Weathering steel plate

weathering steel plate

A weathering steel plate belongs to a family of low carbon steels with additional alloying elements. The weathered metal plate has superior strength and excellent resistance to corrosive media across harsh environments. The weathered plate is employed in outdoor applications where ordinary steel is inclined to rust. These plates are not like normal steel that resists rust formation.

The weathered stainless steel plate rusts on its outer surface and doesn’t allow the rust to penetrate inside. The rust layer protects the inner material for a prolonged period without causing the steels to be weakened. The welding weathering steels process can take place using a gas shield, gas, or submerged arc welding process. Spot welding is possible for thin material specifications. The weathering steels price varies based on the size, thickness, and material specifications of the grade.

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Weathering steel sheet specification

Weathering Steel Plate Specification

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Manufacturing size range of weathering steel plate/sheet Weathered corrugated metal coil sizes weathered metal sheet edging
  • Thickness:  2 mm to 60 mm
  • Width: 900 to 4800 mm
  • Length: Up to 12000 mm
  • Thickness: 1/4″ to 1/2″
  • Width: 48″ to 72″
  • Length: 120″
  • Thickness: 1.5 to 3 mm
  • Gauges: 14, 11
  • Length: upto 2400 mm
Color ASTM Standard Weathering steel alloy sheet density
Rusty ASTM A606 8.03 kg/m3
Maximum operating temperature Corrugated weathering steel plate melting point Weathered galvanized steel roof sheet elongation
Upto 650°C 1450°C to 1510°C 20%
Weathered metal sheet available plates Weathered metal plate welding electrode Lifespan

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AWS E7018 120 year +
Weathered corrugated metal hot rolled coil rusting periods Weathered strip welding method Supply weathering steel alloy coil in following brand
4-10 years
  • TIG
  • MIG
  • Stick
  • JSW
  • Posco
  • Salzgitter mannesmann
  • Nippon steel and sumitomo metal
  • Aperam
  • Essar
  • SSAB
  • JFE
Marking Weathering steel sheet finish Weathered metal plate applications
  • Manufacturer logo / name
  • Manufacturing date
  • Material grade
  • Sizes
  • ASTM/ ASME standard
  • Origin of material
  • Natural
  • Bare
  • Unpainted
  • Bridge structure
  • Containers and storage tanks
  • Vehicle components
  • Building exterior decoration
  • Construction machinery

The mentioned suppliers have ex-stock of weathered metal plate and have previously supplied to many countries, including Namibia, Morocco, Turkey, Cyprus,  Yemen, and Kuwait.

Weathered corrugated metal plate standard Weathered galvanized steel plate certification Value Added Services
  • BS-6323-5
  • BS-6323-6
  • DIN 17177
  • EN 10217-1 & 2
  • EN 10305-2 & 3
  • JIS G 3445
  • EN 10204/3.1B,
  • Raw Materials Certificate
  • 100% Radiography Test Report
  • Third Party Inspection Report
  • Certificate of Origin legalized
  • Cutting
  • Punching
  • Bending
  • Cut-To-Length

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Packaging of atmospheric corrosion resistant steel coil Weathering steel alloy plate testing requirements Tips to maintain weathered metal sheet
  • Wooden boxes/ crates/ pallets
  • Big rolls with spools
  • Bundles with plastic wrapping
  • Industrial packing techniques
  • Drop-Weight Test
  • Simulated Post-Weld Heat Treatment
  • Product Analysis
  • Charpy V-Norch Impact Test
  • Reducion of Area Measurement.
  • Ultrasonic Examination.
  • Single Heat Bundles
  • Maximum Tensile Strength
  • Clean with water to remove debris
  • Keep it in area where it can dry after rain quickly
  • With a sturdy brush clean at least once a year
Weathering steel sheet processing Weathered metal strip edging type Weathered corrugated metal perforated  sheet patterns
  • Forming
  • Drilling
  • Cutting
  • Grinding
  • Testing
  • Machining

 

