What is Steel Deck?

Also known as roof deck, non-composite floor deck, composite floor deck, metal deck, decking or just deck.  Steel deck is a cold-formed steel panel usually used as a structural platform to form a roof or floor.

How Steel Deck Works:

Steel deck is usually a corrugated cold rolled steel sheet that is laid onto a support structure.  

Why Steel Deck Matters:

It is designed to serve as a permanent steel base for poured concrete floors or steel roofing material, eliminating the time and cost of wood forming. 

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