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Document ID (ISN)60400
CIS number 93-1320
ISBN(s) 0-11-882090-7
Year 1992
Convention or series no. OTI 92 598
Author(s) Cowley L.R.
Steel Construction Institute
Title Current fire research: Experimental, theoretical and predictive modelling resources. Volumes 1 and 2
Bibliographic information HMSO Books, P.O. Box 276, London SW8 5DT, United Kingdom, 1992. Vol.1, 448p.; Vol.2, 344p. Illus. Bibl.ref. Price: GBP 80.00.
Abstract This report is one of a series concerning fire loading on offshore structures and provides a compilation of worldwide fire science and engineering activities. Organisations and individuals active in this area were approached and their responses are reproduced in this report. Information was requested on: organisation name, address, type and size; activities; policy on collaborative research and on open publication of research findings; experience; current research; future capabilities; research publications; predictive tools in use.
Descriptors (primary) United Kingdom; fire research; offshore oil extraction; fire hazards
Descriptors (secondary) fire behaviour; test laboratories; survey; research establishments; mathematical models; prediction; tests on models
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
Fires