Long Bay Systems

long bay systems


• Gauge: 16, 14, 13, & 12
• Depths: 12″ to 44″
• Finish: Gray primer available
• Lengths: Matches bay length

Why use the Long Bay® System?

• Economical bay spacing up to 65′
• Quicker and more economical installation
• Available with machine seamed standing seam roof – the industry’s leading standing seam panel
• Optimum bay spacing & column locations
• Can mix with traditional purlins
• Use with B deck, built up and single ply
• Design flexibility (can be used with hardwall systems)
Long Bay® System’s Features
• Available with up to 65′ bays
• Assembled with screw guns
• Can be used with 22 gauge “B” deck
• Uses tubular sections
• Constructed using square channel web members

Ease of Installation

• Typical metal building procedures – bolting and/or welding
• Fewer rows of bridging needed with the Long Bay® system
• Stiffer than traditional joist
• Lighter than traditional joist
• Attaches with self drilling screws

Benefits to the Builder
• Eliminates fluctuating bar joist price/delivery
• Better control over cost and delivery schedule
Rigorous Testing
• Gravity loads
• Uplift loads
• Stress
• Test conducted with standing seam roofs and through fastened panels
• Available with Factory Mutual certification
Spans & Loads

• Bay spacing can span 65′
• Custom-designed per your specifications and local government codes compliance
• Custom-fabricated to accommodate specified wind loads