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The Metropolitan Section of SEI has made great strides in recent years collaborating with the other local structural engineering organizations and ASCE groups. Collaboration efforts have included cross advertising, support, and organizing joint...Read More >>
Forty-five local SEI Chapter leaders from across the U.S. including several SEI Graduate Student Chapter leaders participated in the SEI Local Leaders Conference October 5-6 at ASCE in Reston, VA. The meeting included an update on SEI initiatives,...Read More >>
Are you interested in the business side of structural engineering? The SEI Business Practices Committee is currently accepting applications for new members, including both experienced engineers with business expertise and at least one young...Read More >>
On September 10, at the invitation of the ASCE Colombia Section, SEI Board member Satyendra K. Ghosh, Ph.D., F.SEI, F.ASCE, gave a presentation at Unversidad de los Andes in Bogota, Colombia, on "Code Provisions for Earthquake-Resistant Design for...Read More >>
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Minimum Design Loads For Buildings and Other Structures (ASCE/SEI 7-16)
The 2016 edition of ASCE Minimum Design Loads and Associated Criteria for Buildings and Other Structures is available. Learn more about the new digital platform ASCE 7 Online, as well as the new ASCE 7 Hazard Tool, and sign up for release updates.
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Seismic Evaluation and Retrofit of Existing Buildings
Seismic Evaluation and Retrofit of Existing Buildings Standard ASCE/SEI 41-17, describes deficiency-based and systematic procedures that use performance-based principles to evaluate and retrofit existing buildings to withstand the effects of earthquakes.
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