Investigating Irma: What Today’s Hurricanes Mean for Building Design

10/19/2018 | By Janelle Penny

Hurricane Building Design

Hurricane Irma was the costliest storm in Florida’s history and devastated the U.S. Virgin Islands. The investigative teams examining both places after the storm discovered design issues that have wide-ranging implications for building codes and design strategies.

Learn what did and didn’t stand up to the storm with structural engineer William L. Coulbourne.

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