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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
The Class of 1891 Department of Arts Fund Home Page http://hdl.library.upenn.edu/1017.12/366299
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
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.
Place Published Washington, D.C. :
Access Notes Also available via Internet from the web site. Address as of 6/06/02: http://www.house.gov/science/hot/wtc/wtcreport.htm; current access is available via PURL.
Corporate Au Added Ent United States. Federal Insurance and Mitigation Administration. ; United States. Federal Emergency Management Agency. Region II. ; Greenhorne & O'Mara.
PUB Date Free Form 2002}
BIB Level m
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
LCCN 2002410452
Merged OCLC records 50387864; 99030722; 183923613; 823201863
OCLC Time Stamp 20020722093023
Language eng
SUDOCS Number FEM 1.2:W 89
Origin OCLC
Type CAT
OCLC Rec Leader 02836cam 2200529 a 45020