V-Tec Load Span Tables

Load Span Tables - @ 750mm centres

For spans up to 6.6 metres use type V17
For spans 7-12 metres contact V-Tec GB Ltd

Concrete Topping 75mm to 100mm

Load Allowance Screed 1.20
Ceiling 0.25
Self Weight 2.90
Partition Walls 1.00
5.35KN/m2
Depth of floor 210mm - minimum
260mm - insulated

All structural calculations should by verified by a qualified professional.

Beam Type Live Load KG/LM
V-17 1.5 KN/m Domestic 2.5 KN/m Office/Garage Mid Span Prop* Complete Beam
Spans in meters
V17 10-8-12 0 - 3.8 0 - 3.5 Over 3.5m 20
1 V17 10-8-14 0 - 3.8 0 - 3.5 No mid span 21
V17 12-8-14 3.8 - 4.4 3.5 - 4.2 Over 4.1m 21
2 V17 14-8-14 4.4 - 5.2 4.2 - 4.8 Mid Span 22
V17 14-8-16 4.4 - 5.2 4.2 - 4.8 No Mid Span 23
3 V17 16-8-16 5.2 - 5.9 4.8 - 5.4 Over 4.9m 24
V17 20-8-14 5.9 - 6.6 5.4 - 6.6 Mid Span 25
V17 16-8-20 5.2 - 5.9 4.8 - 5.9 Over 5.3m 25
4 V17 20-8-16 5.9 - 6.6 5.4 - 6.6 Mid Span 25
V17 20-8-20 5.9 - 6.6 5.4 - 6.6 Over 5.3m 27
  • * During concrete pour prior to reaching design strength design engineer to confirm in Method Statement.
  • Beam Types numbered 1-4 are standard.
  • Other beams listed are for large projects individually designed for optimum economy.
  • For spans greater than 7M Type V22 is available.

Lead time All beams are individually manufactured to customer specification. Allow 6 weeks from receipt of payment.

This Span Table is for guidance purposes only.
All structural calculations should by verified by a qualified professional.