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Strength validation and fire endurance of glued-laminated timber beams

Erwin L. Schaffer

Strength validation and fire endurance of glued-laminated timber beams

by Erwin L. Schaffer

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory in Madison, WI .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wooden beams -- Testing.,
  • Laminated wood -- Testing.,
  • Fire resistant materials -- Testing.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementErwin L. Schaffer ... [et al.].
    SeriesResearch paper FPL -- 467.
    ContributionsForest Products Laboratory (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination16 p. :
    Number of Pages16
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15331055M

    Glued laminated timber (glulam) beams are highly engineered components manu-factured from specially selected and positioned lumber laminations of varying strength and stiffness properties. These fabricated beams are often specified where a certain span, strength and/or stiffness is required. As such, glulam beams are generally designed for andFile Size: KB. Assessment of the shear strength of glued-laminated timber in existing structures T. Tannert 1, A. Müller 2 & T. Vallée 3 Abstract Civil engineering codes and standards reflect the knowledge in designing new structures. But when it comes to the assessment of existing structures, the.

    plates on glued laminated timber bridges. Simple beam bridges made of glued laminated timber have comparatively short span length, however, the span length can be expected to be longer if it is reinforced by CFRP plates. The girder height is also expected to become lower by this reinforcement. 2. Timber Beams for Tests Outline of Test Specimens. lower strength and stiffness lodgepole pine can be utilized in the inner laminations of Douglas-fir glued-laminated beams with little detectable effect on their bending strength and stiffness. Design criteria presented can be used to determine the extent to which such a lower strength species might be utilized and the effect on beam Size: KB.

    Stress perpendicular to grain in glued laminated timber girders with special shapes. Vlatka Rajčić. Faculty of Civil Engineering, University of Zagreb, Croatia. Abstract. The paper presents the results of few researches in Croatia in the field of stress perpendicular to grain analysis inside glued laminated timber girders with special Size: KB. Dunscar Timber - Glulam Laminated Timber / Glulam Beams. HOME > Glulam Laminated Timber / Glulam Beams 'Glulam' is the commonly used abbreviation for 'Glued Laminated Timber'.Glulam’s tensile characteristics make it suitable for long span, load-bearing widths, such as is an exceptionally strong material, used for load-bearing structures where visual .


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Strength validation and fire endurance of glued-laminated timber beams by Erwin L. Schaffer Download PDF EPUB FB2

Strength Validation and Fire Endurance of Glued-Laminated Timber Beams Erwin L. Schaffer, Engineer1 Catherine M. Marx, Research General Engineer2 Forest Products Laboratory, Madison, WI Donald A. Bender, Graduate Student3 Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN Frank E.

Woeste, Engineer. Get this from a library. Strength validation and fire endurance of glued-laminated timber beams. [Erwin L Schaffer; Forest Products Laboratory (U.S.)] -- A previous paper presented a reliability-based model to predict the strength of glued-laminated timber beams at both room temperature and during fire exposure.

This Monte Carlo simulation procedure. predictions compared favorably with test data for glued-laminated beam strength data with 8 and 10 laminations; however, the model predicted strength values 30 percent higher for glued-laminated beam strength data with 4 laminations.

Fire endurance and structural resistance were evaluated by artificially reducing the cross section. Glued Laminated Timber [8]. Wet-use adhesives were used for face bonding of the laminations. APA staff was present during the lumber selection and manufacturing for all test specimens.

In this study, a total of glulam beams, as shown in Table 1, was tested at the APA Research Center in Tacoma, Washington in the as-received indoorFile Size: 78KB.

The fire resistance of glued-laminated timber (glulam) beams is usually determined by calculation models or by tests. The evaluation of the fire resistance tests is accompanied by an uncertainty with regard to the timber material properties, which is, however, important to know when comparing the test results to the effective cross-section method according to EN Cited by: 1.

Glued laminated timber, also abbreviated glulam, is a type of structural engineered wood product constituted by layers of dimensional lumber bonded together with durable, moisture-resistant structural adhesives. In North America, the material providing the laminations is termed laminating stock or lamstock.

This article will examine the effect of the knots distribution on strength of glued laminated timber beams. A finite element model was made to simulate glued laminated timber beams with defects (knots) to simulate and predict behavior in areas containing knots while bending.

This model was then compared with results from static bending test of glued laminated timber : Pavel Klapálek, Lenka Melzerová.

