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Gary:
 
I certainly did not intend to criticize anyone, much less condemn them.  I was merely responding to Bill Allen's question about design in Texas ... and my statement was factual.
 
Stan Caldwell

On Thu, May 7, 2009 at 7:10 AM, Gary L. Hodgson and Assoc. <design(--nospam--at)hodgsoneng.ca> wrote:
Talk about a blanket condemnation.
Gary

Stan Caldwell wrote:
Bill:
 This project was apparently designed in Canada ...
 http://www.dallasnews.com/sharedcontent/dws/dn/latestnews/stories/050609dnprobubblefolo.392c513.html
 Regards,
 Stan R. Caldwell, P.E., SECB, F.ASCE
Richardson, Texas
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 What I want to know is this: Doesn't anyone design for wind in Texas?

One little poof of wind, and an entire structure comes down?

T. William (Bill) Allen, S.E.

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