FULL-SCALE FIRE TESTS AS PART OF RISK ANALYSES

The present paper presents the fire tests carried out in the wake of the fire which occurred in one of the TBMs during construction of the 8 km long railway tunnel under the Great Belt. Along with other investigations the tests formed the basis for a general update of models describing the fire performance of the tunnel lining. The paper describes the fire test design and the analysis of results in the context of Operational Risk Analysis updating. (A) For the covering abstact see IRRD E101472.

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  • English

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: p. 225-30

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00766992
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport Research Laboratory
  • ISBN: 3-85748-096-3
  • Files: ITRD
  • Created Date: Aug 2 1999 12:00AM