Category: Bending


As we begin to settle into this new way of life and unfold what our lifestyles will look like for the rest of this year and 2021, we have found that many homeowners are dusting off their to-do list and Read more…


Chicago Metal Rolled Products has been the leader in the bending and rolling industry for over 110 years. We take pride in consistently investing in new bending and rolling machinery and technology, always pushing the limits and shaping the industry Read more…


Curving one member is difficult. Curving 20 members that rotate in close proximity to one each other – half of them twisting one way and the others spiraling in the opposite direction – presents a whole other level of complexity. Read more…


Metal is the go-to material of choice when deciding on the type of construction/fabrication for many architectural and industrial applications. Its strength and malleability, or the material’s ability to be formed, lends itself well to be functional and aesthetically appealing. Read more…


In October of 2018, one of our Florida customers asked us to custom roll steel I-Beams for the construction of the new Norwegian Cruise Line Terminal at Port of Miami. Designed by Miami-based global architecture firm Bermello Ajamil & Partners Read more…


6061-T6 aluminum is notorious for not bending easily, yet up in space it goes surrounding the Orion MPCV.  Bending 6061-T6 aluminum takes special care.  Since NASA’s first attempt in 1961, there have been a total of 166 manned space missions Read more…


The musical-themed vibes of Austin now extend beyond its city center. This fun and energetic city, recently named one of the best cities in the country for young professionals by Forbes magazine, has added a new architectural landmark.  Curved steel Read more…


As a specialty bender roller, we see a lot of domes come to us for estimating. One of the recent projects that came through to us was this dome trellis pictured below. The interesting piece about this project – it Read more…


A program I was a part of – The ACE Mentorship Program – is a national organization that gives students hands-on experience as if they were actual engineers, architects, constructors, etc. This helps demonstrate what these careers are really like Read more…


This summer, the city of Chicago hosted an international celebration for the 50th anniversary of the Special Olympics. The event just wrapped up on July 21, 2018. As a tribute to the Special Olympics and to mark the 50th anniversary, Read more…

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