Seismic Guidelines for Ports

by Stuart D. Werner, (editor), Principal; Seismic Systems & Engineering Consultants, Oakland, CA,


American Society of Civil Engineers, Reston, VA
978-0-7844-0327-3 (ISBN-13) | 0-7844-0327-9 (ISBN-10), 1998, Soft Cover, Pg. 377
28 cm.
Technical Council on Lifeline Earthquake Engineering (TCLEE) Monograph 12
Out of Print: Not available at ASCE Bookstore.


Document Type: Book

Abstract: Seismic Guidelines for Ports was prepared by the Ports Committee of the Technical Council on Lifeline Earthquake Engineering of the American Society of Civil Engineers, a committee of experienced professionals for port authorities, government, consulting engineering firms, and the academic community. This volume includes lessons of experience form past earthquakes; a summary of current state of knowledge and practice of risk reduction planning through design, analysis and material components; and guidelines for response and recovery at ports.

Subject Headings: Ports and harbors | Consulting services | Earthquakes | Earthquake engineering | Lifeline systems | Risk management | Professional development | Government

 

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