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.
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
Robert G. Pekelnicky, SE, PE
2020 NEHRP Provisions Issues: Introduction
S. K. Ghosh, PhD
S. K. Ghosh Associates Inc.