FireComposite

FireComposite – Fire Behaviour of Reinforced Concrete Structures Incorporating FRP Composites

National Science Foundation (FCT) Project PTDC/ECM-EST/1882/2014

Partners IST, UM, S&P Clever Reinforcement Iberica (S&P), TRIA, HTecnic Construções
Total funding 199,878.00€ IST funding 119,910.00€
Period 2016-2019

 

Summary

This project addresses the fire behaviour of reinforced concrete (RC) members incorporating fibre reinforced polymer (FRP) materials for two different applications: new construction with FRP rebars and strengthening with advanced FRP systems.