Hatam waffle roof
A waffle roof is a type of slab in which the beams are in two perpendicular directions, on which the slab is placed 5 to 10 cm thick. “Waffle Roof” can be with or without filler parts. Definitely, the waffle roof without filler parts is considered by the community of building engineers and various employers due to its saving materials and not burying materials that do not have a structural role, as well as its unique beauty.
The waffle roof can sit directly on columns (with or without capitals) or on beams supported by columns (hidden or suspended). This means that the waffle iron can be placed in the category of flat slabs or in the category of tirdal system according to the design method. Accurate modeling of waffle roofs in design software Unlike other concrete roofs that can not be accurately modeled has helped a lot in accurate and optimal design. Finally, accurate, optimal design and removal of non-structural concrete, which leads to a reduction in the consumption of concrete and rebar, and accurate and far from error, and a more beautiful view under the roof and fire safety, waffle roof at the level of the first roofs. Has been noticed by employers.