Structural stainless steel was first used for larger applications in the United States in the mid 1960’s. In the early 2000’s, Stainless Structurals America opened and brought the entire array of the A6 carbon steel structural platform to the market in stainless steel. With domestic production making these products readily available, structural stainless steel has…Details
Sharp-cornered steel profiles such as rectangular and square tubing are increasing in popularity across both the industrial and architectural landscape. Due to this consistent climb, Stainless Structurals implemented the production of hollow structural steel at our Conroe, Texas facility just a few short years ago. Since putting this into action, there has been a steady…Details
Stainless Steel is increasing in popularity as the material of choice for many projects involving the architecture, engineering and construction industries. Industrial applications with critical requirements of structural integrity and corrosion resistance are perfect for many stainless steel alloys. Stainless Structurals America has recognized the need for structural shapes and is now offering custom stainless…Details
One of the popular trends in modern design is that of sharp corners, clean lines and exposed structures. For years, there has only been domestic production of stainless steel and aluminum in sharp cornered profiles, but lately many designers are requesting this feature in carbon steel. With its plant expansion complete, Stainless Structurals America can…Details
In August of 2019, Stainless Structurals broke ground on a new construction project to increase capacity and further develop the facility in Conroe, Texas. Now complete, this expansion will benefit our team, the community and our clients in many ways.
One of the major underlying issues to come along with the Coronavirus pandemic is that of the United States’ dependence on foreign countries for the supply of pharmaceutical drugs. Over the past few decades, the production of medicines for the U.S. population has gradually moved overseas. In fact, as of this past April, less than…Details
On a daily basis, the University Center in downtown Philadelphia is full of college students, business people and tourists taking in the sites around town. One of the busiest SEPTA (Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority) stations in the city is located in the heart of University Center at 30th Street and Market Street. This particularly demanding…Details
In the fall of 2017, work began on the Century Project in Seattle, Washington. This project revolved around the renovation of the iconic Space Needle. The 56-year-old structure was in need of a long list of improvements, with the most evident being the observation deck.
Architectural Bollards can serve several purposes. Two of the most common are for accessibility as well as aesthetics. One recent job in New York City required stainless steel bollards to serve both of these functions which was a perfect fit for laser-fused stainless tubing.
ASTM International just recently published the new revised standard A1069/A1069M-19. This is the standard specification for laser and laser hybrid welded stainless steel bars, plates and shapes. This revision provides some distinct advantages to engineers and architects for when they specify A1069 for their projects.