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Light wood frame - floor joists and roof trusses

Roof trusses

Prefabricated roof trusses are today’s standard in construction because they are durable, economical, allow for large spans, installed quickly, give flexibility to design and adapt to all architectural details.

Roof trusses are designed with top quality materials in accordance with applicable loads and high safety factors beyond present day standards. Roof trusses are designed and analyzed in three (3) dimensions using specialized software according to the customer’s plans and specifications and are approved by engineers.

Roof trusses are manufactured in plants with equipments on the cutting edge of technology.Continuous quality control ensures a high quality product.

For each project, a personalised installation plan is provided in order to simplify the installation of the roof trusses.

Floorjoists

Open web floor joists are tailored and conform to the National Building Code standards and reduced vibrations standards. They are factory made with quality kiln dry wood and certified galvanized metal connectors under strict and rigorous quality control. A personalised installation plan is provided for each project.

The floor of a building is constantly subject to static and dynamic loads. The floor joists must be designed to withstand these loads and to absorb vibrations that can be created by them.

Open web floor joists allow for quick installation and facilitate the installation of mechanical services (electrical, plumbing, heating) in the thickness of the floor. They can be supported by the top chord, thus eliminating the hangers and allowing beams to be concealed in the floor thickness and non-exposed. They can be designed with a multitude of possibilities such as an adjustable extremity for precise length adjustment on-site.

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