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Document ID (ISN)60290
CIS number 93-982
ISBN(s) 0-11-882098-2
Year 1992
Convention or series no. OTI 92 609
Steel Construction Institute
Title Fire/blast performance of explosion/fire damaged structural and containment steelwork
Bibliographic information HMSO Books, P.O. Box 276, London SW8 5DT, United Kingdom, 1992. 49p. 13 ref. Price: GBP 10.00.
Abstract This report is one of a series concerning fire resistance of offshore structures and reviews the behaviour of typical offshore structural elements and assemblies under combined fire and explosion loadings. Current regulations and design methods are outlined followed by a review of the effects of fire and explosions on undamaged components, the assessment of combined fire and explosion resistance and the development of acceptance criteria for fire and explosion resistant structures.
Descriptors (primary) United Kingdom; fire hazards; offshore oil extraction; explosion hazards; structural steel work
Descriptors (secondary) fire load; results of explosions; safety by design; explosion-proof construction; compliance tests; 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) Fires
Petroleum and natural gas industry