Skip header and navigation

10 records – page 1 of 1.

Analysis of Full-Scale Fire-Resistance Tests of Structural Composite Lumber Beams

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue366
Year of Publication
2014
Topic
Fire
Material
LSL (Laminated Strand Lumber)
LVL (Laminated Veneer Lumber)
PSL (Parallel Strand Lumber)
Application
Beams
Author
Christian Dagenais
Organization
FPInnovations
Year of Publication
2014
Country of Publication
Canada
Format
Report
Material
LSL (Laminated Strand Lumber)
LVL (Laminated Veneer Lumber)
PSL (Parallel Strand Lumber)
Application
Beams
Topic
Fire
Keywords
Encapsulation
Type X Gypsum Board
Fire Resistance
Full Scale
Language
English
Abstract
The key objective of this study is to analyze full-scale fire-resistance tests conducted on structural composite lumber (SCL), namely laminated veneer lumber (LVL), parallel strand lumber (PSL) and laminated strand lumber (LSL)...
Online Access
Payment Required
Resource Link
Less detail

Assessing the Fire Integrity Performance of Cross-Laminated Timber Floor Panel-To-Panel Joints

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue185
Year of Publication
2016
Topic
Connections
Fire
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Floors
Author
Christian Dagenais
Organization
Carleton University
Year of Publication
2016
Country of Publication
Canada
Format
Thesis
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Floors
Topic
Connections
Fire
Keywords
Finite Element Model
Thickness
Codes
Panel-to-Panel
Joints
Canada
US
Fire Resistance
Language
English
Abstract
During the past few years, a relatively new technology has emerged in North America and changed the way professionals design and build wood structures: Cross-laminated Timber (CLT). CLT panels are manufactured in width ranging from 600 mm to 3 m. As such...
Online Access
Free
Resource Link
Less detail

Chapter 8: Fire Performance of Cross-Laminated Timber Assemblies

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue827
Year of Publication
2013
Topic
Fire
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Walls
Floors
Author
Christian Dagenais
Robert White
Kuma Sumathipala
Organization
FPInnovations
Binational Softwood Lumber Council
Year of Publication
2013
Country of Publication
Canada
United States
Format
Book Section
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Walls
Floors
Topic
Fire
Keywords
Charring Rate
Fire Resistance
Language
English
Series
CLT Handbook - US Edition
ISBN
978-0-86488-553-1
ISSN
1925-0495
Abstract
Cross-laminated timber (CLT) is a promising wood-based structural component and has potential to provide cost-effective building solution for residential, commercial and institutional buildings as well as large industrial facilities. Market acceptance of CLT requires that it meets the applicable building code requirements. CLT elements are used in building systems in similar manner to concrete slabs and solid wall elements, as well as to those from heavy timber construction, by avoiding concealed spaces due to the use of massive timber elements, thus reducing the risk of fire spread beyond its point of origin. Moreover, CLT construction typically uses CLT panels for floor and loadbearing walls, will allow fire-rated compartmentalization, again reducing the risk of fire spread beyond it spoint of origin. ...
Online Access
Free
Resource Link
Less detail

Chapter 8: Fire Performance of Cross-Laminated Timber Assemblies - Revised Edition

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue814
Year of Publication
2014
Topic
Fire
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
General Application
Wood Building Systems
Author
Christian Dagenais
Organization
FPInnovations
Year of Publication
2014
Country of Publication
Canada
Format
Book Section
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
General Application
Wood Building Systems
Topic
Fire
Keywords
National Building Code of Canada
Fire Resistance
Flame Spread Rating
Fire Stopping
Fire-rated Compartmentalization
Language
English
Series
CLT Handbook - Canadian Edition
Abstract
Cross-laminated timber (CLT), a relatively new building system of interest in the North American construction sector, is helping to define a new class of massive timber products. CLT is a promising wood-based structural component and has great potential ...
Online Access
Free
Resource Link
Less detail

Cross-Laminated Timber and Gypsum Board Wall Assembly (Load-Bearing) - Standard Methods of Fire Tests of Building Construction and Materials

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue711
Year of Publication
2012
Topic
Fire
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Walls
Author
Michael Rizzo
Organization
American Wood Council
Year of Publication
2012
Country of Publication
United States
Format
Report
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Walls
Topic
Fire
Keywords
Type X Gypsum Board
Load Bearing
Fire Resistance
Live Load
Language
English
Abstract
The Fire Test Laboratory of NGC Testing Services (NGCTS) conducted testing for American Wood Council (AWC) on a load-bearing, Cross-Laminated Timber (CLT) and gypsum board wall assembly to evaluate its fire resistance properties when exposed to fire acco...
Copyright
Courtesy, American Wood Council, Leesburg, VA
Online Access
Free
Resource Link
Less detail

Determination of Fire Resistance Ratings for Glulam Connectors within US High Rise Timber Buildings

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue1337
Year of Publication
2017
Topic
Mechanical Properties
Fire
Material
Glulam (Glue-Laminated Timber)
Application
General Application
Author
David Barber
Publisher
ScienceDirect
Year of Publication
2017
Country of Publication
Netherlands
Format
Journal Article
Material
Glulam (Glue-Laminated Timber)
Application
General Application
Topic
Mechanical Properties
Fire
Keywords
Fire Resistance
Beam-to-Column Connectors
Strength
Stiffness
Char Rate
Char Layer
Language
English
Series
Fire Safety Journal
Online Access
Payment Required
Resource Link
Less detail

Development of Design Method of Wooden Buildings Using CLT (Part 3) Evaluation of Fire Resisting Performance

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue1108
Year of Publication
2014
Topic
Fire
Design and Systems
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Wood Building Systems

Experimental Study on Fire Resistance Performance of Glulam Beams

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue645
Year of Publication
2012
Topic
Fire
Material
Glulam (Glue-Laminated Timber)
Application
Beams
Author
Zhao Peng Ni
Pei Fang Qiu
Publisher
Scientific.net
Year of Publication
2012
Country of Publication
Switzerland
Format
Journal Article
Material
Glulam (Glue-Laminated Timber)
Application
Beams
Topic
Fire
Keywords
Fire Resistance
China
Failure Modes
Code
Language
English
Series
Applied Mechanics and Materials
Abstract
Abstract : A series of standard fire-resistance tests were carried out to study the fire performance, failure modes and fire-resistance ratings of glulam beams. The test results showed that these glulam beams performed well during the tests, and the fire...
Online Access
Payment Required
Resource Link
Less detail

Fire Performance of ASTM E119 Evaluation of CLT Load-Bearing Wall Assemblies

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue1720
Year of Publication
2017
Topic
Fire
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Walls

Fire Performance of Firestops, Penetrations, and Fire Doors in Mass Timber Assemblies

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue2061
Year of Publication
2018
Topic
Fire
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Wood Building Systems

10 records – page 1 of 1.