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September 11th - Two Years on

Synopsis
Video of a lecture, with slides, by Dr. Craig Gibbons of Arup. Two years on from September 11th he discusses the ramifications of the Twin Towers disaster on tall building design and the expectations of clients. Topics covered are buiding strength and management of mass exit of people from tall buildings. Protection from chemical and biological attack are also among the topics covered. Available in video or audio versions.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Year of release
2004
Year of production
2004
Subjects
Architecture
Keywords
architectural design; safety measures; skyscrapers; terrorism; World Trade Centre

Online availability

URI
http://www.datarchive.co.uk/dpx_ice/dpx.php
Price
free
Delivery
Streamed

Distributor

Name

Institution of Civil Engineers website

Web
http://www.ice.org.uk/knowledge/knowledge_library.asp External site opens in new window
Notes
In the ‘filmed lectures’ section of the website

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