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Fire resistant design of steel structures - a handbook to BS 5950: Part 8

Series/doc. No Publication Publication 080
Year 1990
Abstract Describes the background to the new Code, BS 5950: Part 8 and its use in practice; cross-reference to the Code Clauses is provided in the margin for easy reference. Methods of evaluating fire resistance, based on tests or by calculation are outlined. Particular structural forms such as shelf angle and composite floors, portal frames and concrete filled hollow sections are included.
ISBN 9781870004480
Subject(s) Building structure
Building systems/frame
Steel building systems/frame
Special subject areas
Fire
Fire resistance
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Publisher Steel Construction Institute
Publisher History With over 20 years experience the Steel Construction Institute provide technical expertise and best practice to the steel construction sector.


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