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Your Guide To Steel Beam Fabrication

Steel beams are a type of structural steel common in building and construction. They can be fabricated in an array of different shapes and sizes to meet the requirements of any build. Let's take a closer look at steel beam fabrication. Let's have a look steel beam fabrication - the…
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January 24, 2022
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Steel Pipes | Everything You Need To Know

Steel pipe sections have hollow tubular cross sections and have a much higher resistance to torsion that tapered flange beams. The walls' thickness is uniform around the entire circle which makes these beams great for use with multi-axis loading applications. Steel pipes are a beneficial and versatile kind of steel…
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September 1, 2021
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Coated steel products: What you need to know

Steel surfaces are coated for many reasons, from improving resistance to wear and tear, protection from corrosion and the elements or even just to make them more visually appealing. Finding the right coated steel product for your project will increase the quality of your final output. Learn more about steel…
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August 3, 2021
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Steel Posts | Everything You Need To Know

Steel posts, or steel bars, come in several different shapes and sizes and are used in a huge variety of applications, from construction to manufacturing and for industrial uses. Steel posts are a common type of structural steel and come in an array of shapes and sizes. Flat Posts Flat…
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April 19, 2021
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Steel Tube Sizes | Everything You Need To Know

There are three major steel tube types in steel fabrication – regular hollow sections, square hollow section and circular hollow sections. As their name suggests, steel tubes have a hollow tubular section in the middle. Steel tube sizes vary depending on their intended application (usually in structural steel). There are…
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April 12, 2021
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Checker Plate | Everything You Need To Know

Structural steel fabricators commonly use steel plates. This plate comes in a huge array of styles, finishes, grades, thicknesses and can be cut to many different sizes, used for a huge array of applications. Today, we're looking at the checker plate style.  Checker plate is a ubiquitous steel product used…
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April 5, 2021
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Merchant Bar | Everything You Need To Know

Structural steel fabricators use merchant bars to build several different products. They come in flats, rounds, steel angles, squares, strips, channels - almost any form. A merchant bar is generally used in structural applications that involves welding, bending, punching and forming and are commonly found in floor and roof joists,…
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February 23, 2021
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Steel and Renewable Energy

Energy is essential for societal growth of all kinds and is in constant development and demand. As demand continues to rise, steel will become an even more critical material, supplying the world with energy, whether based on fossil fuels, nuclear technology, or renewable sources. Steel is a critical material in…
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October 23, 2019
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How Is Quenched And Tempered Steel Made?

After an iron-based alloy such as steel is created, the metal is often very brittle after its initial hardening. While this might be suited for some applications, further processing might be needed for applications that require a ‘tougher’ alloy, or one that can withstand regular wear and tear. Tempering and…
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August 26, 2019
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Differences between Various Coated Steel Products

Steel is an incredibly versatile material, with applications in numerous products across many industries, but one factor that gives steel its durability and adaptability is its capacity to be coated by various treatments. Steel surfaces are coated for many reasons, from improving resistance to wear and tear, protection from corrosion…
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June 12, 2019