floor system

floor system

[′flōr ‚sis·təm]
(civil engineering)
The structural floor assembly between supporting beams or girders in buildings and bridges.

floor system

1. The system of structural components which separate the stories of a building.
2. In a building, the structural floor assembly between the beams and girders.
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On the second, a floating floor system helps control sound.<br />"The (first floor) system was the most challenging of the two because anything that needed to be hung above the ceiling needed to hang off one of these springs so they wouldn't transfer the sound," she said.
Concrete Polishing Solutions is once again delivering on its mission to share our knowledge of the polished concrete industry with the debut of its XACT Polished Concrete Floor System at the 2017 World of Concrete Show in Las Vegas, January 17-20 at the CPS South Hall Booth (#S12148).
Its portable flooring options include the Harlequin Liberty LatchLoc Portable Sprung Floor Panels, which feature a modular, interlocking hook-and-latch sprung floor system that must be topped with a vinyl dance surface, such as Harlequin Cascade, which is ideal for a wide range of dance styles, including ballet, contemporary, modern, hip hop, Irish and tap.
However, anti-slip flooring specialists STEP ON SAFETY, has developed Riserdeck, a new lightweight riser floor system that uses the latest in durable and corrosion-resistant composite materials, with high strength, anti-slip GRP open mesh flooring, which can be supplied complete with a complementary GRP profiled support system.
MAIS was contacted by the manufacturers Ensginer Hyde to replace their machine area floor system. It was a project that had to be completed expediently due to scheduling constraints.
The Stonres NVL floor system cures to a hard, durable, long lasting finish, eliminating the need for routine, costly repairs, and its smooth, seamless surface ensures a safe and easy to clean floor.
For instance, average total weight gain was significantly higher (Pless than0.05) in the rabbits in floor system (0.68 kg) as against rabbits placed on deep litter system (0.52 kg) and that of cage system (0.59 kg).
Because of the high radiant heat output and the fact that occupants are close to the floor surface, it's an obvious choice to use the same floor system for cooling.
For example, cyclical undulating loads on a floor system can create lateral and vertical displacements that might be associated with an earthquake.
The Bolidtop E.lo floor system, which was recently introduced by Bolidt of Hendrik-Ido-Ambacht, is the first synthetic floor system which does not cause a static charge.
Exemplifying this long-term view, we calculated that the inclusion of a raised-access floor system for an 84,000-square-foot building adds a premium of $5 per square foot--but reduces the maintenance budget by $50,000 per year.