Clear span


Also found in: Financial.

Clear span

Distance between the inside faces of the supports on both sides.

clear span

The distance between the two inside faces of the supports of a span.
References in periodicals archive ?
It is expanded into a clear span shelter by simple lifting by two people in less than a minute.
Tenders are invited for Manual Mobile Jib Crane, Capacity: 1 Ton, Overall Height: 2800Mm, Overall Lenth: 1650 Mm, Overall Width:1300Mm, Clear Span Between Forks: 1140Mm, Lift: 2100Mm, Back Wheel Dia: 150Mm, Front Wheel Dia 200 Mm, Minor Variation In Dimensions Allowed Subject To Railway Suitability Make: Mahindra Stiller, Venus, Handy
The interior of the new structure will feature clear span designs which virtually eliminate building columns.
A 16-foot clear span and skylights allow an open atmosphere, much like a Las Vegas casino.
The single storey warehouse, extending to 50,805 sq ft, is designed with two clear span portal frame bays.
building is fully air-conditioned and features masonry walls; reinforced concrete floors; clear span steel columns; fully sprinklered; all utilities; 3,761 sq.
4 million cubic foot space had a 400-foot clear span opening and, at that time, was the second longest in the country.
These were specially sourced from the southern Chinese province of Guangxi, with strict requirements on thickness (approximately 120mm diameter), so that lateral setting out could be achieved with reasonable precision, and on length (approximately 8m) so that longitudinal lap joints only occur at the top-spanning pieces (across a clear span of I 8m).
To create the 16-foot clear span inside and support the roof by conventional means would have required solid 6- by 16-inch beams, costing about three times as much.
The new building will offer clear span accommodation and provide unrestricted floor space that will allow us to customise the interior to meet our requirements.
pharmaceutical manufacturing/packaging area with six environmentally-controlled suites (four Class 100,000); masonry walls; reinforced concrete floors; clear span steel columns; fully sprinklered; all utilities; 3,761 sq.
77/700-800 Between Nagappattinam And Nagore Stations , Sub Structure With Pile Foundation And Super Structure With Composite Girder Of Clear Span 1 X 25605 Sq (29000 Sk) Across The Tracks And With Psc `I Girder 2 X 16776 Sq (19000 Sk) And 1 X 25605 Sq(29000 Sk) And Launching By Using Road Cranes And Cast In Situ Deck Slab, Construction Of Limited Use Subway And Other Miscellaneous Works.