Mezzanine Component Glossary

Columns

  • Vertical compression support

Baseplate

  • Compression disbursement pads that also anchor mezzanine to floor

Girders

  • Main support structure that intermediate joists run perpendicular to

Joists

  • Horizontal supports that run perpendicular to the girders
Baseplate
Column Connection Joist

I-Beam Main

  • An I-Beam used as the main horizontal structural support to connect columns

Column Connection Joists

  • Connects the bottom of joists to columns

Cold Rolled Beams

  • Rolled formed solid steel joists running perpendicular to main supports

Anchors

  • Semi-permanent lags to affix columns to concrete pad

B-Deck

  • Light weight sub floor to support wood surface

Resin Deck

  • Laser applied coating to MDF wood composite

Hand Railing

  • Railing that is fixed to the edge of a mezzanine work platform

Kick Plate

  • Metal plate lining the edge of the mezzanine to prevent materials from falling

Stairway Guard Railing

  • Hand railing that lines a stairway
B-Deck