I-beam

NOUN
  1. girder having a cross section resembling the letter `I'
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  • For projects with no hope of making the deadline, workers toiled instead to put up screening walls, or to neaten the piles of I-beams and rebar that normally littered the sites. China's Way Forward
  • Multi-beam Swath Bathymeter is a kind of newly developed advanced seafloor surveying equipment with high efficiency, high accuracy and fine terrain resolution.
  • I-beams, the lumber consisting of 1-in. boards supported by 2×4-in. cross-pieces on 2×3-in. triggers spread 3 ft. on centers, soffit of beams not fireproofed, it required one carpenter five hours at 30 cts. per hour to complete the panel. Concrete Construction Methods and Costs
  • An I-beam ran overhead, continuing through a small gap in the top of the crypt door. DO NO HARM
  • One factor is that unlike the old line feed antenna, which was hanging by itself, exposed to the tropical elements, the multi-beam receiver is located inside the distinctive-looking Gregorian dome.
  • On the first lift, the I-beam, though still on the deck, had kept moving below the helicopter, jinking to the left and right, forward and back.
  • Unique to the U - 2 is that the main wing planks are milled from large single billets of metal, rather than built up of riveted sheet metal, I-beams and U-channels.
  • Insertions include three insulated wood stud curtain walls, steel Y-braces and I-beam purlins to aid roof support, and steel tension cables for lateral resistance.
  • They will be equipped with the latest survey systems, including multi-beam echo sounders and modern side-scan sonars, as well as the most advanced navigation and communications systems.
  • Sparks fly and steam rises when the bars hit rollers that squeeze the metal into I-beams and rails.
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