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Title Engineering ground zero / A NOVA production by part2 pictures LLC and Docere Studios, Inc. in association with NHK for WGBH ; telescript by Timothy Smith and David Smith ; story by Timothy Smith ; produced by Timothy Smith, David Shadrack Smith ; co-producers, Tennaly Fortier, Jeff Seelbach ; directed by David Sharack Smith.
Imprint New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2013], ©2011.


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Description 1 online resource (1 video file (60 min.)) : sound, color
Note Originally produced as an episode of the television series Nova, and aired Sept. 15, 2011.
Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on December 08, 2013.
Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Title from distributor's description.
Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Performer Narrator, Lance Lewman.
Note 10 & up.
Subject One World Trade Center (New York, N.Y.)
One World Trade Center (New York, N.Y.)
World Trade Center Site (New York, N.Y.)
Skyscrapers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Design and construction.
Victims of terrorism -- Monuments -- New York (State) -- New York.
September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001 -- Anniversaries, etc.
New York (State) -- New York.
New York (State) -- New York -- World Trade Center Site.
September 11 Terrorist Attacks (2001) fast (OCoLC)fst01112794
Genre Documentary television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Educational television programs.
Internet videos.
Documentary television programs.
Educational television programs.
Internet videos.
Nonfiction television programs.
Contents Introduction: Engineering Ground Zero (2:10) -- Sponsors: NOVA (0:48) -- Rebuilding the Heart of New York (2:55) -- Design of Memorial Plaza (2:32) -- Lessons from the Twin Towers (3:07) -- Engineering the Concrete Core (5:45) -- Meeting the 9/11 Memorial Deadline (5:34) -- Two Memorial Pools (5:24) -- 1WTC Designed for Safety and Beauty (3:03) -- Engineering Super Strong Glass (4:53) -- Innovative Design of 1WTC (1:50) -- Engineering Steel for the Tower (2:26) -- Glass Walls for the Tower (2:26) -- Emotional Importance of the 9/11 Memorial (3:47) -- Memorial Plaza Forest (3:59) -- Changing the Meaning of Ground Zero (1:45) -- Credits: Engineering Ground Zero (1:49).
Summary On the tenth anniversary of 9/11, NOVA presents an epic story of engineering, innovation, and the perseverance of the human spirit. With extraordinary access granted by The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, Engineering Ground Zero follows the five-year construction of One World Trade Center (1 WTC) and the National September 11 Memorial and Museum.
Other Author Smith, David Shadrack. Author of screenplay. Producer. Director.
Smith, Timothy. Author of screenplay. Producer.
Fortier, Tennaly. Producer.
Seelbach, Jeff. Producer.
Lewman, Lance. Narrator.
Part2 Pictures.
Docere Studios.
WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Films Media Group.
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
Other Title Originally produced: Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), 2011.
Other Title Nova (Television program)