Domes give shelter from the storms

Domes give shelter from the storms

POSTED: Wednesday, October 10, 2012 - 6:00am

UPDATED: Wednesday, October 10, 2012 - 6:14am

ABC Domes, with its Texas base in Sealy, is poised to do a lot of the building

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; Federal emergency management officials have appropriated $50 million to build a series of domed, storm-proof shelters along the Texas coast to protect residents from hurricanes.

They must be strong enough to withstand hurricane winds of more than 175 mph and tornadoes up to 250 mph. To read more on this story head to The Houston Chronicle's website:

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