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Debates Continue Over Big Dig Material Failures

Posted September 02, 2006 10:00 AM

When Boston's "Big Dig" Central Artery/Tunnel Project made news for crumbling ceiling panels, conversations started brewing in engineering circles. The use of heavy, concrete ceiling panels sparked debates not only about material choices, but the effectiveness of epoxy anchors. Design News reviews the troubled $14 billion project, providing links to comments and coverage of this tragic, but classic, example of material failure.

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