Your North State Steel Building Provider



Gauge: 16, 14, 13, & 12
Depths: 12″ to 44″
Finish: Gray oxide primer available
Lengths: Matches bay length

Why use the Long Bay® System?

    • Economical bay spacing up to 65′
    • Quicker and more economical installation
    • Available with machine seamed standing seam roof – the industry’s leading standing seam panel
    • Optimum bay spacing & column locations
    • Can mix with traditional purlins
    • Use with B deck, built up and single ply
    • Design flexibility (can be used with hardwall systems)

Long Bay® System Features

    • Available with up to 65′ bays
    • Assembled with screw guns
    • Can be used with 22 gauge “B” deck
    • Uses tubular sections
    • Constructed using square channel web members

Ease of Installation

    • Typical metal building procedures – bolting and/or welding
    • Fewer rows of bridging needed with the Long Bay® system
    • Stiffer than traditional joist
    • Lighter than traditional joist
    • Attaches with self drilling screws

Benefits to the Builder

    • Eliminates fluctuating bar joist price/delivery
    • Better control over cost and delivery schedule

Rigourous Testing

    • Gravity loads
    • Uplift loads
    • Stress
    • Test conducted with standing seam roofs and through fastened panels
    • Available with Factory Mutual certification

Spans & Loads

    • Bay spacing can span 65′
    • Custom-designed per your specifications and local government codes compliance
    • Custom-fabricated to accommodate specified wind loads