Atlas Tube Now Offers Two New Jumbo HSS Sizes

CHICAGO, Jan. 30, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Atlas Tube, a division of JMC Steel Group, announced today the expansion of their Jumbo HSS product line with the addition of two new sizes of jumbo square hollow structural sections (HSS).

Atlas Tube Jumbo HSS comes in a wide range of weights and dimensions. Atlas currently offers Jumbo HSS in wall thicknesses of .500" to .875". Now, Atlas Tube will also offer 18" and 20" square Jumbo HSS in a wall thickness of .375". Uses for Jumbo HSS include vertical column and diagonal bracing applications, as well as members of large, long-span trusses. Jumbo HSS is an option for solving complex design challenges for structures with large load demands, e.g., structures in high seismic areas.

"We're happy to expand our Jumbo HSS line to now offer our customers more options and sizes to best suit their specific uses and projects," said Jelani Rucker, director of marketing and business development for JMC Steel Group.

Customers may contact Atlas Tube or one of the following stocking distributors for ordering information:

For more information about Atlas Tube's Jumbo HSS and the available sizes, please visit For more information about using Jumbo HSS for large load demands, please watch Atlas Tube's "Designing with HSS" video on the topic.

Jelani Rucker


About Atlas Tube

Atlas Tube, a division of JMC Steel Group, produces a wide range of steel tubular products and is the leading provider of hollow structural sections (HSS) in North America. Other offerings include HSS Design Tools, straight-seam electric resistance welding (ERW) pipe piling and EPOX Z KOTE® powder primed tubing. For more information, contact Atlas Tube at 800.733.5683 or Or visit

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