The unit of measure of hot rolled structures (structural steel) is the metric ton (MT). Hot Rolled Steel Structures applications include Multi Storey low rise buildings, equipment supporting structures, pipe racks, Petro Chemical Plants, Power Plants, conveyor supporting structures, cement plants, etc.
The majority of hot rolled steel buildings and structures are designed by Consultants and tendered for fabrication, blasting, painting and delivery to the jobsite. The fabricator is responsible for the design of connections and the preparation of shop drawings, erection drawings and Bills of Materials (BOM’s). Occasionally erection is included in the scope of the supplier.