beam building

beam building

[′bēm ‚bil·diŋ]
(mining engineering)
A process of rock bolting in flat-lying deposits where the bolts are installed in bedded rock to bind the strata together to act as a single beam capable of supporting itself, thus stabilizing the overlying rock.
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Using Bluetooth technology, SmarterSockets beam building address, floor level, and room number information to nearby mobile devices.
It's a lovely spot and the brick and beam building, with its minstrels' gallery, looks ideal for the wedding snaps.
Although a profitable business, it didn't make much sense for the Hollingsworth family to spend millions to retrofit an old post and beam building.
The open to import segment also differentiated itself by more aggressively switching from traditional post and beam building to new rationalized post and beam building methods.
Yankee Barn Homes post and beam building system cuts cost and time onsite for Jackson, WY home owner.
We've added a Harvard University Graduate School of Design-trained creative director, a registered architect who will introduce fresh, new models that merge Lindal's signature post and beam building system with cutting edge design concepts, and who will work with homebuyers who want one-of-a-kind homes.
Schroeder 1984 Timber Frame Construction: All About Post-and Beam Building, Storey Communications, Pownal, VT.
Overlooking Portland Harbor and the Calendar Islands of Casco Bay, Casco Bay Wool Works gently hand crafts capes, shawls, blankets and outerwear in a one hundred year old post and beam building at 34 Danforth Street in the coastal city of Portland, Maine.
We (the large majority of SBers) do not recommend chicken wire as SB lath in most instances and we do not recommend overall lath of any kind in post and beam buildings.