Category: steel structure

truss types

Truss types & usage

Basically, trusses are triangular structures used in civil engineering and construction. The types of trusses used in the structure include Pratt trusses, King trusses, cane trusses, umbrella trusses, hawk trusses, rectangular trusses, northern light roof trusses, etc.

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Bridge types

There are five basic types of steel bridges: (1) Girder bridges – flexure or bending between vertical supports is the main structural action in this type. They may be further sub-divided into simple spans,...