LVL - Laminated Veneer Lumber - comparable in strength to steel and concrete with all the flexibility and environmental benefits of wood
Design guides, installation guides, available sizes and safety data sheets can all be found here
Wesbeam’s Design Centre offers an engineering and design service in the use of Wesbeam and other complementary products for residential, multi-residential and commercial structures
Over 85% of Australian detached houses are constructed using lightweight timber framing.
Tall Timber Building Systems [TTBS] provides a range of engineered wood based solutions for commercial and multi-residential structures
Readily available and lightweight for its strength. Strong, sustainable and carbon capturing, wood is the greatest renewable resource
Connections are key to a strong e-joist floor system. Use our simple guides to help.
A floor system is a series of connections separated by joists and beams. Use the guides below to get it right the first time.
Connection of floor joists to internal loadbearing walls.
Web stiffener installation.
Connection of floor joists to timber beams.
Connection of floor joists to steel beams.
Connection of floor joists to brick or concrete block walls.
Cantilevered floor joists supporting load bearing wall frame over.
Cantilevered floor joists supporting balcony only.
Connection of floor joists to external walls.