Accession Number:

AD0697271

Title:

FULL SCALE BURNS IN URBAN AREAS SHELTER EXPERIMENTS.

Descriptive Note:

Final technical rept. Apr 68-Jun 69,

Corporate Author:

IIT RESEARCH INST CHICAGO ILL ENGINEERING MECHANICS DIV

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1969-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

69.0

Abstract:

A full-scale experiment was performed to measure the effects of a debris fire atop a basement shelter. The experiment utilized a two-story, concrete-block building, with the fire on the second floor and the first floor sealed to simulate a below-grade shelter. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Safety Engineering
  • Structural Engineering and Building Technology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE