Fire Design - new Technical Design Guide
WoodSolutions Technical Design Guides have been developed for architects, engineers, building designers and other building professionals consider key performance attributes and comply with regulations such as the Building Code of Australia (BCA).
Technical Design Guide 15 - Fire Design
This Guide provides a summary of fire safety design process for a number of EXPAN-developed systems, including timber concrete composite (TCC) floors, timber cassette floors and post-tensioned timber beams without any fire-rated lining or additional protection.
Design for structural stability in fire conditions is covered, as well as worked examples of the fire safety design procedures for each system. To get the best out of this Guide, it should be read in conjunction with AS 1720.4 and WoodSolutions Technical Design Guide #17: Alternative Solution Fire Compliance.