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a beam built up from boards

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The project consists of fabricating, delivering, and erecting precast concrete box beams for the existing Elephant Head Road Bridge over the Santa Cruz River.
Coextruding two different materials would enable a blow molded box beam to have a paintable surface, eliminating need for expensive bonding to fascias.
On Wednesday morning, workers on the column-supported sections of the northbound bridge were putting in place metal rebar in preparation for pouring concrete box beams that will form the bridge's road surface.
Wowjoint will lease to China Railway a 900 ton special launching carrier specifically designed for this project to pass through the tunnels and install approximately 146 spans of railway box beams.
At the bottom of the box beams of infrared light are emitted just above the surface of the desk.
4-meter)-long girders to the site on one tractor-trailer, a clear efficiency benefit compared to the one girder per trailer that would have been necessary for shipping prestressed concrete box beams.
AWARD winning, adaptable and easy to erect on simple foundations - these are the hallmarks of the Ty Unnos modular box beams that Coed Cymru has developed with the Welsh School of Architecture, Pontrillas Group Packaging and Kenton Jones Ltd.
He says box beams designed for this material can supply EI stiffness and strength values equal to those of steel and aluminum, at 59% and 15% weight savings, respectively.
Welsh timber is milled at BSW Sawmills, Newbridge on Wye, kiln-dried at Heartwood, Caersws and laminated into boards for box beams in Tregynon.
Build-to-suit box beams can hide unsightly structural members or stand atone as an architectural design element after a room is finished, the company says.
We have committed to preserving the original entrance from the Trade Center to the E subway line; we will identify sections of the PATH platforms that cover Trade Center footprints with appropriate architectural treatment; we will preserve artifacts from the remnants of the Trade Center parking garage; and we will uncover the remnants of box beams at the base of the Trade Center site and provide access to victims' family members to view them.
Weak spots were also identified on the steel box beams which form part of the bridge into the Leigh Mills car park.
Their entry featured two LVL box beams supporting a 3-layered deck of 5/4-inch SYP.
Silhouetted against the poured concrete wall are skylit staircases with polished aluminium treads and lighted handrails that are contained within black steel box beams, forming shallow Xs as austere and assertive as anything by Donald Judd.
The decks are, in turn, supported by box beams bolted to four steel columns that rise through the cabin's corners.