Resilient Design

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Resilience is the ability of a building to respond to and bounce back from a disaster.

Resilient design involves the use of passive systems, energy production and storage, and other strategies to help ensure a building can (literally) weather the storm. It is increasingly important as our climate changes but also can help buildings respond to other risks such as earthquakes and cyberattacks.

Resilient Design

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