Stainless steel is an attractive material that has a number of applications. It is used in construction, and covers a wide variety of different architectural functions. It is corrosion resistant. This makes stainless steel ideal for culinary and food applications. For example, it can be used to store liquids such as orange juice. The fabrication, the joining together of stainless steel, is a highly skilled operation. Luckily, stainless steel fabrication Sydney, Australia has for construction companies are of excellent quality.
The fabrication of stainless steel does require a lot of skill. The work has to be done at relatively low temperatures for steels. The integrity of the material has to be maintained. A number of companies use a “work hardening process”. This gives the finished fabricated steel with greater strength and more corrosion resistance. There are also a number of different methods of welding stainless steel along with manufacturing it. This will depend upon the grade and type of stainless steel that is to be used. A highly reputable company that creates stainless steel fabrication Sydney market offers carry out this highly skilled fabrication process.
A guillotine is used to cut stainless steel up to 5mm thick. TIG (Tungsten Inert Gas) welding can also be carried out. There are welding bays that can cater to very small, intricate and detailed products all the way to larger construction work.
There are a number of different items that have been designed and made by stainless steel fabrication in Sydney. These products have been created to meet the needs of a variety of different customers. Stainless steel sinks and benches have been built specifically for those companies that deal with food and catering. Hygiene and cleanliness is of paramount importance. Stainless steel, which does not rust and is easy to clean, is ideal for these applications. Linked to this are crusher machines designed especially for processing chocolate. Cleaning and maintenance are critical here as well. Stainless steel fabrication Sydney has today is by far the best technology that is compatible with different products and processes. Food grade items cover all the feeder cones and processing equipment used in food production. Stainless steel is used extensively in this equipment as well. Stainless steel can be steam heated and sterilized which is another added benefit to any food related application.
In buildings, stainless steel can be used for hand rails and supports because this material is durable and easy to clean. A recent example are the hand rails used in the Terminal 5 Building at Heathrow Airport in London. There are two very famous examples of the extensive use of stainless steel in the United States as well. These are the art deco (the architectural design style of the 1920′ and 1930’s) on the Niagara Mohawk power building which is in Syracuse, New York, and the top of the Chrysler building, also in New York.
Sydney stainless steel fabrication can provide experienced draftsmen and designers with step by step guide through the design and fabrication process to make sure that each individual specification is fully implemented.
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