Engineered Floor Joists

ATE design and manufacture Posi-Joist metal web joist system

 

Not only do these joists out perform sawn timber in span and dimensional stability, the added benefits of a greater bearing area and open web system make them easier to install for the carpenter, plumber and electrician, reducing valuable time and cost.

 

Benefits of Metal Web Joists:

 

Open Web Design

  • Allows for easier and more practical installation of services

 

Light Weight

  • Smaller timber sections and light weight metal webs means easier handling

 

Handling and Installation

  • A wide bearing provides speedy setting out and improved joist stability along with easier fixing of decking

 

Long-term stability

  • Significantly reduced shrinkage provides a quieter floor system

 

Reduced site wastage

  • Factory manufactured joists eliminates site alterations and wastage

 

Improved sound and vibration

  • Strongback insstallation greatly improves overall floor performance

 

Design

  • Integrated software ensures accurate design and manufacture of Posi-joists