ASTM WK44114

    Work Item: ASTM WK44114 - Revision of A871 / A871M - 12 Standard Specification for High-Strength Low-Alloy Structural Steel Plate With Atmospheric Corrosion Resistance

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    Active Standard: A871 / A871M - 12

    Developed by Subcommittee: A01.02 | Committee A01 | Contact Staff Manager



    1. Rationale

    S747-13B A task group has been formed to address the phosphorus and sulfur levels in the steel standards covered by Committee A01.02. The goal is to align the levels of these two elements to be consistent with current standard metallurgical processes. While this may result in alignment of ASTM standards with other international standards covering similar steels, this would be a byproduct of the changes rather than the impetus for the changes. The task group has proposed a level of 0.030% maximum for each element for plate materials at this time.


    Keywords

    as-rolled; atmospheric corrosion resistance; high-strength; low-alloy; normalized; plate; poles; quenched; steel; structural steel; tempered; tubular structures ; Atmospheric corrosion materials/applications--specifications; Corrosive service applications--plate/sheet/strip; HSLA (high-strength low-alloy) steel--specifications; Structural steel (SS) plate--specifications; Tempered structural steel--specifications
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:
    11-18-2013

    Technical Contact:
    Allen Harrold

    Item:
    008

    Ballot:
    A01 (14-02)

    Status:
    At Society Review