Development of a Fuel Package for Use in the Fire Performance of Houses Project

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DOIResolve DOI: http://doi.org/10.4224/20377822
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TypeTechnical Report
Series titleResearch Report, NRC Institute for Research in Construction; Volume 207
Physical description26 p.
Subjectfire performance of houses, residential fire, fuel load; Fire
AbstractDevelopment of A Fuel Package for Use in the Fire Performance of Houses Project"This report documents a series of bench- and medium-scale calorimetric tests to develop a fuel package for use in Phase 1 full-scale experiments to simulate a basement living area fire in a house. A polyurethane foam sofa mock-up combined with wood cribs was developed as the fuel package for full-scale fire scenario tests in the Fire Performance of Houses facility.
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LanguageEnglish
AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
Peer reviewedNo
IdentifierRR-207
NRC number17999
NPARC number20377822
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Record created2012-07-24
Record modified2016-10-03
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