Future-Proofing Buildings Against Natural Disasters

Future-Proofing Buildings Against Natural Disasters

When Hurricane Sandy landed on the East Coast on October 29, 2012, more than 55,000 buildings in New York City and its surrounding regions were rendered completely uninhabitable, displacing millions of people from their homes and offices and making the metropolitan area temporarily obsolescent. Sandy turned out to be the second-costliest hurricane in U.S. history, and the past six months have included some of the East Coast’s most damaging and costliest weather of all t

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