Large-scale fire-resistance tests in combination with extensive finite-element analyses showed that a modification of the zero-strength layer thickness of d 0 = 7 mm currently used in a standard design code should be discussed for glued-laminated timber loaded in bending in a future release of this design code.

The purpose of this study was to investigate the strength properties of glued laminated timber composed of edge-glued laminae and to investigate the influence of edge gluing on the strength properties.

Glued laminated timber composed of multiple-grade laminae (symmetrical composition, strength grade EF, 10 laminations) was produced from Cited by: 4. Schaffer EL, Marx CM, Bender DA, Woeste FE () Strength validation and fire endurance of glued-laminated timber beams Google Scholar Schmid J, Just A, Klippel M, Fragiacomo M (a) The reduced cross-section method for evaluation of the fire resistance of timber members: discussion and determination of the zero-strength by: 1.

Load span tables for Stockspan 8 laminated radiata pine beams Woods and Forests Dept Adelaide Reliability formulation for the strength and fire endurance of glued-laminated beams [microform] / D.A. Strength validation and fire endurance of glued-laminated timber beams [microform] / Erwin L.

Schaffer. Standard (JAS) for Structural Glued Laminated Timber, APA conducted a series of full-scale glulam beam tests to evaluate the effect of non-glued edge joints in multiple-piece layups on the horizontal shear strength of glulam beams.

This paper describes the test results and findings from the checking and non-glued edge joint studies. Introduction. STRUCTURAL COMPOSITE LUMBER & GLUED LAMINATED TIMBER AWARENESS GUIDE AMERICAN WOOD COUNCIL 2 Figure 3 SCL Log Processing Methods Rotary Peel Log Strand Laminated Strand Lumber (LSL) Laminated Veneer Lumber (LVL) Oriented Strand Lumber (OSL) Parallel Strand Lumber (PSL) The manufacturing process for all SCL typically in.

Strength Validation and Fire Endurance of Glued-Laminated Timber Beams. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory. Post-Fire Assessment of Author: Cole Moller. But for new types of engineered wood products e.g.

CLT cross laminated timber, the fire performance is very complex and extensively researched [22, 23]. Whole frame response at fire exposure, load. glued laminated timber (glulam) and laminated veneer lumber (LVL) have been developed to improve the properties of timber.

This paper present the results of a preliminary investigation on the bending strength behavior of glulam manufactured from selected Malaysian tropical timber namely, resak and keruing in accordance with MS Glued-laminated timber, or glulam, is a timber product manufactured from dimensional lumber, called laminating stock.

This laminating stock (lamstock) comes in 2” nominal thickness and standard nominal widths although custom widths are possible ranging from 2”. Glued Laminated Wood Goodlam is a division of Goodfellow Inc. specialized in the design, manufacturing and fabrication of glued-laminated timber, commonly known as Glulam.

Glulam is a structural engineered wood product used for over a century because of its beauty, low cost, ease of construction and superior strength.

The reduced cross section approach was originally derived in the s based on numerical simulations of the fire behaviour of glued-laminated timber beams exposed to fire on three-sides by Schaffer. Fig. 1 shows that this approach is fundamentally based on an assumed variation of mechanical properties of the timber below the char, which in turn is based on a small number Cited by: Glued laminated timber (glulam) beams are highly engineered components manufactured from specially selected and positioned lumber laminations of varying strength and stiffness.

These fabricated beams are often specified where a certain span, strength and/or stiffness is required. As such, glulam beams are generally designed for and used in. PATTERN DESIGN OF THE GLUED LAMINATED TIMBER BEAMS Four groups of five-lamination glued laminated timber beams were designed.

Within a particular beam, the laminations were identified from the compression face as 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, and 5th laminations.

The grouping of the patterns were identified as groups A, B, C, and D as shown in Figure 1.Glued laminated timber (glulam) beams are highly engineered components manu-factured from specially selected and positioned lumber laminations of varying strength and stiffness properties.

These fabricated beams are often specified where the span, strength or stiffness requirements for a specific application call for a highly engineered wood File Size: 77KB.smaller length of a real 10 m span composite floor realized in Forlì, Italy [12].

Two glued laminated beams made of European spruce timber were connected to a normal weight concrete slab cast above a corrugated steel sheathing. The glulam was purchased as strength class GL24h according to prEN [13].