Meaning of lattice frame in English:

lattice frame


(also lattice girder)
  • An iron or steel structure consisting of two horizontal beams connected by diagonal struts.

    ‘The car giant has recently unveiled a new prototype car which aims to solve the problem by replacing the pillars with a steel lattice frame combined with high-tech transparent materials.’
    • ‘The tender for a steel lattice girder bridge in two spans had been won by a Glasgow firm and it had been transported by rail to Grassington before being erected on the site.’
    • ‘A new design was developed that introduced a 300 mm thick shotcrete shell reinforced with steel fibers and lattice girders to adequately withstand the anticipated ground loads.’
    • ‘Stiffening in the other vertical plane is added by diagonal braces between the lattice girders on both gable walls.’