Portal Frames

MPP60 – Mount Martha meyBRACE
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The meyBRACE for this project was specified by the engineer as an alternative to sheet bracing with tie-down rods. Due to the 3.5m high walls, the design capacity of the sheet brace had to be reduced by over 20%, rendering it inadequate for the application....
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MPP56 – Tathra meyBRACE – Nov 2023
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Tathra, on the south coast of NSW, is growing rapidly as people want the sea change in life. We were approached to look at options where the engineer had designed a plywood box beam across the front of a home. A perfect candidate for meyBRACE,...
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MPP51 – Timber portal shed in Mt Gambier – Jun 2023
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Timber portal frames have been used in shed construction for many years, but it has certainly been on the decline over the last two decades. The reasons may vary between cost, availability and the dominance of steel sheds in the market. We have now developed...
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MPP43 – meyBRACE to the fore – Aug 2022
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The important role that the meyBRACE plays in timber-framed construction was further exemplified when we received the call to replace a couple of steel truss braces. The steel option required additional carpentry work around to fit within a 90mm timber frame, but also caused headaches...
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MPP19 – Portal Upgrade (Goulburn Aquatic Centre) – Feb 2020
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It was a case of Meyer engineers coming to the fore, when others turned their backs, to help the community in Goulburn to re-build their popular aquatic centre in quick time. Our involvement, in both design and supply, also ensured that timber continued to play...
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MPP08 – Meyer Timber NSW Warehouse – Jan 2018
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We have now moved into our new purpose built facility in Penrith. Incorporating the largest LVL framed warehouse in Australia at just under 20,000m2 it puts all our material on the one site again, giving us improved capability and logistics. To all our valued customers,...
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