Structural Steel Fabrication and Installation in Vancouver, BC and Alberta

What defines good metal fabrication shops near me?

The world is not exactly teeming with metal fabrication shops. Unlike bakeries, or retail stores, there are not a lot of metal fabrication shop simply because the majority of people do not need them on a daily basis. Also unlike with bakeries or retail stores, whose business practices are fairly transparent and well known, the doings of metal fabrication shops are not so much well known. The chances are that when you finally need metal...

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3 Simple Steps for Better Metal Fabrication in Langley

Look at the sky and chose the right tools. While this may sound like an advice that came straight out from the mouth of a farmer in Alberta, this piece of advice is perfectly applicable for people seeking to improve metal fabrication in Langley. What follows here is that to enhance metal fabrication, it is important to choose the right materials for the work, to choose appropriate equipment to conduct that work, and to pay special attention to...

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A Complete Guide to Steel Building Construction

Steel is one of the most important and most popular construction materials in the world. The annual world production of steel has figured out at around 1,600 million metric tons (in numbers: 1,600,000,000) of steel in the last seven 7 years. It is used or it is a key element of many industries. It finds its application everywhere from arms industry to toy making industry. In this article, we will pay special attention to why steel is such an...

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Vancouver Steel Fabricators: 4 Secrets of Successful Project

Vancouver steel fabricators know this one simple truth: no matter how big or small the project, whatever the conditions you are working in, nothing beats precision, know-how and planning to succeed and deliver top-quality manufacture that lasts. Reputations depend on it; even more importantly, lives often depend on it, so you want to make sure every project that passes through your hands is a success. Any good steel fabricator can deliver...

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Best Practices for Metal Fabrication in Victoria BC

Before the start, it is good to actually establish what metal fabrication is. Metal fabrication is defined as the building of metal structures by cutting, bending or assembling. As it can be seen, it includes a rather limited list of processes, but laymen sometime mistakenly think it includes machining, metal stamping, casting and forging – processes with sometimes similar end goal and function, but still not metal fabrication practices....

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Welding Fabrication 101

Welding fabrication is often confused by laymen with metal fabrication. Metal fabrication could be described as an umbrella term for different fabrication and modification processes, one of which is welding fabrication. Most steel structures, independent of their size, are usually rather complex and segments are welded together at every place where using bolts and screws is either impossible or detrimental to structural integrity. Welding is...

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