  • square end
  • straight edge
  • 45 ° Corner
  • Quarter circle
  • 90 ° Corner
  • half circle
  •  Round Staggered
  •  Cloverleaf Aligned
  •  Slots Staggered
  • Square Aligned
  • Hexagon Staggered
  • Square Diagonal Aligned
Types Weathering steel alloy perforated plate characteristics Benefits of corrugated weathering steel strip
  • Mill Plate
  • Coil
  • Sheet
  • Temper Leveled Plate
  • High strength than A36
  • Excellent corrosion resistance
  • Good formable
  • Low maintenance
  • Weatherproof
  • Striking looks
  • Hard-wearing
Weathered plate method of cutting Weathered metal plate documentation provided Delivery schedule of weathered galvanized steel plate
  • Plasma cutting
  • Waterjet cutting
  • Laser cutting
  • Oxy-propane flame cutting

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  • Copy of Invoice
  • Copy of Packing List indicating details of Sizes, quantity, weight, thickness etc.
  • Manufacturer’s Mill Test Certificate certifying, Heat No, finish, Chemical Composition, Grade etc.,
  • Country of Origin Certificate (Original)
  • Bill of Lading.
  • Generally it is 7-10 days if its in stock
  • 15-20 days if its not in stock

Grades of weathering steel

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Weathering steel plate price

Grade Thickness in mm Price in UAE Driham Price in USA
Weathering steel plate 10 X 1250 X 2500 AED 1.95 US $ 0.53
1220 X 2440 X 10 AED 1093.46 US $ 297.75
1250 X 3048 X 1.6 AED 179.73 US $ 48.94
1250 X 3048 X 2.3 AED 281.09 US $ 76.54
1250 X 3048 X 3.2 AED 325.93 US $ 88.75
1220 X 2440 X 6 AED 541.28 US $ 147.39
1220 X 2440 X 8 AED 613.00 US $ 166.92
1220 X 244 X 6 AED 541.28 US $ 147.39

Notes:

  • For shipment time, speak with the weathering steel plate suppliers directly mentioned above.
  • GST and tax are included in the weathering steel pricing, confirm the final rates with listed suppliers
  • The approximate cost is shown above.
  • Price variations may occur based on origin.

Weathered galvanized steel plate weight

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Welding weathering steel plate thickness Corrugated weathering steel plate weight
(lbs/ft)
3/8″ 15.315
1/4″ 10.210
1/2″ 20.420

Sizes of weathering structural steel plates

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Thickness of weathered metal plate Width Length Weight
(lbs/ft)
1/2″ 48″ 120″ 20.420
1/4″ 60″ 120″ 10.210
3/8″ 48″ 120″ 15.315

weathered metal sheet chemical composition

Know why weathered steel plate is a durable steel, refer chemical composition & atmospheric corrosion steel mechanical properties
Grade Si C P Mn Al S Ni Cu V
A 0.25/0.75 0.15 0.07/0.15 0.20/0.50 0.015/0.06 0.03 0.65 0.25/0.55
B 0.30/0.65 0.19 0.035 0.80/1.25 0.020/0.06 0.03 0.4 0.25/0.40 0.02/0.10

Mechanical properties of pre weathered steel material

Grade Plate products Thickness (mm)
Strip products
Yield strength
rel n/mm²
Minimum
Elongation
A50 %
Minimum
Tensile strength
rm n/mm²
Minimum
A 6-12 2-12 345 20 485
B 6-40 2-13 345 19 485

Corrugated weathering steel plate equivalent

Standards EUROPEAN DIN/ WNR JAPANESE
ASTM A242 S355J0WP 1.8945 JIS G3125 SPA-H
S355J0W 1.8959 JIS G3125 SPA-C
ASTM A606 Type 4 S355J0WP 1.8945 JIS G3125 SPA-H
ASTM A709 grade 50 S355NL 1.0546 JIS G3106 SS490B
ASTM A709 grade 36 S355J0 1.0553 JIS G3101 SS400B
ASTM A871 grade 60 S355J2W+N 1.8963 JIS G3114 SMA570W
ASTM A871 grade 65 S355J2W+N 1.8963 JIS G3114 SMA570P

Weathering Steel Plate Properties

Heat treatment of weathered steel sheet

Heat Treatment Temperature °C
Stress Relieving 550 to 600 [target 580]
Normalising 860 to 940 [target 910]

