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When is an Under-Construction Wood Frame Apartment Building at Risk?
Source: Oregonlive.com, May 16, 2014

After an arson fire that destroyed the unfinished Monroe Apartments in Northeast Portland last year, fire officials are insisting on increased security at similar construction sites. The building was one of a wave of mid-rise apartment projects built with several stories of wood framing.
Narrator: "The skeleton of the building is formed in wood that is basically stacked like a giant campfire.”

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