Web Stiffener

Provides reinforcement at critical load points to prevent web crippling

Web stiffeners are used to provide reinforcement of joist webs to prevent crippling. Web reinforcement is often required by design to enhance the load capacity of joists.

When installing between the joist flanges, web stiffeners must be installed by sliding it in from the end of the joist. Web stiffeners must be ordered to fit specific joist web dimensions.

  • Prevents web crippling.
  • Significantly enhances joist carrying capacity.
  • Available in 14 gauge only.

Product Data & Ordering Information

Gauge (mils)

Design Thickness

Size Length
14 (68) .0713" 4" 5-3/4" to 13-3/4"