post-and-beam construction

post-and-beam construction

[‚pōst ən ′bēm kən‚strək·shən]
(building construction)
A type of wall construction using posts instead of studs.

post-and-lintel construction

A type of construction characterized by the use of vertical columns (posts) and a horizontal beam (lintel) to carry a load over an opening—in contrast to systems employing arches or vaults.
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Contract notice: implementation of the structure plan schulzentrum aspe, facade 1, post-and-beam construction
A combination of Japanese traditional post-and-beam construction methods and cutting-edge dome stadium technologies will be used in building giant covers for three damaged reactor buildings at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power complex, Kyodo News learned Monday.
One cost-cutting strategy is the staggered-truss system; which relies on geometry to reduce the weight of a building's steel frame, unlike post-and-beam construction. More rent-able space is also created by the column-free area.
Deliver and assemble: - 36 pieces of window elements in post-and-beam construction (wood-aluminum) with fixed glazing and closed ventilation wings, - 3 pieces of window-door elements in post-and-beam construction (wood-aluminum), double-leaf, - 2 piece window systems of entrance elements in post-and-beam construction (wood-aluminum) with automatic sliding door systems.
The post-and-beam construction project comprises the following services: metal construction work for aluminum / steel construction elements sun protection structures glazing work and locksmith work.
275 m 2 interior facade cladding in post-and-beam construction with sheet metal panels - creation of about 60 m 2 post-and-beam facade with fire protection requirement - creating machine enclosures made of sheet steel / drywall construction approx.
Metallbauarbeiten; post-and-beam construction window strips (h = 0.75-2.0 m): approx.
The works described below are the window construction and post-and-beam construction works of the 4 individual buildings.
The alu-glass faades in post-and-beam construction at a height of up to 6.50 m grasp both the bathing hall and the entrance area.
35 m f30 window hinges in aluminum post-and-beam construction, - 15 st.
First BA: 900 mA plastic windows, approximately 1295 mA curtain wall (aluminum shaft), approximately 160 mA post-and-beam construction, approximately 680 mA venetian blind systems.
- New glass roof pyramids aluminum post-and-beam construction, filled in with acrylic glass wall sheets - approx 1300 mA;