What is a Steel Drum?

Steel Drum Production About Us

Steel drum is usually made of carbon steel or stainless steel. The drums can be lined for added corrosion resistance. The thickness of metal is important for intended use. Thicker drums are used shipping hazardous liquids because thicker drums are stronger than thinner drums. Most drums fall in the range of 0.9 – 1.5 mm thick.

Steel Drum Forming

Steel drum manufacturing is a complex process involving several stages. The main steps are forming, welding, coating painting.