When extinction is a good thing: fire in mass timber buildings

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Even among experienced developers and engineers, the performance of mass timber buildings in fire is a sensitive and often misunderstood topic. Wojtek Serwatka summarises the current state of knowledge in the industry regarding self-extinction in mass timber structures and its relation to overall fire safety strategy.

 

Article from Timber 2020 Industry Yearbook

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