06 Nov 2018

Stewart Discusses Metal Plate Connected Wood Roof Trusses


When fire damages a structure’s wood roof trusses, do you know what to repair versus replace? John Stewart, RBC Structural Practice Area Leader, tackled the topic for a recent issue of Structure Magazine. In the article, he examines the evaluation and repair of fire-damaged metal plate connected wood roof trusses. Stewart has wide-ranging structural engineering familiarity that includes a 35+ year career in design, analysis, and construction administration. 

Click here to learn more about his approach to the determination of repairing versus replacing fire-damaged trusses.