search

UMD    CORE





The Grenfell Tower Inquiry earlier this month published a report by University of Maryland’s (UMD) Jose? Torero on the circumstances leading up to and surrounding the June 2017 fire at Grenfell Tower. Torero, the John. L Bryan Chair in the Department of Fire Protection Engineering and Director of the Center for Disaster Resilience in UMD’s A. James Clark School of Engineering, is one of five expert witnesses called by the Inquiry last fall.

Report findings and industry implications have been featured in international news outlets. Read and watch more English-language coverage at the links below. All expert reports are available at www.grenfelltowerinquiry.org.uk/evidence.

The views expressed in the articles above do not necessarily reflect the views of Jose? Torero or the University of Maryland.  

Members of the media are asked to contact media@grenfelltowerinquiry.org.uk or +44 7958 054267 with all questions.



Related Articles:
Glodon Software Gift to Support Advancements in Smart Construction
UMD Launches New Labs for Infrastructure Education and Research
Director’s Message: Robust Counter UAS is Integral to Successful Airspace Integration
Pilot’s Perspective: Six Tips for Flying in All Weather Conditions
UMD Risk Expert Contributes to National Academies Report on National Drone Policy
Tapping into the Largest Transportation Big Data Archive Is Easier than Ever
State, university officials celebrate launch of newly formed, cross-discipline transportation institute
UMD Awarded $1.4 Million to Design New Treatment for PCBs, Heavy Metals in Stormwater

June 20, 2018


«Previous Story  

 

 

Current Headlines

Rethinking Orbital Debris: More Space for Industry

Designed to Fail, Better

University of Maryland Breaks Ground on E.A. Fernandez IDEA Factory

UMD Welcomes Inaugural Class of Distinguished A. James Clark Scholars

Fabricating a better tomorrow

Snow Is More Complicated Than You Think

It's Not (Just) About the Destination

It takes a swarm: These robots talk to each other, make decisions as a group

Made of Star Stuff

Nisar and Odigwe Win 2018 International Space Solar Power Student Project Competition

 
 
Back to top  
CORE Home Clark School Home UMD Home Aerospace Engineering