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Case Studies of Risk-To-Life Due to Fire in Mid- and High-Rise, Combustible and Non-Combustible Buildings Using CUrisk

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue279
Year of Publication
2015
Topic
Fire
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Wood Building Systems
Author
Xia Zhang
Jim Mehaffey
George Hadjisophocleous
Organization
Carleton University
Year of Publication
2015
Country of Publication
Canada
Format
Report
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Wood Building Systems
Topic
Fire
Keywords
High-Rise
Mid-Rise
Residential
Tall Wood
Office Buildings
CUrisk
Risk-to-Life
Language
English
Research Status
Complete
Abstract
Both the BCBC and the NBCC are objective_based codes whose provisions are deemed to be acceptable solutions.  Alternative solutions are permitted; however, they must be demonstrated to provide a level of performance equivalent to that of the acceptabl...
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Experimental Study of Combustible and Non-Combustible Construction in a Natural Fire

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue663
Year of Publication
2014
Topic
Fire
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Light Frame (Lumber+Panels)
Application
Rooms
Author
Xiao Li
Xia Zhang
George Hadjisophocleous
Cameron McGregor
Publisher
Springer US
Year of Publication
2014
Country of Publication
United States
Format
Journal Article
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Light Frame (Lumber+Panels)
Application
Rooms
Topic
Fire
Keywords
Charring Rate
Gypsum
Heat Release Rate
Fire Resistance
Room Fire
Language
English
Research Status
Complete
Series
Fire Technology
ISSN
1572-8099
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