Inelastic Analysis of Fixed Offshore Platforms for Earthquake Loading

Seismic Calculation and '97 UBC
This chapter discusses seismic calculations in Microsoft Excel....

Seismic Calculations
This chapter discusses seismic calculations in Microsoft Excel....

Seismic Calculations: ASCE/SEI 7-05
This chapter discusses seismic calculations in Microsoft Excel....

Celerity: Wave Action
This chapter discusses the tabulation of wave action data in Microsoft Excel....

LRFD Compared to Working Strength Loads
This chapter contains examples used to demonstrate the design of footings to resist seismic loads....

Historic Preservation: Salt Lake City's Mormon Tabernacle Receives Seismic Upgrades

Short Takes: COPRI Group to Develop New Seismic Standard for Piers and Wharves

Seismic Engineering: Researchers Study Lake Tahoe Earthquake Faults

Offshore Engineering: Wave Farm Harnesses Ocean's Energy

Guidelines for the Testing of Seismic Isolation and Energy Dissipating Devices
This report outlines the HITEC Technical Evaluation Plan for seismic isolation and energy dissipating systems. The plan is designed to characterize the fundamental properties and performance...

Response of Tension Piles to Simulated Seismic Motion in Saturated Fine Sand

San Simeon Earthquake of December 22, 2003 and Denali, Alaska, Earthquake of November 3, 2002
Prepared by the Earthquake Investigations Committee of the Technical Council of Lifeline Earthquake Engineering of ASCE. This TCLEE Monograph provides...

Book Review: Earthquake Geodynamics: Seismic Case Studies edited by E. L. Lekkas. BIllerica, Massachusetts: WIT Press, 2004

Finished With a Flourish
The Walt Disney Concert Hall has survived budgeting shortfalls, a major earthquake, and formidable design changes to become an evocative beacon for the arts in downtown Los Angeles....

Buildings: Coastal Art Gallery Confronts Wind, Waves

Drinking Water: Work Begins on Seismic Upgrade of Critical Oakland Tunnel

Materials: Bamboo House Passes Seismic Test

Fundamentals of Seismic Isolation
This chapter examines fundamentals of seismic isolation, including its principles, history, and examples of seismically-isolated structures....

Analysis
This chapter presents a brief overview of the current analytical modeling techniques for isolated structures. Perhaps the biggest challenge in the design of an isolated structure is incorporating...

 

 

 

 

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