Fire Resistance and Fire Protection Committee (ACI/TMS 216)

Chairperson: Nicholas Lang

This is a joint committee between ACI and TMS, with ACI serving as the lead sponsoring organization.

Mission

Develop and report information on the fire resistance and protection of concrete and masonry structures.

Goals:

  1. Develop resources to aide in designing concrete and masonry structures for fire safety
  2. Update “Code Requirements for Determining Fire Resistance of Concrete and Masonry Construction Assemblies” (ACI/TMS 216.1-14).

Upcoming Open Meetings:

ACI Spring Convention 2017 – 10/24/2016 10:00 AM-12:00 PM – Detroit, MI

Upcoming Educational Sessions:

Fire Resistance and Resiliency – Threats to Use of Concrete and Masonry Construction, Part 1 of 2, ACI Spring Convention 2017 – Detroit, MI

Fire Resistance and Resiliency – Threats to Use of Concrete and Masonry Construction, Part 2 of 2, ACI Spring Convention 2017 – Detroit, MI

Active Committee Documents:

• 216.1M-07: Code Requirements for Determining Fire Resistance of Concrete and Masonry Construction Assemblies (Metric)
• 216.1-14: Code Requirements for Determining Fire Resistance of Concrete and Masonry Construction Assemblies

Documents Under Development:

• 216.1M-14: Code Requirements for Determining Fire Resistance of Concrete and Masonry Construction Assemblies