Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. Earthquake articles below.
This online resource employs data and seismic hazard models resulting from FM Global's partnership with the Global Earthquake Model (GEM) Foundation.
McCarthy Building Companies employed alternative methods to improve the seismic performance of the Robert A. Young Federal Building in St. Louis, MO.
The popular National Institute of Building Sciences Building Seismic Safety Council webinar series—which covers some of the latest changes on seismic design and analysis—is now available online.
To help reduce earthquake risk for buildings, Arup provides damage mitigation through advanced “beyond code” techniques.
Richard P. Weiland of ICC stresses the importance of enforceable building codes in light of the one year anniversary of Haiti's devastating earthquake.