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As I recall, the tiebacks were the main source of water leaking into the World Trade Center foundation after it collapsed. It was quite a challenge to solve that problem.
yep, it's a double-edged sword, so to speak. The tiebacks help the foundation walls from caving in by creating friction with the soil/bedrock they're inserted in, but they penetrate through the foundation wall and in doing so, create weak points in foundation.

My guess is (having not read any engineering forensics reagarding WTC collapse and its aftermath) that the shock from the collapse of the towers led to integrity of foundation wall at tiebacks and tiebacks themselves to be compromised.

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OK drewprof now you have made it.

Welcome to Ignore.

You will make a nice couple there with your close relative and lover Camel.


I'd like to know whose ignore list I am on.


Then again, those who placed me on their ignore list will not get to read this...


It's like the sound of one hand clapping.





fuck you to those who placed me on their ignore lists

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Please, I beg you, place me on your ignore list. Remember, ignorance is bliss.
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Please, I beg you, place me on your ignore list. Remember, ignorance is bliss.
Zeitgeist, if this was request to me, it is denied. You did nothing special to go to my Ignore list. You'll need to deserve it
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Zeitgeist, if this was request to me, it is denied. You did nothing special to go to my Ignore list. You'll need to deserve it
Hey since I am in your ignore list then I can say fuck you and you won't see it Cool, I am gonna make yu my online biatch
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