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box beam

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(Building) another name for box girder
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Noun1.box beam - a beam built up from boards; has a hollow rectangular cross section
beam - long thick piece of wood or metal or concrete, etc., used in construction
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Much research has been conducted about the spatial mechanical behavior of curved box girder utilizing one-dimensional (denoted by 1D hereafter) curved box beam element.
Why not just cut the original rafters flush with the wall as well, and do the box beam thing on the front similar to what was done on the gable ends?
Additionally, the company said that the Arizona DOT project, which begins March 2012, will be completed in 18 months and work comprises of freeway to freeway ramps connecting to SR 202 and constructing SR 24 new freeway which is about one mile of flyover box beam bridge and 1m cubic yards of imported fill.
In a side-by-side comparison of a MaineDOT project, a 33-inch (84-centimeter)-deep by 48-inch (122-centimeter)-wide precast concrete box beam weighed about 784 pounds per linear foot (1,167 kilograms per linear meter), while the same depth and width of hybrid composite beam weighed in at 250 pounds per linear foot (372 kilograms per linear meter) with concrete placed in the arch section.
4 | Living room The main living spaces kept their original paneling, box beam ceilings, and built-in bookcases, but got a face-lift courtesy of Danish modern furniture and fresh paint colors (the yellow is Benjamin Moore's Freedom Trail, #277).
625 x 3-inch uprights and 3-inch box beam for 2,500 pounds capacity in an 8-foot wide bay.
625 x 3 inch uprights and 3-inch box beam for 2,500 pounds capacity in an 8-foot wide bay.
The TyUnnos uses techniques like the extremely strong and stable box beam developed by Coed Cymru and makes use of the soft wood found in forestry across Wales.
It is the surviving fragment of a steel rectangular box beam that once stood vertically from bedrock to the roof of the South Tower of the World Trade Center.
Ultimate longitudinal strength of large box beam, Proceedings of the Romanian Symposium of Fracture Mechanics, ISSN 145365-36, pp.
Its high strength-to-weight ratio, excellent corrosion and fatigue resistance, and its particular resistance to the tough abrasion action the metal encounters in that sector of the world are the key reasons Type 301 is specified for both the outer leading edges of the blades and the box beam doubler or backup support.
Key aspects of performance such as low noise operation, reliability and efficiency are based on the design of the robust, welded box beam frame which supports the main rotating assembly.