General Scope

/General Scope

General Scope

The Hitec Metal Pre-Engineered Steel Buildings specified herein shall consist of primary structure, secondary structure, anchor bolts, girts, bracing, connection clips or as specified.


Primary Structure:

Single gable rigid frame, which includes tapered rigid frames, tapered beams, modular beams and columns; Lean-to rafters and columns; Load bearing posts; and Beam end frames. Canopy tapered beams and intermediate columns are available if required.

The Secondary Structure:

Purlins, girts, eave struts, clips and all other secondary structural parts.

Framing Members

Welded in factory in accordance with the latest edition of the American Welding Society (AWS) Code and bolted for assembly. Flanges and webs of built-up members are welded on one side by continuous automatic submerged arc welding.

Design Code

Designed in accordance to the latest editions of American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC)- “The Specification for the Design, Fabrication and Erection of Structural Steel for Building” and the Americal Iron and Steel Institute Code (AISI) – “Specification for the Design of Light Gauge Cold-formed Steel Structural Members”.Comply with latest British Standard Design (BS5950).