Weathered metal sheet dimensions

Weathered plate gauge W & L in inch Gauge
0.1874 * 48 * 120 7
0.135 * 48 * 120 10
0.120 * 36 * 120 11
0.120 * 48 * 96 11
0.120 * 48 * 120 11
0.120 * 48 * 144 11
0.120 * 60 * 96 11
0.105 * 36 * 120 12
0.105 * 48 * 120 12
0.105 * 60 * 120 12
0.075 * 36 * 120 14
0.075 * 48 * 120 14
0.060 * 36 * 120 16
0.060 * 48 * 96 16
0.060 * 48 * 120 16
0.060 * 60 * 120 16
0.048 * 36 * 120 18
0.048 * 48 * 120 18
0.036 * 36 * 120 20
0.036 * 48 * 120 20
0.030 * 36 * 120 22
0.030 * 48 * 96 22
0.030 * 48 * 120 22
0.024 * 36 * 120 24
0.024 * 48 * 120 24
0.018 * 36 * 120 26
0.018 * 48 * 120 26
0.015 * 36 * 120 28

HS code for Weathering steel (WS) Plates

HS Code Description
72254020 Corten A 8 X 1250 X 2500 (102 Nos) Hot Rolled Plates
72085110 40 X 2000 X 4000 (5 Nos) Corten A Hot Rolled Steel Plates
72254020 ASTM A242 Type A 9 X 1250 X 3100 (57 Nos) Hot Rolled Plates
72253090 Size: 6 X 1250 X 3048 milimeter, Corten Steels Sheet As Per Irsm-41
72082510 8 X 1000 X 2000 (0.768 Mt) Hot Rolled – Non Alloy Corten Steel Plates

Corrugated weathering steel plate thickness

3/4″ 3/16″
1″ 1/4″
1-1/2″ 5/8″
1-1/8″ 5/16″
1-1/4″ 3/8″
1-3/8″ 1/2″
1-3/4″ 2″

Weathered metal coils sizes and length

Length Gauge 1/2″ 3/8″ 5/16″ 1/4″ 3/16″ 7ga. 8ga. 10ga. 11ga. 12ga. 14ga. 16ga.
96 / 120 and 144 inch
or cut to lengths
Width
48″
60″

Advantages and disadvantages of Weathering steel sheet

Advantages

  • Long-lasting
  • Requires low maintenance
  • Eco-friendly
  • Versatile
  • No coating required
  • Natural beauty

Disadvantages

  • Cost
  • Limited availability

Delivery address and schedule for reliable weathered metal sheet

Note: below table data is researched and gathered from experinced suppliers and stockist

Export to Variations of cost and estimated delivery
Kazakhstan  5 % extra | 45 to 60 days
Turkey  5 % extra | 15-20 days
Soth Africa  5 % extra | 17-19 days
Australia  5 % extra | 20-25 days
Vietnam  5 % extra | 10 days
Cambodia  5 % extra | 9 days

What are weathering steel grades ?

A weathering steel grade is a family of low alloy steels. The proprietary weathering steel grades are COR-TEN A and COR-TEN B. The ASTM standards are classified based on A588, A242, A606-4, A847, A871-65, and A709-50W grades.

 

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Why to use weathering steel sheet ?

A weathering sheet helps overcome rust and forms a protective coating on the steels. The weathering steel sheet has superior strength and requires lower maintenance. These sheets don’t require any painting to protect them against rust. They are ideal for use in building bridges, construction, parks, vineyards, outdoor structures, etc.

 

weathering steel plate

 

What are advantages and disadvanatges of atmospheric corrosion resistant steel plate ?

Atmospheric corrosion resistant steel plates are recognized by their lower carbon steel. Atmospheric Corrosion Resistant Steel plate has superior resistance to corrosion, strength, and a good appearance. These plates have enhanced safety and showcase good maintenance. Furthermore, they don’t require any painting and avoid emissions from paint coating. The weathered galvanized steel plate may however have color variations and some environmental limiting factors. These plates also have poor compatibility with other metal grades.

 

How long does weathering steel last ?

Weathering steel may last based on different conditions. The steel may last for many decades in normal conditions, but it can last up to 10 years in harsh conditions.

 

What are weathered corrugated metal plate edges ?

Corrugated metal has a repeated bending and wavy rippled pattern on its surface. The weathered corrugated metal plate may have different edges to suit different applications. The plates generally have a smooth sharp and dull edges. The edges of the corrugated weathering steel plate may be designed following different techniques.