Tallest Towers: WTC

Tue, Nov 16, 199918:30:00

Leslie E. Robertson, Director of Design & Construction, LERA Consulting Structural Engineers, revisited the construction of the WTC’s twin towers.

Leslie E. Robertson

Leslie E. Robertson, one of the world’s leading structural engineers, collaborated closely with architects to create the innovative designs of the original World Trade Center, the U.S. Steel Tower in Pittsburgh, the Bank of China Tower in Hong Kong, Shanghai World Financial Center, and Lotte World Tower in Seoul. He retired as a partner in the firm Leslie E. Robertson Associates (LERA) at the end of 1994, continuing to work on LERA projects through 2012. He now practices as See Robertson Structural Engineers, LLC and also serves as a Design Director with the Robert Bird Group, a global consulting engineering firm.