Guideline for Seismic Upgrading of Building Structures

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AbstractThe Guideline describes conventional techniques of seismic upgrading of building structures and discusses their relative merits based on the objectives of seismic upgrading and the principal considerations in their choice and design. It also describes innovative seismic upgrading techniques such as supplementary damping and contains references to more detailed information on such techniques. It does not include techniques for upgrading of non-structural building components.
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AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
NoteAussi disponible en français: Lignes directrices pour la protection parasismique des structures de bâtiments existants
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NRC number38857
NPARC number20386711
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Record created2012-07-25
Record modified2016-05-09
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