Seismic instrumentation of federal buildings
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Published by U.S. Dept. of the Interior, Geological Survey in [Menlo Park, CA] .
Written in English


  • Earthquake engineering laboratories -- Standards -- United States.,
  • Earthquake engineering -- Standards -- United States.,
  • Seismology -- Instruments -- Standards -- United States.

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Statementby Mehmet Çelebi ... [et al.].
SeriesOpen-file report -- 98-117., U.S. Geological Survey open-file report -- 98-117.
ContributionsÇelebi, Mehmet., Geological Survey (U.S.)
The Physical Object
Pagination38 leaves
Number of Pages38
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17700622M

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Order [Seismic Safety of New Buildings] signed on January 5, , this program will initially concentrate on instrumenting federally owned and leased buildings. Prior Recommendations Although not directly targeted to federal buildings, several workshops and meetings in the past referred to importance of seismic : Mehmet Çelebi, S.P. Nishenko. Get this from a library! Seismic instrumentation of federal buildings: a strawman draft document for consideration by federal agencies, presented at the NEP meeting, July 8, , FEMA building, Washington, D.C.. [Mehmet Çelebi; S P Nishenko; Geological Survey (U.S.)]. The recent seismic events have led to concerns on safety and vulnerability of Reinforced Concrete Moment Resisting Frame "RC-MRF" buildings. The seismic design demands are Author: Mehmet Celebi. OCLC Number: Notes: Cover title. "This replaces and supersedes OFR titled 'Seismic Instrumentation of Federal Buildings: Strawman document for Consideration by Federal Agencies' by M. Celebi and S. Nishenko.".

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