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Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Increased Design Flexibility: Deltabeam Project in Burlington ON


"We went from a few Deltabeams on our first project to over 200 beams on our second" explains Bill Fick from Gray & Fick engineers. "Together with Schlegel Holdings and Cornerstone Architecture, we decided to replace concrete walls with Deltabeam to have a totally flexible concept" Bill adds.
The Deltabeam system is being used for the second time in Burlington ON. It’s also being used for the second time by Schlegel Holdings, a private holding company based out of Kitchener. The Village of Tansley Woods incorporates wide open spaces of up to 22 meters (72’), cantilevered Deltabeams and an integrated 2 hour fire rating with exposed steel.
Deltabeams are on average 7 meters long (23’), hollow core slabs are on average 11 meters long (36’) making the average bay size 7 X 11. Deltabeam being integrated within the slab depth, a 22 meter unobstructed span is possible from one side of Deltabeam to the other (2 X 11 meters).

Learn more about design flexibility with this LinkedIn posting

A few impressive projects Peikko has done recently around the world

Let’s have a conversation if you think slim floor design can help you in your building project or to invite me to present our solutions to your team. You can contact me at mark.johanson@peikko.com

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Stakeholders on the project:

Schlegel Holdings

Gray & Fick Consulting Structural Engineers

Cornerstone Architecture

Oscar construction: general contractor

Alder construction: formwork contractor

Peikko Project Engineer: Pascale Cantin

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