Pressure Vessel Steels stocks a wide variety of carbon steel plates in a range of widths, lengths, and thickness according to ASTM A516 Grade 60 and ASME SA516 Grade 60, suitable for boiler and pressure vessel and storage tank fabrication where enhanced notch toughness is crucial. For plates possessing a thickness of less than 40 mm, they can be delivered "As rolled"; whereas, plates measuring 40 mm and above in thickness have to be in a normalized condition.
Mill Test Certification of Carbon Steel Plate
Pressure Vessel Steels' ASTM/ASMA A/SA516 Grade 60 carbon steel plates have complete traceability and are supplied complete with mill test certification in compliance with EN10204 3.1 or EN10204 3.2 as required. Any further customer or third party inspection is welcomed by arrangement with the client.
ASTM A516 Grade 60/ASME SA516 Grade 60 - Specifications and Standards
The standards and specifications of ASTM A516 Grade 60 and ASME SA516 Grade 60 carbon steel plate are given in Table 1.
Table 1. Equivalent Specifications and Standards of ASTM A516 Grade 60/ASME SA516 Grade 60.
||A/SA516 - Grade 60
||DIN 17155 HII
ASTM A516 Grade 60/ASME SA516 Grade 60 - Chemical Composition
The chemical composition of ASTM A516 Grade 60 and ASME SA516 Grade 60 carbon steel plate is listed in Table 2.
Table 2. Typical Chemical Composition of ASTM A516 Grade 60/ASME SA516 Grade 60.
ASTM A516 Grade 60/ASME SA516 Grade 60 - Mechanical Properties
The mechanical properties of ASTM A516 Grade 60 and ASME SA516 Grade 60 carbon steel plate can be found in Table 3.
Table 3. Typical Mechanical Values of ASTM A516 Grade 60/ASME SA516 Grade 60.
|Tensile strength (N/mm2)
|Yield stress/ min (N/mm2)
This information has been sourced, reviewed and adapted from materials provided by Pressure Vessel Steels (UK) Ltd.
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