Without simple and basic prevention measurements, color coated steel coil may suffer steel sheet damage, transportation delay and economic loss. Thus CAMELSTEEL always avoid damage during color coated steel coil storage and transportation, and has concluded a few points which are show as follows:
1. While using crane, use nylon tape and expansive crosspiece to lift color coated steel sheet along the bale’s center of gravity line. Steel wire rope is not allowed.
2. While using forklift to load and unload color coated steel sheet, the adjusting fork distance shall be adjusted to be more than 5 feet.
3. Taking following measures to keep color coated steel sheet dry during transportation and installation process:
Wear dry and clean gloves;
Do not drag steel sheet in coarse surface and steel sheet surface;
Place steel sheet in mat wood. Incline the mat mood for a certain angle to avoid stagnant water and then cover with waterproof cloth.
Quickly insulate wet bales, scrub wet bales with clean gauze and then stack them in ventilated place until totally dry.