Fire Resistance with Concrete as Protection

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Title: Fire Resistance with Concrete as Protection

Author(s): R. R. Sheridan

Publication: Special Publication

Volume: 5

Issue:

Appears on pages(s): 43-55

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Date: 1/1/1962

Abstract:
The degree of fire protection given to steel columns, beams, and girders by various thicknesses of concrete cover is discussed. Protective ceilings used with beam and slab construction and the fire resistance of monolithic concrete and concrete masonry walls are considered.