Plants die, pavements cracks, finishes peel off. Sometimes things fail. This session will look at examples of failures both small and large to examine the root causes of those failures. We will examine the interactive roles design, documentation, construction, and maintenance play in the process.
Learn the causes of failure.
Examine the changes projects endure that contribute to failure.
Know how to apply techniques for deterring failure.
Examine case studies of common failures in the field.