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Document ID (ISN)110608
CIS number 10-0261
ISSN - Serial title 0376-9410 - IZA - Sicherheit und Gesundheit
Year 2009
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Knutti R.
Title Fire protection in steel constructions
Original title Brandschutz im Stahlbau [in German]
La protection incendie par intumescence dans la construction métallique [in French]
Bibliographic information 2009, No.3, p.44-45. Illus.
Abstract This article presents the advantages of intumescent fire protection systems compared to other systems in steel structures, as well as the disadvantages and limits of this method.
Descriptors (primary) structural steel work; fire protection; fire retardant coatings
Descriptors (secondary) economic aspects
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Construction industry
Broad subject area(s) Fires, explosions and major hazards
Browse category(ies) Economic aspects
Iron and steel industry
Major hazards