Steel is strong, rigid, and has a low coefficient of thermal expansion. It is also heavy and is subject to corrosion.
Steel is sturdy enough that it resists the damage caused by natural disasters, fire and termites.
Owing to its material properties, steel is the important engineering and construction material in the world.
Construction is one of the most important steel-using industries, accounting about 50% of world steel demand.
Steel represent more than 60% of Oil & Gas industry spending and present almost in every step of the industry value chain.
Whatever the source, steel has a crucial role to play in producing and distributing energy as well as improving energy efficiency.