Reinforcing Steel Products and Installation
Reinforcing & Mesh Solutions (RMS) supplies, cuts and bends reinforcing to the latest standards and adheres to regular and consistent quality checks to meet customer requirements. We supply reinforcing steel in various specifications range from 250MPA to 500MPA.
Cutting & Bending Standards SANS 282:Edition 6
RMS will cut and bend the bar according to the bending schedules supplied by the customer. All bending schedules refer to the standard Shape Codes as per the table shown:
SANS 282: Edition 6
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Shape codes 32, 33, 34 and 35 have been removed as they are adequately covered by other shape codes. This brings SA codes in line with British standards.
Design & Detailing Criteria
Bar Spacing, Sectional areas per metre
Mass per square metre for bars in one direction at various spacings (kg/m²)
For transportation purposes bars should not exceed the following:
Standard Material Specifications
Bars are supplied in the following standard diameters, lengths and grades of steel:
- High Tensile Steel (SANS 920:2011 – 450MPa) denoted by the letter “Y”, deformed bar in diameters: 8, 10, 12, 16, 20, 25, 32 and 40mm.
- Mild Steel (SANS 920:2011 – 250MPa) denoted by the letter “R” , smooth bar in diameters: 8 10, 12, 16, 20, 25, 32 and 40mm.
- Standard Lengths available for both grades: 12m and 13m.
Note: Special diameters, lengths and grades are available on request.
Installation / Steel Fixing
Co-ordination of deliveries, in conjunction with an agreed programme, is undertaken by RMS’ competent team of contract management and fixing services to meet customer installation requirements.
30 North Reef Road, Elandsfontein, Germiston, 1400
P.O. Box 6596 Homestead, 1412
TEL: +2711 878 6820