seismic strengthening

seismic strengthening

Structural reinforcements and modifications made to a building to improve its resistance to damage from earthquakes.
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Contract awarded for Daehyun high school toilet improvement construction design, seismic strengthening structure design, structural supervision service
A strategic alliance of Hannon Armstrong Sustainable Infrastructure Capital Inc (NYSE:HASI) and Counterpointe Sustainable Real Estate LLC (CSRE), Hannon Armstrong Sustainable Real Estate (HASRE) closed a 25 year, USD10.5m Commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy (C-PACE) financing for energy efficiency measures and seismic strengthening of a new Hyatt Centric Hotel in downtown Sacramento, California, it said on Thursday.
Evaluation criteria for the case studies were adapted from the assessment tool for seismic strengthening of heritage buildings presented in Pattinson and Egbelakin (2016).
Both projects will be subject to the Special Terms for Economic Partnership as Japanese technologies, including seismic strengthening, neighboring/proximity construction, as well as excavation techniques for tunnel construction will be applied.
The PACE Equity project and sustainable features include seismic strengthening concrete and framing, domestic hot water, LED lighting, energy efficient HVAC systems and windows.
Eshghi, "A combination of GFRP sheets and steel cage for seismic strengthening of shear-deficient corner Re beam-column joints," Composite Structures, vol.
In this paper, three seismic strengthening techniques have been applied to the brick walls bonded with mud.
Efficiency and cost-benefit analysis of seismic strengthening techniques for old residential buildings in Lisbon, Journal of Earthquake Engineering, 1-36.
Through the CounterpointeSRE's PACE program, the local county or municipality offers a voluntary tax assessment increase in exchange for financing 100% of the costs to fund permanent green energy-saving, water-saving and seismic strengthening improvements.
Portland has a program called the Residential Seismic Strengthening Program.
It was suggested to conceive a Retrofitting Promotion System ( RPS) for such private buildings to look into structural evaluation and seismic strengthening of other nationally important buildings in Delhi.
Inspite of being relatively costly, its high strength to weight ratio and corrosion resistance in addition to easy transportation and installation has made FRP the main option for seismic strengthening of structures.