Seismic Debris Field for Collapsed RC Moment Resisting Frame Buildings

Abstract: The debris field of earthquake-induced building collapse can block or reduce the capacity of adjacent sidewalks and roads, hinder emergency and evacuation operations, and therefore adversely influence the seismic resilience of a community. To consider the...

ELS at the 16th World Congress on Earthquake Engineering (16WCEE)

Are you attending the World Conference on Earthquake Engineering (16WCEE) in Chile January 9th-13th, 2017? Learn more about how you can use Extreme Loading for Structures for the performance based design of structures against seismic, blast, high wind, impact,...

Release of SteelSmart System 7 – Service Pack 1

SteelSmart System 7 Service Pack  1 Updated “Special Seismic Design” in the Shear Wall Module. Updated  “Fastener Design” in the Curtain Wall Module. Updated 2013 Hilti fastener database. Updated “Bridging Connection”...