S355JR steel plate is a high-strength low-alloy European standard structural steel covering four of the six categories within the EN 10025: 2004standard. With minimum yield of 50 ksi, it meets requirements in chemistry and physical properties similar to ASTM A572 / 709.
Careful attention should always be placed on the specific variation of S355 required if considering substitute material.
S355 Steel Plate Applications:
Heavy road vehicles: chassis, dumper bodies
Crane construction: booms for mobile cranes
Structural steelworks: bridge components, components for offshore structures
Pressure vessels: fixed and transportable storage tanks, vessels
Power plants: penstocks, spiral cases
Mining equipment: roof supports
Load-handling equipment and masts