Fire Resistance Test of a Square Reinforced Concrete Column

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TypeTechnical Report
Series titleInternal Report (National Research Council Canada. Institute for Research in Construction); no. IRC-IR-619
Physical description34 p.
SubjectConcrete columns
AbstractThe results of a fire resistance test conducted at NRC on a reinforced concrete column, made by the Technical Research Centre of Finland (VTT), are described. The test was carried out as a part of a study on concrete-filled steel columns to determine the influence of the steel encasing on the fire resistance of the column. This influence can be assessed by comparing the results with those obtained for a similar column with steel encasing. The dimensions of the tested column were 300 mm x 300 mm x 3810 mm and itwas constructed of Finish siliceous aggregate concrete.
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PublisherNational Research Council Canada
AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
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NRC numberNRC-IRC-4209
NPARC number20358628
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Record identifier6e2d22cf-8a5c-4de6-8a1b-5307772dc98f
Record created2012-07-20
Record modified2017-06-14
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