Universal Beam (UB) are either primed in zinc rich primer or hot dip galvanised. Steel Builders can cut to length and drill holes for timber fixing, all online!
Also known as: Girders, H sections, I sections, U beams, Lintels
Whatever size you require, our universal steel beams are fabricated to our exacting standards.
Universal beams are used in a variety of construction purposes including residential properties and large commercial premises. They are also to be found in civil engineering projects such as railways and bridges.
We fabricate our steel beams to a high quality in a large number of standard sizes. If you don’t see the size and weight you need, then contact us to talk about our tailor-made options.
Due to the increased depth in a universal beam the loading capability is higher than other forms of beam.
It is important that the depth is measured correctly before ordering the beam you require. A beam is normally put into between two columns, but it can also be used as a column by itself.
Universal Beams, otherwise known as I-beam, UBs, I section, RSJs, rsj beams, h beam, steel lintels steel girder and load bearing steels.
Universal beams are essential for any major support or structural integrity in building construction. These steel beams are hard-wearing and strong.
RSJ or Rolled steel joists are very popular in the building trade used mainly for steel lintels. Small medium and large scale structural steel projects all use a variety of steel sections such as I beams, H columns and pfc channels.
Universal Beam Processing
Our in house processing can cater for all types of requirements from square and mitre cutting for cranked beams to drilling notching and Shot blast primer painting. Steel Beams Direct supply a huge range of structural steel sections to the construction industry and DIY market across the uk.