Hollow Structural Steel Tube
HSS (hollow structured sections) refers to a metal profile that is hollow and tubular. This hollow structural tube (or HSS) is used as a structural element in buildings, bridges and other structures, and in a wide variety of manufactured products. It's produced in round, square and rectangular shapes in a broad range of sizes and gauges.
HSS or hollow structural steel tubing has many benefits including:
- aesthetic appeal
- high strength-to-weight ratios
- uniform strength
- cost effectiveness