Journal of Structural Fire Engineering

Category:

Mechanical and Materials Engineering

Table Of Contents: Volume 3 Issue 2

Fire Performance of Timber Connections, Part 1: Fire Resistance Tests on Bolted Wood-Steel-Wood and Steel-Wood-Steel Connections

Lei Peng, George Hadjisophocleous, Jim Mehaffey, Mohammad Mohammad

This paper presents the results of a series of fire-resistance tests on bolted wood-steel-wood (WSW) connections and bolted steel-wood-steel (SWS) connections. In total…

Fire Performance of Timber Connections, Part 2: Thermal and Structural Modelling

Lei Peng, George Hadjisophocleous, Jim Mehaffey, Mohammad Mohammad

This paper presents models for calculating the fire resistance ratings of bolted timber connections based on fire-resistance test results carried out recently. In the…

The Behaviour of Cast Rope Sockets at Elevated Temperatures

Isabel Ridge, Roger Hobbs

Modern building structures are making increasing use of high performance tension members in steel spiral strand. The terminations to the strand typically employ a steel…

Optimization of Post-Fire Residual Compressive Strenghth of Concrete by Taguchi Method

A. Rahim, U. Sharma, K. Murugesan, A. Sharma, P. Arora

This paper presents results of an experimental study undertaken to optimize the residual compressive strength of heated concrete with respect to various mix design…

Performance of Axially Restrained Hollow and Concrete Filled Oval Steel Columns Subjected to Hydrocarbon Fire

F. Ali, A. Jeffers, N. Goodfellow, A. Nadjai, T. Scullion, J. Gardner

This paper represents the outcomes of the first research in the world involving experimental and validated theoretical study to investigate the performance of axially…

ISSN:

2040-2317

Online date, start – end:

2010

Copyright Holder:

Emerald Publishing Limited

Open access:

hybrid

Editor:

  • Prof Faris Ali