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Fire resistance of light steel framing

Mark Lawson and Andrew Way of the Steel Construction Institute (SCI) discuss issues related to fire resistance of light steel framed buildings and introduce …

New guidance on fire resistance of galvanized steel sections

By Dr Francisco Meza, Principal Engineer, SCI

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 steelwork when heated by …

Steel protection

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

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 prefabricated panels. …

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 of light steel frame …

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

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 have to be satisfied …

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 John Dowling, BCSA …

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 load bearing …

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