This collection contains 86 peer-reviewed papers covering recent developments in lifeline earthquake engineering involving water, wastewater, gas and liquid fuels, electrical power, telecommunications, and transportation systems presented at the Sixth China-Japan-US Trilateral Symposium on Lifeline Earthquake Engineering, held in Chengdu, China, May 28–June 1, 2013.
TCLEE 31 discusses in detail the effects on lifeline infrastructure system of the July 16, 2007, Kashiwazaki, Japan, earthquake.
TCLEE 32 discusses in detail the performance of lifeline infrastructure systems during and after the August 15, 2007, Pisco, Peru, earthquake.
TCLEE Monograph 30 summarizes the observations of damage to lifeline infrastructure systems caused by the Sumatra-Andaman Island earthquake of December 26, 2004.
TCLEE Monograph 29 discusses in detail the performance of transportation infrastructure systems along the Gulf Coast during and after Hurricane Katrina in 2005.