I-joist

I-joist

A structural steel member having a cross section that resembles the capital letter I.
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of Montreal, it owns and operates an I-joist manufacturing plant in Sault Ste.
It complements our line of I-joist, LVL, rim board and glulam products, as well as adds a product that helps meet fire-related codes being adopted in some of the geographies in which we sell.
The composite action of double-T floor specimens using I-joist framing and 18-mm (23/32-in.
The firm is currently undergoing a rapid expansion programme to extend its manufacturing capacity, with a focus on bringing new innovations to market including the design and manufacture of I-Joist floors and decks.
He is a member of ASTM Committees D05, D14 and D07, and has served as Chairman of the AWC Subcommittee on the Fire Performance of Wood, the AWC Wood Design Standards Committee and the Wood I-Joist Manufacturers Association.
LP(R) SolidStart(TM) 225i is the first and only UK-specific I-joist product on the market
Perrault designs open web and I-joist floors while estimator Matt Pine designs trusses for custom roofs.
Aside from about 200 workers at Willamette's Portland headquarters who were laid off after the acquisition, merger-related job cuts in Oregon prior to Friday's announcement had been largely confined to the closing of a mill in Bend and closure of the I-joist plant in Woodburn.
The program can check the adequacy of a wood beam, wood I-joist or column for a load application.
NORTH AMERICAN lumber and structural wood panel production is expected to decline slightly in 2001, while wood I-joist and laminated veneer lumber output will continue to rise, according to a joint five-years market forecast by APA--The Engineered Wood Assn.
The I-joist is the engineered wood product that's being most aggressively marketed against dimension lumber.
For example, he says, the laminated I-joist that is becoming an industry standard in floors "is a direct response to the lack of large lumber.