wide-flange beam

wide-flange beam

[¦wīd ¦flanj ′bēm]
(civil engineering)

wide-flange beam

wide-flange beam
A structural beam of rolled steel or concrete having a shape whose cross section resembles the letter H; has wider flanges than an I-beam.
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This strategic investment will keep Nucor-Yamato Steel the market leader in the wide-flange beam market servicing our customers across the United States," said Ferriola.
The contractor used three wide-flange beam terminal joints between the two test sections and the abutting conventional jointed plain concrete pavement (JPCP) lanes on Route 9.
Experimental stresses in wide-flange beam with holes.
The effect of this mill was to reduce imports dramatically in this wide-flange beam market," Iverson says.
Our mills were able to take advantage of the continuing strong market demand for flat-rolled steel and wide-flange beams, increasing production rates and enjoying record shipping volumes.
producer of carbon steel wide-flange beams whose Blytheville venture is 51 percent owned by Nucor and 49 percent owned by Yamato Kogyo of Japan, has signed an agreement with Voest-Alpine Schienen GmBh & Co.
Nippon Steel and Sumitomo Metal are now considering the mutual supply of wide-flange beams for sale under their respective brands as well as establishment of a joint venture to export and market seamless steel pipes for use in oil and gas pipelines.
The structure contains an elevated first level over a daylight parking garage, a second floor and roof framed with wide-flange beams and open-web joists.
Steel products include flat-rolled steel, wide-flange beams, rails, engineered bars, merchant bars, and specialty shapes.
Steel Dynamics operates three steel mini-mills that produce a wide range of steel products, including flat-rolled products, such as hot-rolled, cold-rolled and coated steels; wide-flange beams and H-piling; rail; and special-bar-quality round bars.
Principal steel products are hot-rolled steel (angles, rounds, flats, channels, sheet, wide-flange beams, pilings, billets, blooms and beam blanks), cold-rolled steel, cold finished steel, steel joists and joist girders, steel deck, steel fasteners and steel grinding balls.
Products include flat rolled steel, wide-flange beams, rails, SBQ bars, merchant bars, and specialty shapes.