Engineering Products, Ropar 1975 – 76
covers an area of 20,000 sqm and uses a combination of concrete and
steel structural systems. Cascading folds in steel spanning 19m and
supported on concrete columns and edge frames create some of the areas.
areas are created with vertical trusses spanning 18m and 24m at
6m to 8m centers and supporting folded plates in steel, alternatively
at top and bottom chords to allow north and south light. The factory
has a number of 5 and 10 ton gantries in different shops.