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Government agency recommends updates to U.S. building codes after study of Joplin tornado

Government agency recommends updates to U.S. building...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 12, 2014

Information gathered after an extensive study of the costliest tornado on record could lead to new building and construction standards ...

Joplin, Missouri has seen more than $1 billion in construction since devastating tornado

Joplin, Missouri has seen more than $1 billion in...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 03, 2014

In the wake of the EF-5 tornado that devastated the community of Joplin, Missouri on the afternoon of May 22, ...

Home design with a tornado-proof core could serve as the blueprint for storm-proofing future communities

Home design with a tornado-proof core could serve as...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 19, 2013

After seeing countless homes destroyed in three recent natural disasters, an architectural contest was held to attract specific storm-proof house ...

New York Corps district aiding Joplin reconstruction

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Jun 07, 2011

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New York District, Planning and Response Team has been tapped to assist with ...

Disaster assistance for Missouri victims

Posted by Equipment World Staff on May 23, 2011

In the wake of devastating tornadoes that struck southwest Missouri on May 22, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has ...

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