individual sheets then installed by hand. Using this process, crane time is minimal, and in excess of 400 m2 of decking can be installed by one team in a day, depending on the shape and size of the building footprint. The use of the decking as a working platform speeds up
TECO - Plywood Design and Application Guiderequirements. Panel grade is identified by the veneer grade classification of the face and back veneers (e.g. A-C, B-C, etc.) or by a designation of intended end-use (i.e. sheathing, structural 1 sheathing or single-floor). Panels identified by the grade of the face and back veneers typically are also identified by the species group of the face
Steel deck is made by cold forming structural grade sheet steel into a repeating pattern of parallel ribs. The strength and stiffness of the panels are a result of the shape of the ribs and the mate-rial properties of the steel. Deck lengths can be varied to suit job conditions but, because of shipping considerations, are usually less than 40.