Glossary of Terms
The load resulting from moving machinery, elevators, craneways, vehicles and other similar forces and kinetic loads, pressure and possible surcharge from fixed or moving loads.
A girt located entirely between adjacent posts. Frequently used to support both exterior and interior wall sheathing and horizontally-placed batt insulation.
A girt located entirely on the inside of posts. Generally used to support interior wall sheathing in buildings with exterior girts.