Masteel's stock materials are ordered to international standards with additional stringent restrictions applied to the chemical, mechanical and testing requirements. This ensures that where clients have more complex requirements they are able to comply using ex stock material.
In addition to Masteel's comprehensive stock range, they are able to offer a "Fast Track" option which allows for material to be produced according to your contract requirements, thus ensuring that projects are kept to budget and to schedule. Fast Track is available subject to order criteria – please ask for further details.
All materials are tested and certified in accordance with the respective standards including many European, American and British grades, new and old. Masteel's stock materials are ordered to international standards with additional stringent restrictions applied to the chemical, mechanical and testing requirements. This ensures that where clients have more complex requirements they are able to comply using ex stock material.
Sourcing & Material Control
Masteel have the flexibility to source material from a wide range of mills and fellow distributors meaning that we can offer customers bespoke solutions depending on their needs at time of enquiry.
Material received for stock is placed in quarantine until Masteel’s Quality Manager confirms the material conforms to the specification it was ordered against.
All plates are supplied fully certified to EN10204 3.1 or 3.2 as required, with full traceability usually by hard stamping. Additional client or third party inspection is available at the request of the client.
Where specific applications require materials with additional testing, Masteel can provide a complete testing service using independent UKAS – ISO EN17025 approved test houses. If testing requires EN10204 3.2 certification, tests would be witnessed by your nominated third party inspection agency.
Additional testing available includes the following:
- Charpy V Notch Impact Testing
- Through Thickness Testing (TTT)
- Ultrasonic Testing
- Hardness Testing
- Mechanical testing after Simulated PWHT
- Microstructural Examination
- HIC testing according NACE
- SSC/SOHIC testing according to NACE
- Bend testing
- Elevated Temperature Tensile Testing
- Chemical analysis
This information has been sourced, reviewed and adapted from materials provided by Masteel UK Ltd.
For more information on this source, please visit Masteel UK Ltd.