Methodology for Seismic Design and Construction of Single-Family Dwellings (Supplementary Engineering Analysis Report) [open pdf - 3MB]
"This report presents the engineering basis for the Report titled, 'A Methodology for Seismic Design and Construction of Single-Family Dwelling'. The purpose of that Report was to develop seismic-resistive design and construction recommendations to reduce future probably earth-quake caused damage and hazards for single family residences. [...] Discussion in this report relevant to construction details are limited to those details which have not been previously used and are introduced by the Methodology or those details that represent a significant departure from the previous construction practice."
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