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Table 1 Large-scale non-standard structural fire tests listed in chronological order

From: A contemporary review of large-scale non-standard structural fire testing

Test* Year (approx.) Name of test and/ or research institute Reference
1 1959 Unbonded post-tensioned beam and slab assembly, USA Troxell, 1959
2 1982 AISI and NBS, USA Jeanes, 1982
3 1983 Multi-span continous unbonded post-tensioned slabs, Belgium Van Herberghen and Van Damme, 1983
4 1985 Stuttgart-Vaihingen University Germany British Steel, 1999
5 1986 Steel beams and portal frames with uniform heating, Germany Rubert and Schaumann, 1986
6 1987 Steel portal frame with fire load of wooden cribs, BRE, UK Cooke and Latham, 1987
7 1992 BHP-William Street, Australia British Steel, 1999
8 1994 BHP-Collins Street, Australia British Steel, 1999
9a 1996 BRE Cardington Steel Building (Test 1), UK British Steel, 1999
9b 1996 BRE Cardington Steel Building (Test 2), UK British Steel, 1999
9c 1996 BRE Cardington Steel Building (Test 3), UK British Steel, 1999
9d 1996 BRE Cardington Steel Building (Test 4), UK British Steel, 1999
9e 1996 BRE Cardington Steel Building (Test 5), UK British Steel, 1999
9f 1996 BRE Cardington Steel Building (Test 6), UK British Steel, 1999
10 1997 Punching shear test in standard testing furnaces Germany Kordina, 1997
11 1998 Car Park Fire Tests, CTICM, France Vassart and Zhao, 2011
12 1999 BRE Cardington Timber Frame, UK Lennon et al., 2000
13 1999 Tests on steel portal frames with pool fires, UK Wong et al., 1999
14 1999 Tests on steel portal frames with furnace with furnace exposure, China Zhao and Shen, 1999
15 2001 BRE Cardington Concrete Building, UK Bailey, 2002
16 2003 BRE Carington Steel Building (Test 7), UK Wald et al., 2006
17 2006 Ostrava Fire Test, Czech Technical University, Czech Republic Chlouba et al., 2009
18 2007 Harbin Institute of Technology, China Dong and Prasad, 2009a
19 2007 BRE Hollow-Core Slab Fire Test, UK Bailey and Lennon, 2008
20 2008 Mokrsko Fire Test, Czech Technical University, Czech Republic Chlouba and Wald, 2009; Wald, 2010; Wald, 2011
21 2008 FRACOF Fire Test, Metz, France Vassart and Zhao, 2011
22 2008 COSSFIRE Fire Test, Metz, France Vassart and Zhao, 2011
23 2008 Long span post-tensioned slab tested in a large furnace, UK Kelly and Purkiss, 2008
24 2008 Model continuous post-tensioned concrete slab standard fire, China Li-Tang et al., 2008
25 2008 Steel frames tested under 'natural' fires, Portugal Santiago et al., 2008
26 2009 Two-dimensional steel frames in custom furnace, China Dong and Prasad, 2009b
27 2010 Continuous post-tensioned concrete slabs in furnace, China Zheng et al., 2010
28 2010 Planar portal frames in standard fire exposures, China Han et al., 2010
29 2010 Hong Kong Fire Test, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China Wong and Ng, 2011
30 2010 CCAA-CESARE Test, Australia CCAA, 2010
31 2010 University of Ulster, UK Nadjai et al., 2011
32 2011 Punching shear tests in standard testing furnaces, Belgium Annerel et al., 2011
33 2011 TU Munich Fire Tests, Germany Stadler et al., 2011
34 2011 TU Vienna Fire Tests, Austria Ring et al., 2011
35 2011 University of Edinburgh and IIE Roorkie Test, India Sharma et al., 2012
36 2011 NRC, Ottawa, Canada Mostafaei, 2011
37 2011 Veseli Fire Test, Czech Technical University, Czech Republic Wald et al., 2011
38 N/A University of Sheffield’s connection testing furnace, UK Yu et al., 2011
39 N/A CERIB Promethee Facility, France Robert et al., 2009
40 N/A BAM Column Test Facility, Germany Korzen et al., 2010
41 N/A CSTB Vulcain Test Facility, France CSTB, 2011
42 N/A NIST NFRL Extension Test Facility, USA NIST, 2011
43 Planned? University of Victoria CESARE Fire Test, Melbourne, Australia Proe and Thomas, 2010
  1. * Reference Figure 1.