All About Stainless Steel Square Hollow Sections

All About Stainless Steel Square Hollow Sections

What are Stainless Steel Square Hollow Sections? The term Square Hollow Section is abbreviated as SHS. SHS steel is a popular variation of structural steel tube with four equal sides that give it a symmetrical appearance. It comprises a flat surface that makes joining and welding simple, and just minimal edge preparation is needed. A … Read more

The Purpose of Cold Formed Steel

The Purpose of Cold Formed Steel

What is Cold Formed Steel? Cold-formed steel is created by rolling structural quality sheet steel through several dies to create C-sections and other shapes. The name “cold-formed steel” refers to the fact that no heat is used to produce the shapes (unlike hot-rolled steel). To accommodate a wide range of structural and non-structural uses, several … Read more

What are the types of hollow structural sections

There are three types of hollow structural sections rectangular hollow sections (RHS), square hollow sections (SHS), and circular hollow sections (CHS). Each hollow section has its own set of advantages, properties, and applications. Hollow Circular Sections The first type of hollow structural section was circular hollow sections (CHS). CHS is commonly used in construction, mechanical, … Read more

Difference Between Hot and Cold Rolled Rectangular Hollow Section

Cold Formed Rectangular Hollow Section

Hot rolled and cold rolled steel are two kinds of metal that differ from one another in some important ways. The differences between hot rolled steel and cold-rolled steel are determined by how these metals are handled at the mill, not by the product specification or grade. Hot rolled steel involves rolling the steel at … Read more

Stainless steel channels types: UPN vs UPE vs UPA


Stainless steel channels typically incorporate austenitic alloys composed of chromium, nickel, and molybdenum. The alloys have high chromium and nickel values with low nitrogen and carbon content. Even when exposed to seawater or moisture, the mixture does not cause corrosion on the material. A stainless steel channel is made from metal that has been treated … Read more

What is the Hollow Structural Section?

Cold Formed EN 10219 S235JRH Square Hollow Section

It is used for a wide variety of purposes, there being hundreds of types of structural steel. In addition to steel goods suited for building, manufacturing, and architectural design, steel comes in a range of shapes and sizes. The hollow structural section is one of the most common and diversified structural steel products. Hollow structural … Read more