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Re: Disaster dilemma

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Hey! It's our own damn fault by letting ICBO and BORPELS get away with giving
the architect the same level of competency in structural engineering. If you
don't like the way things are - complain to them!!

Regards,
Bill Allen

Tom Chiu wrote:

> What! Architects to inspect damaged buildings, you must be kidding.
> No wonder, the green tags were changed to red tags, after the engineers
> went inside the buildings.  You see, the architects were too busy
> looking at the exterior of the buildings, checking out curtain walls,
> carpeting etc.
>
> Tom Chiu, SE
> Thomas Engineering
>
> > >-----Original Message-----
> > >From:  Richard_Ranous/OES(--nospam--at)oes.ca.gov [SMTP:Richard_Ranous/OES(--nospam--at)oes.ca.gov]
> > >Sent:  Tuesday, January 20, 1998 9:49 AM
> > >To:    seaoc(--nospam--at)seaoc.org
> > >Subject:       Re: Disaster dilema
> > >
> > >
> > >We should be able to handle most any request for assistance in safety
> > >assessment.  We have close to 6,000 individuals registered between SEAOC,
> > >AIA, ACIA, ASCE, and CALBO.  For Northridge we used 600 plus around 200
> > >from the Army Corps of Engineers.
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > >
> >
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