Fire resistance of protected steel columns

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Journal titleEngineering Journal - American Institute of Steel Construction
Pages8294; # of pages: 13
Subjectposts (structures); structural steel; fire resistance; insulating products; critical temperature; Performance of:
AbstractThe fire resistance of steel columns protected with low density insulating materials is examined by experimental and analytical engineering methods. Critical temperatures for failure are derived and methods for calculating temperature rise are described. Simple methods suitable for practical use in the design of fire protection for steel building columns are proposed and their use illustrated by examples.
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AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
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NRC number13516
NPARC number20358443
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Record created2012-07-20
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