structural steel


Definition of structural steel

1 : rolled steel in structural shapes
2 : steel suitable for structural shapes

Examples of structural steel in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Currently, structural steel has been completed for the second floor of The Brit, another large apartment complex that Krohn is building downtown. Don Stacom, Hartford Courant, 14 Sep. 2022 Work on the bridge carrying 127th Street over Interstate 57 includes repairs to the bridge deck and structural steel, a new deck overlay and approaches, along with new lighting, according to IDOT. Mike Nolan, Chicago Tribune, 1 Sep. 2022 The topping off ceremony for the last piece of structural steel in July 2021. San Diego Union-Tribune, 26 Aug. 2022 The ferry was taken to the authority’s Fairhaven repair facility and on Monday morning will be moved to Thames Shipyard in New London, Conn., where it will be drydocked as the structural steel is replaced, according to the statement. Jeremy C. Fox,, 29 July 2022 The statue, designed by the sculptor William Behrends, is made of bronze and stainless structural steel. New York Times, 15 Apr. 2022 Last month was the completion of structural steel and trusses installation on the north and south additions. cleveland, 10 Apr. 2022 The bridge steel strengthening project for 104th Avenue includes steel truss member repairs, deck slab repairs, and cleaning and painting of existing structural steel. Bob Bong,, 5 Apr. 2022 Productivity features include precast façades and structural systems for the academic blocks and structural steel for the long span bridges. Y-jean Mun-delsalle, Forbes, 13 Mar. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of structural steel

1884, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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26 Sep 2022

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“Structural steel.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 3 Oct. 2022.

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