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Earthquake Retrofit Bay Area
Bay Area earthquake history. Since 1836, there have been five earthquakes in the San Francisco Bay Area with a magnitude of 6.75 or higher.
To keep a house from falling off its foundation in an earthquake, seismic retrofit strengthens three different areas of the house. These areas are all located in the basement and/or crawl space as defined in the two terminology illustrations above.
The 1989 Loma Prieta earthquake occurred in Northern California on October 17 at 5:04 p.m. local time (1989-10-18 00:04 UTC). The shock was centered in The Forest of Nisene Marks State Park approximately 10 mi (16 km) northeast of Santa Cruz on a section of the San Andreas Fault System and was named for the nearby Loma Prieta Peak in the Santa ...
The Earthquake Safety Program addresses the original BART system completed between 1972 and 1976, with a service area spanning three counties-Alameda, Contra Costa and San Francisco.
This map shows the composite shaking hazard across the Bay Area based on all earthquake scenarios and likelihood information using the Modified Mercalli Intensity (MMI) scale.
Thor Matteson's second award-winning book, Earthquake Strengthening for Vulnerable Homes, includes over 270 pages and 400 photos, illustrations, and diagrams showing effective and economical methods to strengthen your home or wood-framed building to resist earthquakes.
How much does a retrofit cost? Find answers to this and 22 other questions about earthquake retrofitting and seismic upgrades in Earthquake Safety's Frequently Asked Questions.
structural engineering earthquake retrofit We have been involved in numerous residential, public and commercial structural engineering projects all over Bay Area.
ABAG was created by local governments to meet their planning and research needs related to land use, environmental and water resource protection, disaster resilience, energy efficiency and hazardous waste mitigation.
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