeological excavation of early examples are dated around 1800 BC; since then it has weathered the ages, weaving its way through the antiquity of the Roman Empire,…
steelfab
January 4, 2017
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The 8 Most Famous Steel Structures In The World

Steel has been harnessed and glorified throughout humanity as one of the most versatile and practical substances in the world. For millennia we have shaped and moulded it for use in everything from weapons and surgical instruments, to famous steel structures. Its high tensile strength and extremely malleable nature make…
steelfab
January 2, 2017
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Crunching The Numbers: 21 Interesting Facts and Figures About Steel

Steel is laced throughout the history of mankind and is an integral element in our development as a species, from technology to medicine to building and infrastructure. It's an incredible substance that is ubiquitous in the modern world, and society today would be very different without it. Let's crunch the numbers and take…
steelfab
December 14, 2016
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How Is Steel Made?

Steel is one of the most ubiquitous materials in the modern world. Famed for its strength and versatility, it is one of the most common components in manufacturing and construction in every corner of the globe. But how is steel made? Steelmaking can be broken down into the three main…
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November 30, 2016
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The Advantages of Using Steel in Construction

The advantages of using steel in construction are numerous and perhaps too complex to properly explain in one article. But, they can be broken into a few broader categories quite easily. Steel is ubiquitous in modern building, favoured for its versatility, resilience, environmental benefits, looks and cost amongst other reasons.…
steelfab
November 16, 2016
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Steel Supplier Sydney

Steel suppliers provide the backbone for residential and commercial constriction. Without suppliers providing quality structural steel for building, constriction simply cannot go ahead. Here at Steel Fabrication Services, we pride ourselves on being one of Australia's top steel fabricators and suppliers for residential, industrial, commercial, retail sectors. Our approach is…
steelfab
November 2, 2016
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Custom Steel Frames

Steel is ubiquitous in building and construction, favoured for its very high tensile strength and its versatility as a building material for both commercial and residential purposes. Custom steel is used for building walls, roof trusses, structural steel, floor systems, and roof or ceiling battens, providing sturdy foundations for structures to be…
steelfab
October 19, 2016
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Custom Steel

Steel is renowned for its versatility. The interaction between steel's constituents (such allotropes with alloying elements like carbon) give the metal a unique range of properties that make it prime for use in many industries, from building and infrastructure, to shipping, auto manufacture and appliances. Steel is customisable, and a…
steelfab
October 12, 2016
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The 5 Most Extraordinary Steel Staircases In The World

Steel is a beautiful material to build with. Although it might not be everyone's cup of tea, it is extremely versatile and opens up a plethora of options for intricate designs and ornate embellishments. Let's have a look at 5 of the most extraordinary steel staircases. Steel staircases are everywhere…
steelfab
October 6, 2016