Top Weathering Steel Projects of 2023

Top Weathering Steel Projects

Top Weathering Steel Projects of 2023

As 2023 comes to a close, let’s reminisce on the unique ways our customers used weathering steel in their projects. From striking details to entire structures, the beauty and function of weathering steel was certainly used in impressive and diverse ways throughout the year.

Barfield Fence & Fabrication Dog Park Fence

Barfield Fence and Fabrication used 1” x 8” cor-ten steel columns to construct a modern dog park fence at the Tampa Meridian. Central Steel Service supplied Barfield with plasma-burned to size 1”-thick ASTM A588 weathering steel plates to use for the fence pickets. One of the many ways weathering steel can be used for fencing applications! Read more about this project here. 

Weathering Steel FEncing

Corten Steel Spheres by Frank Ledbetter

Weathering steel is often used for outdoor sculpture and public art installations. Artist Frank Ledbetter, who is featured in Netflix’s ‘Metal Shop Masters’ series, used weathering steel to fabricate these unique corten steel spheres, which are installed in Destin, Florida. 

Weathering Steel Sculpture

Weathering Steel Retaining Wall by Atlanta Fine Gardens

Based in Atlanta, GA, Atlanta Fine Gardens used a combination of weathering steel and granite retaining walls to shape an  elevated garden at a residence. In both residential and commercial landscapes, retaining walls like this one can prevent soil erosion, assist with drainage issues, improve curb appeal and make a sloped area more functional to name a few. 

Weathering Steel Retaining Wall

David Baker Architects Residential Buildings 

David Baker Architects thoughtfully used weathering steel for the exterior facade of two modern residential buildings in Downtown Birmingham, Alabama. The beauty, durability and sustainability of weathering steel makes it an excellent choice for urban applications like this one. 

Weathering Steel Planters by Adams Fabrication 

Weathering steel continues to gain popularity in landscape and garden design, particularly as a material for planter boxes and raised garden beds. Adams Fabrication used weathering steel for several planter boxes and raised garden bed applications throughout the year. Check out the photos of a few of the  planters below! 

Weathering Steel Round Planters

Weathering Steel Raised Garden bed

Weathering Steel Driveway Gate & Fencing by Skyline Fabricator

Located in Dallas, Texas, Skyline Fabricators used weathering steel to fabricate a driveway gate and various  fencing for a commercial residence in Fort Worth, Texas. Read more about The Seven at Bowie House project here

Weathering Steel Fencing and Gates

Contact Central Steel Service for Weathering Steel

Interested in using weathering steel in your next project? Central Steel Service stocks high-strength, corrosion-resistant weathering steel across several categories and in a variety sizes. Founded in 1981, we understand that the unique applications requiring these specialty products require the utmost attention to quality and material traceability. By focusing our entire resources on supplying only these specialty products, we will give you complete confidence in your decision to allow us to service your steel requirements. Contact one of our experienced sales associates to learn more or request a quote!