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Document ID (ISN)60289
CIS number 93-981
ISBN(s) 0-11-882097-4
Year 1992
Convention or series no. OTI 92 608
Steel Construction Institute
Title Existing fire design criteria for secondary, support and system steelwork
Bibliographic information HMSO Books, P.O. Box 276, London SW8 5DT, United Kingdom, 1992. 88p. 14 ref. Price: GBP 10.00.
Abstract This report is one of a series concerning fire resistance of offshore structures and relates to fire design criteria for secondary steelwork. Fire design requirements are discussed along with methods and calculations. The study shows that, almost without exception, secondary steelwork has not previously been designed to withstand fire loads. Fire protection of secondary steelwork in key areas may be increased by making use of materials with enhanced fire-resistant, durability and corrosion-proof properties.
Descriptors (primary) United Kingdom; fire hazards; offshore oil extraction; fire protection; structural steel work
Descriptors (secondary) safety by design; fire resisting structures
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Fire and explosions
Broad subject area(s) Fires, explosions and major hazards
Browse category(ies) Petroleum and natural gas industry