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Building Seismic Safety Council 2016 Colloquium

BSSC 2016 Colloquium

The National Institute of Building Sciences Building Seismic Safety Council (BSSC) hosted the second annual BSSC Colloquium on “Seismic Design Update 2016: An Interactive Exploration of the 2020 NEHRP Provisions and Project 17 Issues,” Tuesday, March 8, 2016. The Colloquium presented the latest on what is intended for the National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program (NEHRP) 2020 NEHRP Recommended Provisions for New Buildings and Other Structures, and for Project 17, Development of Next-Generation Seismic Design Maps.

2016 Colloquium Presentations

Project 17

Project 17 Development of Next-Generation Seismic Design Value Maps
Ronald O. Hamburger, SE, SECB
Simpson Gumpertz & Heger Inc.
 
Issue 4.1.1 Balancing Precision and Uncertainty
J. Daniel Dolan, PhD, PE
Washington State University
Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering
 
Acceptable Risk
Robert G. Pekelnicky, SE, PE
Degenkolb Engineers
 
Multi-Period Spectral Parameters
Charlie Kircher, PhD, PE
Kircher & Associates 
 
Deterministic Caps on MCER
C. B. Crouse, PhD, PE
AECOM, Seattle
 

2020 NEHRP Provisions

 
2020 NEHRP Provisions Issues: Introduction
S. K. Ghosh, PhD
S. K. Ghosh Associates Inc. 
 
2020 NEHRP Provisions Issues: Design and Analysis
S. K. Ghosh, PhD
S. K. Ghosh Associates Inc. 
 
2020 NEHRP Provisions Issues: Ground Motion
C. B. Crouse, PhD, PE
AECOM, Seattle
 
2020 NEHRP Provisions Issues: Concrete, Masonry, and Wood Structures
Kelly Cobeen, SE
Wiss Janney Elstner & Associates 
 
2020 NEHRP Provisions: Steel Issues
James O. Malley, SE,PE
Degenkolb Engineers and
Rafael Sabelli, SE, PE
Walter P. Moore 
 
2020 NEHRP Provisions Issues: Nonstructural Components
John D. Gillengerten, S.E.
Consulting Engineer 
 
2020 NEHRP Provisions Issues: Nonbuilding Structures
J. G. (Greg) Soules, PE, SE. PEng.
CB&I Inc.

 

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