When you need a floor that is strong, solid, easily cleaned and safe, steel plate is one of your most economical and intelligent options. It provides tremendous skid resistance, providing a safer working environment. It is made of open hearth steel it also has the advantage of being completely fireproof. It will not warp, splinter or chip and though it is not specifically chosen for its tensile strength or yield strength, it still offers a tensile strength PSI of roughly 60,000 and a yield strength PSI of roughly 33,000.
At Vitz Metal, we have provided many contractors, tradesmen, and builders with high quality diamond plated steel for use in fabricating decks, catwalks, platforms, dock boards, truck compartment and tool storage boxes, industrial floors, conveyors, and more. The steel plate can easily be cold formed using conventional equipment and good shop practices, and is easily welded.