This report offers practical recommendations regarding the design and safety of new and existing petrochemical facilities during and following an
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.
This report synthesizes the existing information on hybrid coupled wall (HCW) systems into helpful recommendations pertaining to their seismic analysis and design.
Finley Charney provides authoritative explanations of the seismic provisions offered in Minimum Design Loads for Buildings and Other Structures, Standard ASCE/SEI 7-05.
S.K. Ghosh, Susan Dowty, and Prabuddha Dasgupta describe the revisions to the seismic load requirements set forth in Standard ASCE 7-10, Minimum Design Loads for Buildings and Other Structures.
CDRM 2 examines the engineering balance between potential losses from natural disasters and financial commitments to infrastructure protection.