The Advantages of Corten Steel A423 A Gr. 1 Pipes

Corten steel is also known as weathering steel. Corten steel is also referred to as cor-ten steel. Corten steel is a type of alloy steel which gets a stable rust-like appearance when it is exposed to the weather. On getting exposed to weather it forms a rust-like an appearance (which is why it is known…

The Benefits of Weathering Steel

Rust is an occurrence which most engineers are trying to avoid but in weathering steel it is a desirable phenomenon. Also known as Corten Steel, weathering steel is characterized by what the American Steel Construction Institute (AISC) describes as ‘useful corrosion,’ in which natural rust not only extends the lifecycle of a weathering steel structure…