Hot rolled plates are produced by hot rolling a steel slab to form a plate. Hot Rolled Plates are available in thickness 0.6 to 32 mm x 1200 x 2400.Hot rolled product can be provided in the form of coils and plates. The condition can be in the form of coil or product through pickling and oiling process (hot rolled coil-pickled oiled or HRC-PO) Plates are used for ship building, boilers, pressure vessels, general fabrication, bridges and the construction industry.
Typical uses for Hot Rolled Steel are for automotives such as truck frames, automotive wheels, pipe and tubular, water heaters, agriculture equipment, strappings, stampings, compressor shells, railcar components, wheel rims, metal buildings, railroad-hopper cars, doors, shelving, discs, guard rails, pipe and tubular, and automotive clutch plates.
Hot Rolled Sheet is also used for a wide range of applications, from simple bends to complex draws or structural applications that require a specific strength level. The steel grade and processing technique of the metal are important in order to meet the customer requirements.