Fibre-reinforced polymers : tests show that building structural members wrapped with fibre reinforced polymer and insulation will hold out in a fire

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Journal titleCanadian Consulting Engineer
Volume48
IssueMay 3
Pages3132; # of pages: 2
SubjectFibre-reinforced polymers (FRP)
AbstractIn North America, the restoration and maintenance of deteriorating infrastucture has become a major component of the construction market. One of the most promising materials that has emerged for prolonging the life of structures is fibre-reinforced polymers, or FRPs. These composite materials also reduce maintenance costs.
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LanguageEnglish
AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
Peer reviewedNo
NRC number49495
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NPARC number20377891
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