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THE WORST STRUCTURAL DISASTER IN U.S. HISTORY. Kansas City Hyatt Regency 7:05 PM, Friday July 17, 1981 114 dead, 200 injured. Source: http://lowery.tamu.edu/ethics. Source: Levi & Salvadori, “Why Buildings Fall Down”. Skyway construction. ROOF TRUSS. GUEST TOWER. FUNCTION BLOCK. 4TH

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The worst structural disaster in u s history

THE WORST STRUCTURAL DISASTER IN U.S. HISTORY

Kansas City Hyatt Regency

7:05 PM, Friday July 17, 1981

114 dead, 200 injured

Source: http://lowery.tamu.edu/ethics


The worst structural disaster in u s history

Source: Levi & Salvadori, “Why Buildings Fall Down”


Skyway construction

Skyway construction

ROOF TRUSS

GUEST

TOWER

FUNCTION

BLOCK

4TH

FLOOR SKYWAY

HANGER

ROD

2ND FLOOR SKYWAY

BOX BEAM

Adapted from: Levi & Salvadori, “Why Buildings Fall Down”


The worst structural disaster in u s history

Source: Levi & Salvadori, “Why Buildings Fall Down”


The worst structural disaster in u s history

Source: Levi & Salvadori, “Why Buildings Fall Down”

Source: http://lowery.tamu.edu/ethics


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