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Steel Erection Home Scope

Examples of steel erection activities [29 CFR 1926.750(b)(1)]:
  • Bolting structural steel, steel joists and metal buildings
  • Bracing structural steel, steel joists and metal buildings
  • Burning structural steel, steel joists and metal buildings
  • Connecting structural steel, steel joists and metal buildings
  • Guying structural steel, steel joists and metal buildings
  • Hoisting structural steel, steel joists and metal buildings
  • Installing curtain walls
  • Installing metal decking
  • Installing miscellaneous metals
  • Installing ornamental iron and similar materials
  • Installing siding systems
  • Installing window walls
  • Laying out structural steel, steel joists and metal buildings
  • Moving point-to-point while performing steel erection activities
  • Placing structural steel, steel joists and metal buildings
  • Plumbing structural steel, steel joists and metal buildings
  • Rigging structural steel, steel joists and metal buildings
  • Welding structural steel, steel joists and metal buildings
Activities covered by the steel erection standard when they occur during and as a part of steel erection activities [29 CFR 1926.750(b)(2)]:
  • Bolting
  • Bracing
  • Burning
  • Caulking
  • Connecting
  • Dismantling
  • Grinding
  • Guying
  • Hoisting
  • Laying out
  • Placing
  • Rigging
  • Sealing
  • Welding
All related activities for construction, alteration and/or repair of materials and assemblies such as:
  • Anchoring devices
  • Bridge flooring
  • Building specialties
  • Building equipment
  • Cable stays
  • Castings
  • Cold formed steel framing
  • Column covers
  • Conveying systems
  • Crane rails and accessories
  • Detention/security equipment and doors, windows and hardware
  • Doors
  • Elevator beams
  • Enclosures and pockets
  • Expansion control, including bridge expansion joint assemblies
  • Falsework for temporary supports of permanent steel members
  • Fascias
  • Fences and gates
  • Ferrous metals and alloys
  • Floor plates
  • Gaskets
  • Glass
  • Gratings
  • Grillage
  • Handrails
  • Hardware
  • Hydraulic structures
  • Joint fillers
  • Ladders
  • Louvers
  • Machinery and plant equipment, furnishings and special construction
  • Metal decking and raceway systems and accessories
  • Metal panels and panel wall systems
  • Metal roofing and accessories
  • Metal siding
  • Miscellaneous, architectural and ornamental metals and metal work
  • Multi-purpose supports
  • Non-ferrous metals and alloys
  • Penthouse enclosures
  • Perforated metals
  • Permanent and temporary bents and towers
  • Plastics and synthetic composite materials
  • Railings
  • Safety systems for steel erection
  • Sealants and seals
  • Sheet metal fabrications
  • Shelf racks
  • Skylights
  • Slide bearings
  • Soffit panels
  • Stairs
  • Steel and metal joists
  • Stone and other non-precast concrete architectural materials mounted on steel frames
  • Structural cabling
  • Structural metal framing and related bracing and assemblies
  • Structural steel
  • Trench covers
  • Windows
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