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Wind resistant structures

  1. 1. Wind Resistant Structures By: Dylan, Robert, and George
  2. 2. Wind Resistant Structures <ul><li>Hurricane Resistant </li></ul><ul><li>Spiral-Wind Resistant </li></ul><ul><li>Dome Spinning Building </li></ul><ul><li>Pyramid Structures </li></ul><ul><li>Cheese-hole Structure </li></ul><ul><li>Egg Shaped Structure </li></ul><ul><li>Propeller/Sky Scraper </li></ul>
  3. 3. Hurricane Resistant Buildings
  4. 4. Spiral- Wind resistant Building
  5. 5. Spiral- Wind resistant Building
  6. 6. Dome Spinning Building
  7. 7. Pyramid Structure
  8. 8. Cheese-Hole Structure
  9. 9. Egg Shaped Structures
  10. 10. Propeller/Sky Scraper
  11. 11. Effects on society Hurricane Katrina
  12. 12. Effects <ul><li>1,836 deaths </li></ul><ul><li>$81 Billion in damage </li></ul><ul><li>80% of the city was flooded </li></ul>
  13. 13. Before and After Katrina
  14. 14. What Can We Do <ul><li>Build more wind/hurricane resistant structures </li></ul><ul><li>Build more sturdy dams </li></ul>
  15. 15. Bibliography <ul><li>http://images.google.com/imghp?hl=en&tab=wi </li></ul><ul><li>http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hurricane_Katrina </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.hurricanekatrinainformation.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.reidsteel.com/information/hurricane_resistant_building.htm </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.freepatentsonline.com/7073298-0-large.jpg </li></ul>

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