Structural Steel

Shaw has two facilities for producing structural steel. Our 100,000 square-foot facility, located near major transportation routes in Addis, Louisiana, has a maximum capacity of 1,500 tons per month. Our 465,000 square-foot facility in Matamoros, Mexico has a maximum capacity of 2,000 tons per month. At these two locations, Shaw can fabricate:

  • Large, multi-story structures
  • Pipe racks and pipe bridges
  • Modules
  • Stair towers
  • Accessory steel items

Any item that can be transported to a job site can be fabricated in our large plate fabrication facilities. We fabricate and deliver:

  • Pressure vessels
  • Silos
  • API storage tanks
  • Heavy ducting
  • Large stacks
  • Towers
  • Reactors
  • Furnaces and HRSG units

Shaw's structural steel facilities feature only the newest and best equipment including:

CNC, Hydraulic Plate Punch/Plasma Cutting System; Peddinghaus FPB 1500 Addis, Louisiana
Plasma Thermal Cutter (CNC); Linde CM56 @ 10' x 20' x 4"
Plasma Arc Units; Hyptherm  2000 – 200 – 100; ESAB 200
Anglemax II Anglematic (CNC) @ 6" x 6" x 1/2"
Punches @ 70 To 120 Ton; Peddinghaus 550 – 1500;  Piranha P3 – 120 – 120
70 – 225 to 600 Amp Welding Machines
Ficep Tipo A-31 Matamoros, Mexico
Ficep Angle Master A204T
Ficep 1201DZB Drill Machines
Ficep 1260BH Band Saws
Ficep 1261TT Coping Machine
Wheelabrator Plate Blasting Machine
32 – GLC 553 MC3 Cloos Welding Machines


Our steel fabrication complexes can fabricate both large and small projects. We operate under certified third-party-audited systems covering both structural and plate fabrication. Shaw provides:

  • Fabrication of boilers and pressure vessels performed per ASME Sec. VIII, Div. 1.
  • Code stamps include:  ASME (R, S, U), NBIC.

For more information, contact [email protected].