TITLE

EXPERTS DEBATE FUTURE OF THE SKYSCRAPER IN WAKE OF DISASTER

AUTHOR(S)
Post, Nadine M.; Rosenbaum, David B.; Angelo, William J.; Sawyer, Tom; Reina, Peter
PUB. DATE
September 2001
SOURCE
ENR: Engineering News-Record;9/24/2001, Vol. 247 Issue 13, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on debates of experts on the future of skyscrapers in the wake of the terrorist attack on the World Trade Center in New York. Conduction of study to better design blast resistance into at-risk buildings; Necessity of improving codes for supertall buildings; Precautionary measures to be considered by designers.
ACCESSION #
5281209

 

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