Structural Steel Trusses and Roof Types

The FRAMECAD System can be used to manufacture a range of steel roof trusses which can create a variety of different roof types.



This page contains a selection of some of typical steel roof truss types which the FRAMECAD system produces, if you need more information please contact us

Gable steel roof truss - A gable roof has two pitched planes either side of a building, meeting at a common ridge which form an end vertical face (gable end).
Hip end structural steel truss - A hip roof is a roof type where the roof planes pitch up from each wall and meets at a common ridge.

Standard structural steel truss - A truss that is used to support roofing battens or purlins, in conventional construction.

Girder structural steel truss - This truss is designed to support multiple other trusses in a variety of roofing applications.

Truncated structural steel truss - A standard truss with the top cord cut short and the truss apex removed.
Half truss - A truss that is supporting roof battens or purlins. 

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