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  1. Technical Rescue Training: Training the Technical Rescuer

    Online Articles

    Thu, 4 Dec 2014

    a few minutes and then throw your “pitch.” I use the following exchange as an example: “Hey Pat, the structural engineer just informed us that the estimated load we’re shoring is about 15,000 pounds. 4x4s are going to be a no-go. What

  2. Firefighter Safety: You've Received a Mayday—Now What?

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    Thu, 3 Apr 2014

    rescue efforts. Assess need for heavy technical rescue teams. Monitor structural stability of building, call for structural engineer . Media control/Public information officer. Dispatch to monitor all radio frequencies. All subjects covered

  1. Baltimore Taxpayer Fire

    Magazine Articles

    Tue, 28 Jan 2014

    occupancy and all exposures that were not protected by a fire wall. It will become an ongoing operation until a structural engineer declares the building safe. After the fire, the department initiated an action review. Some of the main points

  2. Firefighter Training: Live Fire Training: Much Preparation for Safety

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    Wed, 23 Jan 2013

    structure . Certain jurisdictions suggest that a structural engineer conduct the inspection to determine the structural ..... costs to the training, but municipalities with a structural engineer on staff may eliminate that cost. The inspection

  3. Protecting and Preventing 24/7, 365

    Magazine Articles

    Tue, 1 Jan 2013

    permits were applied for or issued for the work being done on this structure. When the Building Department's structural engineer arrived, he surveyed the entire scene and began vacating the line of apartments over the work area. The survey

  4. Wood Shoring Systems: How Do They Perform?

    Magazine Articles

    Thu, 1 Sep 2011

    FEMA US&R and USACE US&R Program, as well as structure specialist instructors. ● DAVID J. HAMMOND is a structural engineer and a member of California's Urban Search and Rescue (US&R) Task Force 3 (CATF3). He has served on the

  5. Anchor Bolts in Concrete

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    Mon, 9 Mar 2009

    concrete without destroying the foundation. The structural engineer designs the concrete foundation's dimensions ..... steel requires the written approval of the design structural engineer , according to consensus standards and the requirements


    Magazine Articles

    Thu, 1 Feb 2007

    Marin US&R team included a structural engineer , who added a significant level of competence ..... experience. Therefore, the US&R structural engineer ’s vigilant evaluations of ..... within that area. Again, the structural engineer proved very helpful, adding


    Magazine Articles

    Tue, 1 Oct 2002

    According to the original structural engineer of the WTC, the buildings ..... Associates, a Houston-based structural engineer , believes that the following ..... building fireproofing. A structural engineer noted the problems of locating


    Magazine Articles

    Thu, 1 Jul 2004

    construction foreman, and a structural engineer . This secondary survey was ..... above the A side). The structural engineer felt that this slab could fall ..... slab of concrete. Once the structural engineer agreed that the truss could