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For those forensic types the article was:
Lew, H.S., Carino, N.J., Fattal, S.G., and Batts, M.E., "Investigation of
Construction Failure of Harbour Cay Condominium in Cocoa Beach, Florida,"
NBS Building Science Series 145, National Bureau of Standards, August 1982.

Harold Sprague
The Neenan Company

-----Original Message-----
From: Christopher Wright [mailto:chrisw(--nospam--at)]
Sent: Wednesday, October 27, 1999 12:56 PM
To: seaint(--nospam--at)
Subject: RE: Engineering Title

>If recollection serves
>me, the collapse in Florida was in Cocoa Beach.
The ENR (October 22, 1981) article on the Harbor Bay (Cocoa Beach) 
collapse was on the same page as an article discussing NBS work on the 
Hyatt skyway disaster. NBS gave 'insufficient punching shear capacity' as 
the probable cause of the Harbor Bay collapse. 

Christopher Wright P.E.    |"They couldn't hit an elephant from
chrisw(--nospam--at)        | this distance"   (last words of Gen.
___________________________| John Sedgwick, Spotsylvania 1864)