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girder having a cross section resembling the letter 'I'

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9] that considering the critical work of flexible thin-walled plate of I-beams can increase the carrying capacity of structures.
The LED strings (Philips Color Kinetics) are mounted on the short faces of the I-beams.
Beam Anchors for I-beam use: Lightweight, yet strong, offering complete freedom of movement and superior performance on overhead I-beams.
Last year's inspection saw citations for the three repeat safety violations, plus two serious safety violations involving failure to ensure workers in a feeder tunnel were not exposed to an unguarded skip hoist, and exposing workers to fire and explosion hazards by allowing combustible dust accumulation on electrical panels, ledges and I-beams.
Sometimes charters are needed to transport giant steel I-beams to build a bridge across a river, as in the case of Carlile Transportation Systems moving progress along.
Iron Woman used a crane to set HP14 x 117 pounds, 45-foot long I-beams into the drilled caissons, and a skid-steer backfilled to the engineer-prescribed depth while crew members kept the beams aligned and square.
Taiwan's largest steelmaker by capacity now, indicated that China's high-speed rail construction calls for railroad tracks undergoing casting, which are mostly imported, while train stations along these rail lines will be built from skeleton frames of steel columns and I-beams coupled with galvanized steel plates.
5 metre-high tower of I-beams which appear to balance on top of each other like a giant version of the game Jenga, while 'Revival' has been produced from scrap metal collected from the farms located on the Burghley Estate.
Where newer shopping centers have decorative columns, White City has bare steel I-beams.
in the carpet's pile--are the structure, the I-beams supporting
The piece, which features three I-beams stacked on top of each other, will be on display at the park for the next three years.
The structural drill that processes raw I-beams before they move into the area was outdated and had become a bottleneck in the production process.
Ranjith Kumar Surana and his family, trades in various steel products such as thermo mechanically treated (TMT) bars, channels, angles, I-beams, billets, squares, blooms, and rounds.
From Broadway, the building's facade is defiantly mechanistic, an enormous tic-tac-toe board of projecting aluminum louvers, many set on the diagonal, meant to express the internal truss system that keeps it aloft (as Mies's I-beams do at the Seagram Building in midtown).
Here this research was extended to three-point bending fatigue of notched A572-G50 steel I-beams, which are typical structural members used in bridge construction.