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AD 440: Fire design of external steelwork

AD 440: Fire design of external steelwork

SCI publication P375 Fire resistance design of steel framed buildings gives guidance on (amongst other things) the design of external..

May 13, 2020
Steel protection

Steel protection

Advances in modern surface treatment technology, including coatings and galvanizing, are optimising the protection of constructional..

July 15, 2016
Light Steel Framing  In Residential Construction (P402)

Light Steel Framing In Residential Construction (P402)

Light steel framing systems use galvanized cold formed steel sections as the primary structural components, which can be assembled as..

September 11, 2015
Best practice for light steel framing

Best practice for light steel framing

Andrew Way of the Steel Construction Institute discusses some of the best practice issues to be considered for the design and construction..

June 5, 2015
Resistance of beams and columns in fire: Worked examples to the Eurocodes (P403)

Resistance of beams and columns in fire: Worked examples to the Eurocodes (P403)

November 4, 2014

September 2013 – Fire protection design update

More is known about the performance of structural steel in fire than is known about any other material. Designers in other materials might..

September 23, 2013
Engineered for fire safety

Engineered for fire safety

The UK construction industry leads the way in fire engineering as many of the nation’s tallest steel framed buildings demonstrate, writes..

January 21, 2013
Fire resistance design of steel-framed buildings (P375)

Fire resistance design of steel-framed buildings (P375)

Design for fire resistance is a key requirement for most steel-framed buildings. Beams and slabs are required to provide a certain level of..

June 1, 2012
News in Brief: June 2012

News in Brief: June 2012

CSC has released a trial version of its Tedds structural calculation software and engineers downloading it get a free sample of automated..

June 1, 2012
Intumescent fire protection of tall buildings

Intumescent fire protection of tall buildings

Tests on intumescent coatings have demonstrated that they will provide protection against explosion and hydrocarbon fire as well as severe..

January 1, 2006