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Main Title World Trade Center building performance study : data collection, preliminary observations, and recommendations /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
McAllister, Therese.
Corley, Gene.
Publisher Federal Emergency Management Agency, Federal Insurance and Mitigation Administration ; FEMA Region II,
Year Published 2002
Report Number FEMA 403
Stock Number 064-000-00029-2
OCLC Number 49905270
ISBN 0160673895; 9780160673894
Subjects Building failures--New York (State)--New York. ; September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001. ; Buildings--Blast effects. ; Tall buildings--Performance. ; New York (N.Y.)--Buildings, structures, etc. ; Evaluation. ; Skyscrapers--New York (State)--New York--Design and construction ; Building failures--Investigation--New York (State)--New York ; Tall buildings--Fires and fire prevention--New York (State)--New York ; Office buildings--Fires and fire prevention--New York (State)--New York
Additional Subjects World Trade Center (New York, N.Y.)--Design and construction
Internet Access
Description Access URL
http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS18973
http://www.house.gov/science/hot/wtc/wtcreport.htm
http://libaccess.mcmaster.ca/login?url=http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS18973
The Class of 1891 Department of Arts Fund Home Page http://hdl.library.upenn.edu/1017.12/366299
Holdings
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Status
EIAD  FEM 1.2:W 89 Region 2 Library/New York,NY 07/26/2002
Collation 1 volume (various pagings) : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Notes
Cover title. "FEMA 403." "May 2002." -- cover. "Produced by Greenhorne & O'Mara, Inc. (G & O) under contract EMW-99-CO-0267"--Title page verso. Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Notes
1. Introduction. Purpose and scope of study -- WTC site -- Timeline and event summary -- Response of the engineering community -- Overview of building codes and fire standards -- Report organization -- 2. WTC 1 and WTC 2. Building descriptions -- Building response -- Observations and findings -- 3. WTC 3. Design and construction features -- 1993 attack -- 2001 attacks -- Observations -- 4. WTC 4, 5, and 6. Design and construction features -- Building loads and performance -- Analysis of building performance -- 5. WTC 7. Structural description -- Fire protection systems -- Building loads -- Timeline of events affecting WTC 7 on September 11, 2001 -- Potential collapse mechanism -- 6. Banker Trust Building. Building description -- Structural damage description -- Architectural damage description -- Fireproofing -- Overall assessment -- Analysis -- 7. Peripheral buildings. World Financial Center -- Verizon Building -- 30 West Broadway -- 130 Cedar Street -- 90 West Street -- 45 Park Place -- One Liberty Plaza -- 8. Observations, findings, and recommendations -- A. Overview of fire protection in buildings -- B. Structural steel and steel connections -- C. Limited metallurgical examination -- D. WTC steel data collection -- E. Aircraft information -- F. Structural engineers emergency response plan. Report of a team of civil, structural, and fire protection engineers, deployed by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Structural Engineering Institute of the American Society of Civil Engineers (SEI/ASCE), in association with New York City and several other Federal agencies and professional organizations, to study the performance of buildings at the WTC site following the attack of September 11, 2001.