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Know the differences between iron and steel

Know the differences between iron and steel

Nowadays, iron and steel are used in different kinds of industry and solutions, but it is important to know there are differences between them.In this article, we will define said differences by talking about their origin, qualities, benefits and uses.• OriginSteel comes from iron, thus iron is an element and steel is an alloy of iron and carbon, among others,…

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Corrugated steel sheets in construction

Corrugated steel sheets in construction

Nowadays, the use of corrugated steel sheets in the construction of malls, buildings, multiple-use warehouses, homes, among others, is more and more common; this being thanks to the variety of sheets available and the possibility of reducing costs and construction times.   Corrugated sheets are among the most used materials for different kinds of projects due to their great number of…

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Benefits of steel construction

Benefits of steel construction

Steel as a construction material is widely used due to its rapid placement, and its optimal properties. As it is an industrial product, its quality is good and its benefits when building facilitate assembly and transport, that is why it is used all over the world.Over time, the mechanical and physical properties of steel have allowed a valuable advantage over…

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 What is steel?

What is steel?

Steel is an iron alloy with an amount of carbon that can vary between 0.03% and 1.075% by weight of its composition, depending on the steel grade.Steel is not the same as iron and the two materials should not be confused. Iron (Fe) is a relatively hard and tough metal, with a melting temperature of 1535 °C and a boiling…

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 What is Heavy Industry?

What is Heavy Industry?

Heavy industry is the set of activities of extraction and primary transformation of the material, such as mining in which minerals used in the steel industry, oil industry and the manufacture of the necessary machinery, among others.The nineteenth century is notable for the great advance that occurred with respect to the industry. Its growth was due to the use of…

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