Fabricated Steel Trusses of a Farmer's Market
The operator of a farmer's market in Milwaukee, Wisconsin contracted Superior Structural Corporation to manufacture the steel trusses that would be used in the interior of their new building. The components were fabricated from ASTM A36/A572/A992 grade wide flange beams. These heavy duty trusses utilized a number of processes to achieve the required curvature.
We used approximately 45 tons of split wide flange beams in sizes WT 6x25 and WT 7x41, along with welded 4"x4" steel angle cross members, all of which were primed gray. Completed overall truss dimensions were 65' - 75' long and 10' wide. Fabrication and erection took place in phases from November 2004 through May 2005. Superior Structural is prepared to offer high quality workmanship, handling all facets of structural steel from light structural and custom decorative projects, to heavy duty applications. For more information about this interior steel truss fabrication, or any of our other capabilities and services, please see the table below or contact us directly.
Highlights of this Fabricated Steel Truss Project
- Product Description
This building acts as a farmers' market where people can go to buy fresh grown food. Superior Structural Corporation manufactured Heavy Duty Interior Steel Trusses for the Historic Third Ward's Milwaukee Public Market.
- Structural Steel Capabilities Applied/Processes
- Equipment Used to Manufacture Part
- 36" Band Saw
18" Band Saw
90 ton Ironworker
Portable Drill Presses
300 ton Press Brake
120 ton Punch Press
- Approximately 45 Tons of Split Wide Flange Beams in sizes WT 6x25 and WT 7x41 with welded Steel Angle 4"x4" cross members.
- Overall Part Dimensions
- Length: 65' - 75'
- Material Used
- ASTM A36/A572/A992 Grade Wide Flange Beams
- Material Finish
- Prime Painted Gray
- Curved Split Wide Flange Beams
- Industry for Use
- Public Market Industry
- Delivery/Turnaround Time
- In Phases from November 2004 through May 2005
- Delivery Location
- Milwaukee, Wisconsin
- Standards Met
- Customer Specifications
American Welding Standards
American Institute of Steel Construction Code of Standard Practices
Steel Joist Institute and Steel Deck Institute Codes of Standard Practice
- Product Name
- Steel Trusses
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