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The Fire Performance of Post-Tensioned Timber Buildings
(University of Canterbury. Civil and Natural Resources Engineeirng, 2013)
Post-tensioned timber buildings utilise a new construction technique developed largely as part of research undertaken at the University of Canterbury. Timber buildings are constructed using an engineered timber product, ...
Fire Resistance of Connections in Pre-Stressed Heavy Timber Structures
(University of Canterbury. Civil and Natural Resources Engineering, 2010)
Construction with composite materials has become increasingly popular in contemporary structural design for multi-storey residential, commercial, and industrial buildings. As a composite structure, pre-stressed heavy ...
Fire Resistance of Connections in Laminated Veneer Lumber (LVL)
(University of Canterbury. Civil Engineering, 2006)
The fire resistance of timber connections is relatively unknown in the construction and design industries even though they are widely used. This research focuses on the fire resistance of nailed, screwed, bolted and ...