floor beam

floor beam

[′flȯr ‚bēm]
(building construction)
A beam used in the framing of floors in buildings.
(civil engineering)
A large beam used in a bridge floor at right angles to the direction of the roadway, to transfer loads to bridge supports.

floor beam

A beam supporting the floor of a building or the deck of a bridge.
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Aerospace primary structures including an out-of-autoclave infused wing skin as well as a section of a Boeing 777 floor beam,
The other contract, through Albany's subsidiary Albany Aerospace Composites, regards manufacturing composite struts for the Airbus A380--Albany is obligated to manufacture composite wing box struts through 2020 and floor beam struts through 2023.
Further, AEC's subsidiary Albany Aerospace Composites LLC has a contract to manufacture composite struts for the Airbus A380, under which it is obligated to supply composite wing box struts till 2020 and floor beam struts till 2023.
The routine demolition went awry when a floor beam of the bridge shifted and caused the excavator to tip, according to officials from Massachusetts Department of Transportation.
Bending stresses attributed to floor beam connections were typically not accounted for in the design of hangers.
Another common situation where non-rigid support condition occurs is when the joist ends are resting on a floor beam.
The second floor beam and slab for this bay were sheared from the column supports and suspended by reinforcing bars.
Including the silane sealing of the exposed surfaces, TS7 CIP wall delineations, CV3 spall on box girders, miscellaneous steel viaduct repairs, SV12 crack in weld LC-N, ZB15 Missing nut in floor beam, missing transverse tendons, supply duck shotcrete repair at VB 3, concrete repair I-93, ZB21 Electical Tape, and railing at ramp L.
Exelis (NYSE:XLS), a diversified, aerospace, defence, information and services company, revealed on Wednesday the award of a multimillion dollar, composite floor beam struts supply contract from Airbus, for the A380 aircraft.
A separate cantilever floor beam is bolted to the edge girder to support the cantilever on the east side.