Temperatures reached by the roof structure of Notre-Dame de Paris in the fire of April 15th 2019

Posted on
Notre Dame de Paris fire

OK, today we are inspired to share a story where science and fundamental research meets construction. Very old construction. When the 13th century Notre-Dame de Paris Cathedral burnt in 2019, the roof structure (made of oak frame) was almost completely destroyed. Journalists claimed soaring temperatures of 2000C / 3600F were reached during the fire. This […]