Marine & OffShore
Steel Plate
ASTM A131 A&B / ABS A&B

A structural grade of steel plate utilized almost exclusively in the shipbuilding industry. This grade is defined as Ordinary Strength with specified minimum yield of 34 KSI. Applications include barges, marine equipment, and ship construction. These grades are also certified by the American Bureau of Shipping (ABS).


Mechanical Properties:

Tensile:
58 to 71 ksi
Yield:
34 ksi min
Elongation:
19% min in 8” 22% min in 2”

STOCK SIZES

Grade Gauge (Inches) Width (Inches) Length (Inches)
ABS A / ABS B 0.1875 96 240/480
ABS A / ABS B 0.2500 60/96/120 240/480
ABS A / ABS B 0.3125 60/96/120 240/480
ABS A / ABS B 0.3750 60/96/120 240/480
ABS A / ABS B 0.5000 60/96/120 240/480
ABS A / ABS B 0.6250 60/96/120 240/480
ABS A / ABS B 0.7500 60/96/120 240/480
ABS A / ABS B 0.8750 60/96/120 240/480
ABS A / ABS B 1.0000 60/96/120 240/480
ABS A / ABS B 1.1250 60/96/120 240/480
ABS A / ABS B 1.2500 60/96/120 240/480
ABS A / ABS B 1.5000 60/96/120 240/480
ABS A / ABS B 1.7500 60/96/120 240/480
ABS A / ABS B 2.0000 60/96/120 240/480