Prediction of Fire Endurance of Concrete Masonry Walls

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TypeTechnical Report
Series titleTechnical Paper, Division of Building Research, National Research Council Canada; Issue 399
Physical description23 p.
Subjectfire; fire resistance tests; masonry products; walls; concrete (materials); Masony walls; Walls
AbstractThe constants in an idealized heat flow simulation are adjusted by non-linear regression to match the experimental results of 94 fire endurance tests performed at the Division of Building Research. They are then used to predict fire endurances. Confidence limits are assigned.
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PublisherNational Research Council Canada
AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
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NRC number13560
NPARC number20375176
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Record identifier47aa875f-b550-46a5-bcd2-8d6fa62a0e54
Record created2012-07-23
Record modified2017-05-23
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