|Building Seismic Safety Council 2008 Annual Meeting|
2008 Annual Meeting
Seismic Design Procedures Reassessment Group's Workshop
The BSSC Seismic Design Procedures Reassessment Group (SDPRG), also known as the Project 07 Committee, has met and held teleconferences since 2007 in an effort to explore the development of New Seismic Ground Motions Design Maps and Procedures for Use in the 2009 NEHRP Recommended Provisions. Their work resulted in proposals for the Provisions Update Committee's consideration.
This meeting, open to the BSSC membership and the pulic, also served as the BSSC annual meeting of the membership.
The documents below are available as Adobe Acrobat PDFs.
Goals and Status of the 2009 NEHRP Provisions Update
Introduction to SDPRG & Changes Proposed for the 2009 NEHRP Provisions
Summary of SDPRG Proposal for Changes to the 2009 NEHRP Provisions
The New 2008 USGS National Seismic Hazard Maps
Risk-Targeted Ground Motions
Proposed Update of USGS Java Ground Motion Parameter Calculator
Maximum Direction Ground Motions