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National Institute of Standards and Technology
National Construction Safety Team Advisory Committee Meeting
Administration Building
Employees Lounge

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September 12, 2005
Open Session Agenda

8:30 a.m.

Welcome and Opening Remarks

NIST Opening Remarks

Paul Fitzgerald

James Hill

8:45 a.m.

Process for Submission and Consideration of Public Comments

Shyam Sunder
9:00a.m. Project 2—Baseline Structural Performance and Aircraft Impact Damage Analysis Fahim Sadek
9:20 a.m. Project 4—Investigation of Active Fire Protection Systems William Grosshandler
9:40 a.m. Project 5—Reconstruction of Thermal and Tenability Environment William Pitts
10:00 a.m. BREAK  
10:15 a.m. Project 8—Fire Service Technologies and Guidelines Randy Lawson
10:35 a.m. Project 1—Analysis of Building and Fire Code and Practices Richard Bukowski
11:00 a.m. Project 7—Occupant Behavior, Egress, and Emergency Communications Jason Averill
11:25 a.m. Project 6—Standard Fire Tests of WTC Tower Typical Floor Construction John Gross
Therese McAllister
Noon LUNCH  
1:00 p.m. WTC Towers Report Shyam Sunder
1:45 p.m. Update on Dissemination and Technical Assistance Program (DTAP) Shyam Sunder
2:00 p.m. Update on Safety of Threatened Buildings R&D Program William Grosshandler
2:30 p.m. BREAK  
2:45 p.m. PUBLIC COMMENT  
3:30 p.m. ADJOURN  

September 13, 2005
Open Session

8:30 a.m. Planning for NCST Advisory Committee Report to Congress Paul Fitzgerald
11:00 a.m. Other Committee Comments  

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