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Steels for general engineering purposes

These steels are generally used in several fields : carpentry (as a result of construction of structures), furniture, hardware, machinery for every industrial application etc.

They are purchased according to the European Standard EN 10025-2 (Hot rolled products of structural steels) and after the drawing process they are mentioned and sold in accordance with European Standard EN 10277-2 (Steels for general engineering purposes). 

The symbolic designations are the following : S235JRC, S355J2C, E335GC, E335GC+S, E295GC.

Other grades of steel such as C35, C40, C45, C55, C60, are purchased in accordance with the European Standard EN 10083-2 and after the drawing process they are sold in accordance with the European Standard EN 10277-2.