Universal beams (such as 100uc15, 200ub18, 250ub25) are commonly used for structural support in buildings. They are used to bolster load-bearing walls, and anywhere else that requires heavy-duty bracing. Available in a wide range of sizes, determining the correct universal… Read More »Universal Beams (100uc15, 200ub18, 250ub25)
structural beams Both H-beam and I-beams are structural steel materials used widely in the construction industry by civil engineering professionals. To a novice, both these members may seem to be similar. The horizontal elements of the I and H beam… Read More »H-beam VS I-beam: What are the 17 differences?
Bent beams are used everywhere – in structures for functionality or aesthetic appeal, in circular shell stiffening rings on vessels and for monorails or roof trusses. Steel beams can be rolled vertically (the weak-axis) or horizontally (the strong axis). When rolling steel beams, it is important to consider distortion.