Hurricanes

Fortified Home Standards Outline Hurricane-Specific Roofing Guidelines
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Fortified Home Standards Outline Hurricane-Specific Roofing Guidelines

IBHS recommendations can serve as a guide for North Carolina contractors working... More

Deltec's Hurricane-Proof Homes Weather the Storm
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Deltec's Hurricane-Proof Homes Weather the Storm

5,000 Deltec Homes have been built in the past 50 years, and not one has been lost... More

A Waterfront Hurricane-Proof Modular Home
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A Waterfront Hurricane-Proof Modular Home

An ultra-resilient building shell will help the Solar Decathlon home weather... More

2014 Hanley Award Winner: Make It Right
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2014 Hanley Award Winner: Make It Right

For neighborhoods left in the wake of tragedy, Make It Right provides not just a... More

Top States and Cities Exposed to Storm Surge Damage
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Top States and Cities Exposed to Storm Surge Damage

CoreLogic's 2014 Storm Surge Report estimates the number of single-family homes... More

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Top 10 Cities for Flood Risk from Rising Seas

NOAA's report Sea Level Rise and Nuisance Flood Frequency Changes around the United States identifies the top 10 U.S. cities with the highest increase in nuisance flooding between 1957-1963 and 2007-2013. More

Eskew+Dumez+Ripple Wins the AIA 2014 Architecture Firm Award
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Eskew+Dumez+Ripple Wins the AIA 2014 Architecture Firm Award

Days after the death of founding partner Allen Eskew, the firm wins the... More

Urban Planner David Dixon On What the Industry Learned About Recovery From Post-Katrina New Orleans
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Urban Planner David Dixon On What the Industry Learned About Recovery From Post-Katrina New Orleans

From the bureaucracy to the grass roots to "hard resilience," David Dixon compares... More

AIA Design for Risk and Reconstruction Committee Co-Chair Illya Azaroff on Hurricane Sandy
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AIA Design for Risk and Reconstruction Committee Co-Chair Illya Azaroff on Hurricane Sandy

The Hurricane Sandy recovery is inciting information sharing among the New York... More

Resilient Design Gets Meta at TEDx at New York Institute of Technology
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Resilient Design Gets Meta at TEDx at New York Institute of Technology

Speakers at the New York Institute of Technology's TEDx event Thursday outlined... More

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