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Pretty soft first story, but they may have scheduled gyp board interior 
shear walls.  Since the roof and most of the walls were still bare 
sheathing, that probably wasn't installed yet.  Or if it was installed, the 
 heavy rain could have turned it into oatmeal.  Pretty frugal design, but 
most likely means and (poor) methods?

Regards,
Carl W. Jenne, P.E.
Allan and Conrad, Inc.
Consulting Structural Engineers
Ring 407.628.5282 x 102
www.acstructural.com
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-----Original Message-----
From: seaint-seaosc(--nospam--at)mail-list.com [mailto:seaint-seaosc(--nospam--at)mail-list.com] On 
Behalf Of Michel Blangy Sent: Monday, January 13, 2014 1:36 PM
To: seaint-seaosc(--nospam--at)mail-list.com
Subject: RE: [SEAINT-SEAOSC] Condo Collapse

Not at all, huh?!!!?

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From: seaint-seaosc(--nospam--at)mail-list.com on behalf of Tarek Mokhtar
Sent: Monday, January 13, 2014 10:30 AM
To: seaint-seaosc(--nospam--at)mail-list.com
Subject: Re: [SEAINT-SEAOSC] Condo Collapse

It does not look like the plywood was nailed off

Tarek Mokhtar, SE

> This sure is going to be an easy one to solve ..
> 
> http://www.wral.com/news/local/video/13292004/

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