Safety Concept and Design for Fire Resistance of Steel Structures

Jacques Brozzetti, Margret Law, Ove Pettersson, Jelle Witteveen

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Abstract

This paper is aimed at describing the principles on which are based the current concepts of fire
engineering design of steel structures. The first part deals with the design methods for fire
safety through the definition of heat exposure and structural models. The second part reviews
the state of art in structural fire calculation methods, according to different levelsof assumption.
Original languageEnglish
PublisherDivision of Building Fire Safety and Technology, Lund Institute of Technology
Number of pages27
Volume3012
Publication statusPublished - 1983

Publication series

NameLUTVDG/TVBB--3012--SE
Volume3012

Bibliographical note

Also published in IABSE surveys: Revues AIPC = IVBH Berichte S-22/83 (ISSN 0377-7251)

Report also include "Fire Protection of Steel Structures Examples of Applications"

Subject classification (UKÄ)

  • Building Technologies
  • Other Civil Engineering

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