COR-TEN / Corten was developed to minimise the need for painting. Once exposed to weather the alloy forms a protective layer of rust. Corten is widely used in both structural and architectural forms including, cladding, sculptures, bridges and shipping containers. Well known examples throughout the UK would include: The Angel of the North and the Broadcasting tower in Leeds.
(Now available as duel certified S355 J2W+N with CE Test Certs.)’