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Response to cbrer (Reply #20)

Mon Feb 20, 2012, 12:38 AM

24. I misremembered the name

Equitable, not reliable...

http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Equitable_Life_Building_(New_York_City)

But the fact you haven't yet run across it again suggests that your "research" has been pretty limited, since it, the Meridien Building fire, and several others are usually brought up along the way of these shopworn debates.

Let's start really simple with you. Can you tell me why fireproofing materials are applied to steel in office buildings? (Hint: we started doing it after the Equitable fire)

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