New York City's fire department has assembled one of the largest firefighter research populations in the world.
“They will soar 1,350 feet, higher than anything man has ever built”
Molten aluminum mixing with water could have ultimately brought the towers down
On September 11, 2001, the World Trade Center transformed from a pair of gleaming towers into a carcinogenic pile of...
The Rescue Reel lets upper-floor workers descend in safety in case of disaster
A tower within a Tower: extra cladding in the middle
Primers on high-security building design warn against basement garages. It’s a lesson learned from bitter experience: the 1993 truck bomb...
Fire protection and sensors to gird lifts so that people can exit fast
Refuge areas to offer shelter until it'sd safe to evacuate
A federal investigation of the World Trade Center disaster found that a key culprit in the buildings’ collapse was spray-on...
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