Studco Building Systems® Web Stiffeners are designed to strengthen the webs of Joists to prevent web crippling. They come in various lengths from 5-3/4” to 15-3/4” to suit the Joist width for easy installation by the contractor. They are produced out of prime galvanized 50 ksi 54 mil steel.
Web Stiffeners are used on the inside or back side of the joist in point load or extra load conditions, under walls or where point loads are requested to satisfy engineering needs.
Can I substitute specified products for Studco® products?
Absolutely, our insistence on quality and extensive product testing provide substantial evidence that our products provide equal performance characteristics of alternative framing systems. Further information can be found on our Systems Conformance document.
Why choose Studco?
As an innovative and industry leading company, Studco provides quality products, solution-based engineering, and hands-on customer service. There are many reasons to choose Studco products for your project, here are some of the many benefits.
Where are Studco products manufactured and what materials are used for?
Studco products are manufactured in Webster, New York. Our products are made from premium quality Steel. They are manufactured within the strictest of tolerances and are structurally sound when installed in accordance with our Design Manual.