Technical Digest 7 Special Profile Steel Joists and Joist Girders


SKU: TD7-2021 Categories: ,


Technical Digest 7, while only recently completed, has been in the works for years. Steel joist products with non-standard configurations have been manufactured by SJI member companies for several decades. This book helps standardize the design and specification of those products. With the guidelines contained herein, engineers and architects now have the creative freedom to confidently specify special profile steel joists and joist girders.

Chapters include:

  • Defining special configuration joists
  • Specifying special configuration joists
  • Designing special configuration joists
  • Additional considerations
  • Erecting special configuration joists
  • Examples of special configuration joists

Published First Edition March 2021

Additional information

Weight 0.54375 lbs
Dimensions 14 × 10.75 × 00.25 in
Publication type

Download, Hard Copy