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Seismic Design for Buildings

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Seismic Design for Buildings

Publisher: Dept. of the Army
ISBN/ASIN: B002Y28G94
Number of pages: 481

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This manual provides criteria and guidance for the design of structures to resist the effects of earthquakes. It takes a general approach for the seismic design of buildings, including architectural components, mechanical and electrical equipment supports, some structures other than buildings, and utility systems. Primary emphasis is given to the equivalent static force design procedure.

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