Kaufmann Center

Kaufmann Center

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The large scale construction project highlighted here required a company with large capacity rolling capabilities and experience. Oakley Steel was contracted perform the required work, fabricating a number of large structural steel components to be used for the Kauffman Center for Performing Arts in Kansas City, MO. A series of diverse sections were manufactured utilizing our Rollform section bender, performing rolling, bending, forming, and curving operations on carbon steel to achieve the specified shapes and lengths. 450 tons of steel was furnished for this project, the shapes and dimensions of which include beams 16″ wide x 26 lbs./ft. x 40′ long; channels 12″ wide x 20.7 lbs./ft. x 60′ long; Tee’s 12″ wide x 34 lbs./ft. x 60′ long; tubing 12″ square x 1/2″ wall x 48′ long; and angles 6″ x 6″ x 3/8″ thick x 40′ long.

This project was completed in only 6 weeks, with all work meeting the customer and our own stringent standards of uncompromising quality. With over 85 years of experience, Oakley Steel continues to be an industry leader in providing custom shaped steel products for projects of all sizes, holding to promised budgets and timelines. For more about this structural steel project or any of our other value added steel fabrication capabilities please see the table below or contact us directly.

Product DescriptionKauffman Center for Performing Arts Project
Structural Steel Fabrication Capabilities Applied/ProcessesPrimary:
Rolling
Bending
Forming
Curving
Equipment UsedRollform Section Bender
DimensionsBeams: 16" wide flange x 26 lbs./ft. x 40' long
Channels: 12" wide x 20.7 lbs./ft. x 60' long
T's: 12" wide x 34 lbs./ft. x 60' long
Tube: 12" square x 1/2" wall x 48' long
Angle: 6" x 6" x 3/8" thick x 40' long
Tolerances120 ft. radius 3/16"
Material UsedCarbon Steel
Industry for UseConstruction
Volume450 tons
Delivery/Turnaround Time6 Weeks
Delivery LocationKansas City, MO
Standards MetCustomer Specifications
Product NameChannels, T's, Beams, Angles, Tubing