beam-and-girder construction

beam-and-girder construction

[¦bēm ən ′gər·dər kən′strək·shən]
(building construction)
A system of floor construction in which the load is distributed by slabs to spaced beams and girders.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

beam-and-girder construction

A system of floor construction in which the load is distributed by slabs to spaced beams and girders.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.