Designing Roof and Floor
Trusses Using Mitek Software
Designing Floor and Roof Trusses with MiTek Software
Truss design software is an essential tool for any builder or contractor. It allows you to accurately design and plan the structural framework for your projects. One popular software for truss design is MiTek, which is widely used in the construction industry.
What is MiTek Truss Design Software?
MiTek is a leading provider of design software, engineering services, and equipment for the building construction industry. Their truss design software, known as MiTek 20/20, is a comprehensive program that allows users to design and plan the structural framework for both floor and roof trusses. It offers a wide range of features including 3D modeling, load calculation, and detailed fabrication and assembly drawings.
Benefits of Using MiTek Truss Design Software
There are several benefits to using MiTek truss design software:
- – Accuracy : MiTek’s software uses advanced algorithms to calculate loads and design trusses with precision. This helps to ensure that the trusses are strong and capable of supporting the weight of the roof or floor.
- – Efficiency: The software allows you to quickly design and plan trusses, saving time and effort on the project. It also streamlines the fabrication and assembly process, reducing the need for on-site adjustments.
- – Cost-effective: Using truss design software can help to reduce material waste and minimise costly design errors, ultimately leading to cost savings for the project.
Using MiTek Truss Design Software
To use MiTek truss design software, you will need to purchase a license and install the software on your computer. Once installed, you can begin designing your trusses by following these steps:
- Create a new project and enter the project details including the location, type of truss, and design criteria.
- Input the dimensions of the building and specify the spacing and size of the trusses.
- Enter the loads and other design considerations such as wind and snow loadings.
- Review the truss design and make any necessary adjustments.
- Generate detailed fabrication and assembly drawings for the trusses.
Heyden Frame and Truss
Heyden Frame and Truss is an Australian company that specialises in the design and manufacture of floor and roof trusses. They utilise state-of-the-art technology including MiTek truss design software to ensure the highest quality products for their customers. To learn more about their services and products, visit their website at www.heydenframeandtruss.com.au
We service the Central Coast, Sydney, Newcastle, Gosford and surrounding areas.