The Orange book is an online database for engineers and steel structure designers. It allows them to select the best profile shape and steel grade according to the construction specific architecture and requirements. Thanks to the Orange book and its multiple load tables, it is possible to optimise structural calculations for all types of buildings (tertiary, commercial, industrial, residential…) as well as for bridges in order to:
The Orange book is part of ArcelorMittal’s digitalisation strategy which involves the creation of specific internet tools for customers, engineers and contractors.
Already including data of ArcelorMittal Europe – Long Products’ structural sections, the ArcelorMittal Orange book is now completed with information about ArcelorMittal Europe – Flat Products for cold-formed and welded sections.
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For structural applications, ArcelorMittal offers a full range of coatings for Construction Steels & High Strength Low Alloy steels according to EN 10346 (see catalogue sheet):
Coating types can be adapted according to the environment: