Monthly Archives: "August, 2015"

Exploring The Different Ways You Can Protect Steel
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Although steel in itself is one tough material, it can be prone to corrosion or rust if not treated or protected in some way. The issue is that it's important to match the corrosivity of the surrounding environment to the right protective treatment. For instance when steel is in a dry indoor heated environment the risk of corrosion is minimal and therefore protective treatments aren't always necessary. Conversely when the steel is continually exposed to high levels of damp,...

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Structural Steel Fabrications – Everything You Need To Know
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Steel is one of the most malleable building materials known to man and for this reason it's used in many of the world's iconic buildings. But just how do you turn pieces of fabricated steel into something as magnificent as the Chrysler Building in New York or the Burj Al Khalifa in Dubai? The skeleton The first step is to make a kind of skeletal framework. Consisting of vertical steel columns and horizontal I-beams they're positioned in a rectangular grid that...

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