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Title: Structural fire engineering design
Subtitle: Aspects of life safety

Ref Code: DG490
Authors: D Purser

Abstract1: This is one of a suite of Digests containing guidance on structural fire engineering design. The intention is to produce performance based guidance that brings together fire engineering and s tructural engineering and provides a framework within which designers are free to develop site specific solutions based on real performance criteria. The Digests contain information complementary to the existing and emerging fire engineering codes and standards. Each may be used in isolation or as part of the full suite. This Digest covers life safety aspects of fire engineering design and, in particular, life safety implications for structural engineering design.



Year Published: 2004

ISBN: 978-1-86081-721-2


Pages: 16


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