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Building L.A.'s tallest skyscraper to defy quakes
Thomas Curwen, award-winning staff writer, reports that the New Wilshire Grand will be the tallest structure built in a seismic hot zone. The challenges have been significant and there are no guarantees. "You can't ask an engineer to guarantee that a building will never collapse in an earthquake," engineer Leonard Joseph says. Read the story
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