edge beam

edge beam

A beam at the edge of a shell plate structure, providing stiffness that provides an increase in the load-bearing capacity. See also: Beam

edge beam

A stiffening beam at the edge of a slab.
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Since then, I have managed the construction of culverts near the open market in Oshakati, in Omafo and Oruno, and have also constructed an edge beam for the Oshikango railway station.
Additions had to be made to this structure, since Saarinen's sculptural cutting of the shell created severe edge disturbances to the membrane stresses in the shell that had to be counteracted by an edge beam 45,7 cm high.
A concrete edge beam will also be installed to protect 180 metres of the roadway from tidal erosion.
The deck support beams cantilever beyond the deck edge beam to support the sidewalk.
A flight of timber treads is cantilevered off the wall, supported by an internal edge beam of welded steel angles, some of which return vertically to form the framework for the glass balustrade.
the light pillars fastened to the edge beam and the disconnected electrical cables are removed.
T-section ribs taper towards the outer (northern) edge where they are propped by a continuous tubular edge beam supported on cylindrical columns.
This flexible connection is perhaps a means of withstanding earthquakes, It also removes all load from the side walls which can be taken away to provide extra light, yet curiously the non-loadbearing edge beam at floor level is still extremely large and heavy.
On the platform side of the building, the steel structure of the train shed is delicate, partly because the weight of the heavy and relatively crude concrete edge beam is balanced against it, tending to turn the roof up.
Comprising three identical strips of curved steel sheet arranged in staggered formation, the hybrid structure is cantilevered off one of the main walls of the entrance block, where it is anchored by a row of cables to a reinforced edge beam at first-storey level.
2mm thickness steel edge beam size car in the river bearing steel hot-rolled coil steel division 1780 production line successfully offline.
The work is in-situ repairs to the concrete edge beam detail on the lower side of the south portal of spans 1 and 2 of this multi span bridge and to the soffit of the bridge at span 2.