Posi-Joists are engineered flooring joists that provide increased design flexibility thanks, for the most part, to the fact that they are capable of longer spans than alternative timber products. The open web design is another factor in the flexibility of Posi-Joists. How do these unique characteristics enable this versatility? Longer spans Posi-Joists are capable of
Posi-Joists have tested extremely favourably in the UK and EU with regard to both fire resistance and sound resistance. These are both essential qualities in structures that will meet all the needs of a building’s owners and occupants. The unique design of Posi-Joists – provided the products are used with the correct floorboards, ensures that
One of the primary benefits of MiTek’s Posi-Joists is that they make the installation and maintenance of HVAC and utilities much easier, quicker and more cost-effective. The installation of utilities can be a costly and time-consuming part of construction, but Posi-Joists help to reduce both the monetary costs and the time spent on completing jobs.
In response to the need to reduce costs and improve efficiency in the building industry, MiTek has developed the Posi-Joist system. These specially designed flooring joists are chord trusses that combine the lightness of timber with the strength of MiTek’s Posi-Strut steel web to allow greater spans and easier installation than would be possible with
With so many framing solutions out there, it can be difficult to select the right one for your project. Here are some facts about the many benefits associated with rapid-assembly light-gauge steel framing solutions to help you make an informed decision. Rapid-Assembly Light-Gauge Steel Framing Solutions Are Cheap Not only is the steel framing itself
Whether you are an individual looking to lead a ‘greener’ lifestyle or you are a company owner hoping to do everything in your power to reduce your carbon footprint, there are many reasons why steel solutions are the most eco-friendly option available. This is true when it comes to anything and everything from appliances to
Clear span commercial structures are both affordable and trendy. They offer an instantly eye-catching interior design and are suitable for various commercial buildings from shopping malls to office space. Below, we highlight the reasons why light-gauge steel framing solutions, in particular, are ideal for constructing clear span commercial structures. What Are Clear Span Structures? A
Low-cost housing projects are widespread throughout the African landscape. The real challenge that comes to light regarding these projects, however, is actually managing to keep the associated costs to a minimum. Light-gauge steel framing is becoming the go-to choice for low-cost housing developments for many reasons. We highlight some of the main benefits below.
MiTek is a trusted brand that is best-known for Ultra-Span, its economical, ultra-lightweight roofing solution, and PAMIR, its industry-leading Roof Truss and Posi-Joist design software. Combine the two, and you are guaranteed a roofing solution that you can count on for unrivalled longevity, affordability and convenience in a wide array of different projects and applications.
Most roofing solutions take a toll on the pocket! And, it is not just the roofing solutions themselves that come with a hefty price tag. Considering how heavyweight popular roofing solutions of today can be, the transport and labour costs associated with their installation can be just as weighted. Ultimately, the lighter the roofing solution