Wood Joist Design Based on NDS 05 / NDS 01, ICC PFC-4354 & PFC-5803 1

Wood Joist Design Based on NDS 05 / NDS 01, ICC PFC-4354 & PFC-5803

A joist is a horizontal structural member used in framing to span an open space, often between beams that subsequently transfer loads to vertical members. … Typically, wood joists have the cross section of a plank with the longer faces positioned vertically.