A new design method for industrial portal frames in fire

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Song, YY ; Huang, Z ; Burgess, IW ; Plank, RJ (2009)
  • Publisher: CTU Central Library
  • Journal: (issn: 1210-2709, eissn: 1805-2363)
  • Subject: Steel structures | TA1-2040 | Single-storey | portal frames | base connections. | fire | dynamic analysis | Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General) | Vulcan | boundary conditions | plastic theory

For single-storey steel portal frames in fire, especially when they are situated close to a site perimeter, it is imperative that the boundary walls stay close to vertical, so that fires which occur are not allowed to spread to adjacent properties. A current UK fire des... View more
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