SP-080: Fire Safety of Concrete Structures

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Today, with the public focus on fires in commercial buildings, this ACI book becomes must reading for designers. It's the full report of a symposium devoted to current advances in research and practice related to fire safety of concrete structures. Twelve major papers discuss: Analysis and Design of Buildings for Fire Resistance; Design Guidelines for Fire-Resistant Buildings; and Damage and Repair of Concrete Structures Exposed to Fire.


Document Details

Author: ACI Committee E703

Publication Year: 1983

Pages: 308

ISBN: 9780870317095

Categories: Fire Resistance

Formats: PDF

Table of Contents

- Simulation of Realistic Thermal Restraint During Fire Tests

of Floors and Roofs, by T. D. Lin and Melvin S. Abrams

- Fire Response of Prestressed Concrete Members, by

Boris Bresler and Robert H. Iding

- Fire Severity: Basis of Fire Safety Design, by T. Z. Harmathy

- Materials Dominated Aspects of Design for Structural Fire

Resistance of Concrete Structures, by John W. Dougill

- Fire Engineering Design of New "Reichsbrucke" in Vienna,

by Ataman Haksever and Karl Kordina

- Structural Fire Protection Levels for Industrial Building,

by U. Schneider, H. Bub, and M. Kersken-Bradley

- The Spalling of Normal Weight and Lightweight Concrete

Exposed to Fire, by W. J. Copier

- A Contribution to the Evaluation of Fire Compartment

Temperatures on the Basis of Heat Balance Calculations,

by Karl Kordina, Ataman Haksever, and Ulrich Schneider

- Can Extremely Green Concrete Withstand Fire with Minor

Damage? by G.T. Suter

- Experiences From Evaluating Fire-Damaged Concrete

Structures, by Armand Gustaferro

- An Underground Shopping Center Fire and After-Fire Repair

Project, by E. Arioglu, K. Anadol, and A. Candogan

- Thermoluminescence: A Comparison with the Residual

Strength of Various Concretes, by Leslie Smith and

Francis Placido


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