Joist are custom built structural elements used to support the floors and roofs of buildings. Using a steel joist and steel deck system for floor and roof construction has proven to be an effective solution resulting in substantial savings. Over the years Couse and Sons, Inc, has used Canam because of their established strict quality standard. Canam welders, inspectors and quality assurance technicians are certified by the Canadian Welding Bureau ( CWB ) in Canada and by the American Welding Society in the United States.

From bid preparation to design and fabrication, our design team is in a position to suggest innovative and effective solutions.

We offer a wide range of structural components including joist, joist girders, Hambro joist, steel decks, purlins and girts, Murox walls and variable inertia beams.

Download the PDF file for information required for joist design here.

Download the PDF file for information on Open-Web Steel Joist from Canam.