Structural Hot Rolled Steel Beam

Hot rolled steel beam provides great load bearing support when used horizontally or standing as columns. Also known as I-Beam or W-Beam, HR steel beam is a malleable structural steel used for support and stability for a wide range of industrial applications. We stock A36 hot rolled beam in a variety of sizes, with custom cut-to-size options available.
  • HR beam is used regularly throughout the construction industry for heavy load-bearing application support.  
  • This structural steel’s flexibility makes it is easy to weld, cut, form, and machine.
Learn more about hot rolled steel from our HR steel blog post.

Wide Flange Beam versus I-Beam Differences

Two common HR steel beam types are wide flange beam and I-beam. As the name implies, wide flange beam or W-beam has wide flanges and web. Compared with I-beam, W-beam has wider flanges and a wider profile. I-beam has tapered flanges, with narrow flanges.

HR Beam Applications

Hot rolled steel beam is used in numerous types of industrial and construction applications, including:
  • Bridge support
  • Skyscraper building material
  • Platforms
  • Housing support
  • Trailers
  • And more

IMS HR Steel Beam Advantages

As a trusted metal supplier with locations throughout Southern California and Arizona, IMS stocks structural steel products including HR beam, HR tee, steel channel, and steel angle. We can also expedite the delivery of hot rolled steel beam to Northern Mexico with proper export documentation.
Metal buying benefits from us include:

Buy Hot Rolled Beam from IMS in Southern California Today

Industrial Metal Supply stocks a wide range of sizes of HR steel beam for your construction and industrial metal supply needs. Stop by one of our 6 locations or contact us today.